International Law Office

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Guy Castegnaro

Court recognises employees' right to disconnect when on leave

Employment & Benefits - Luxembourg
Castegnaro

As new information and communication technologies continue to be developed, employees are increasingly connected to their business phones or computers outside their working hours.

Jürg Schneider

Federal Council offers financial assistance to online media

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Switzerland
Walder Wyss

In view of the media industry's ostensibly democratic and political role, the Federal Council has decided to adopt effective and feasible support measures.

Katie Lee

Amended PMNOC Regulations: second anniversary update

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The amended Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, which came into force in 2017, heralded significant changes to the landscape for pharmaceutical companies in Canada.

Kate McKenna

Recent rulings on state aid

Litigation - Ireland
Matheson

Two recent Irish court rulings have helped to shed light on the role of the national courts in state aid cases.

Elena Christodoulou

Tax incentives for start-ups

Corporate Tax - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

Innovation and entrepreneurship are heavily sought after by countries looking to ameliorate and modernise their economies.

Cristina Tudoras

Directors' confidentiality obligations

Company & Commercial - Romania
Schoenherr

Under Romanian law, the scope and duration of a director's confidentiality obligations must be agreed in the mandate agreement to be concluded between the director and their company.

OnDemand

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey