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Varun Sharma

Steering between opposite ends of a spectrum: yin and yang of criminal complaints

Litigation - India
Clasis Law

The Code of Criminal Procedure 1973 bars the courts from taking cognisance of offences directed against the administration of justice for the purpose of preventing baseless or vindictive prosecutions by private litigants, parties or third parties.

Dmitry Ekenin

EAPO announces launch date of Eurasian industrial design patent applications

Intellectual Property - International
Sojuzpatent

In 2019 the Protocol on the Protection of Industrial Designs to the Eurasian Patent Convention was signed in Nur-Sultan, Kazakhstan.

Mira Todorovic Symeonides

Regulatory Authority for Energy approves gas distribution network development for rest of Greece

Energy & Natural Resources - Greece
Rokas Law Firm

Regulatory Authority for Energy Decision 1615/2020 – which approves the Public Gas Distribution Networks SA 2021 to 2025 development programme for the distribution network for the rest of Greece (ie, areas of Greece other than Attica, Thessalonica and Thessaly) – was recently published in the Official Journal.

Alicia Herrador Muñoz

Composition of active mass: description of goods and rights

Insolvency & Restructuring - Spain
Augusta Abogados

Under Article 198 et seq of the Consolidated Text of the Bankruptcy Law, the bankruptcy administration must prepare an inventory of the insolvent party's assets and rights, including their value, by the end of the day immediately preceding the day on which it presents its report.

W Todd Miller

Supreme Court clarifies scope of FTC's powers and prohibits it from common strategy for seeking monetary relief

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Baker & Miller PLLC

More than four decades after the Federal Trade Commission began filing consumer protection actions in federal court for retroactive monetary relief without first completing an administrative proceeding, and more than two decades after it began using this same approach in antitrust cases, the Supreme Court has finally weighed in on the practice, unanimously declaring that it has never been authorised by law..

Andrew Osborne

Important pointers about EU Settlement Scheme-related deadlines

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

The main EU Settlement Scheme deadline is 30 June 2021; however, there are other deadlines and considerations of which applicants and their employers may be unaware.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru