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Kate McKenna

European Commission issues study on enforcement of state aid rules and decisions by national courts

Litigation - European Union
Matheson

The European Commission recently published a study which identifies the emerging trends and best practices with regard to the national courts' enforcement of state aid law across the European Union.

Steffen Maelicke

Insurance law aspects of recourse claims against subcarriers

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Dusseldorf Higher Regional Court has ruled on the insurance law aspects of recourse claims against subcarriers.

Sara Baldus

Board of Equal Treatment finds that amendment of homeworking agreement was not discriminatory

Employment & Benefits - Denmark
Norrbom Vinding

The Board of Equal Treatment recently found that an amendment to a university lecturer's homeworking agreement and her subsequent termination did not conflict with the Anti-discrimination Act.

Llewellyn V Boyer-Cartwright

Gateway to The Bahamas: runway rehabilitation project

Aviation - Bahamas
Callenders & Co

In recent years, there has been significant growth in air traffic to and from The Bahamas.

David Hanke

CFIUS 2.0: real estate as a platform for foreign espionage against the government?

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS) is finalising its draft regulations to implement the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernisation Act 2018 (FIRRMA).

David Schwartz

Get ready now: new Patent Rules in force 30 October 2019

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Two requirements under the new Patent Rules warrant particular attention for new Canadian patent applications and national phase entries: the Patent Cooperation Treaty national phase entry deadline and the requirement for certified copies of priority documents.

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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