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Agnieszka Fedor

Recent legislative changes: everything HR departments need to know

Employment & Immigration - Poland
Sołtysiński Kawecki & Szlęzak

Ongoing monitoring of the latest legislative changes is an essential part of HR departments' work.

Eugenio Vaccari

Milan Tribunal rules on companies' business continuity and directors' removal for alleged management irregularities

Corporate & Commercial - Italy
Grieco e Associati

In 2019 the Milan Tribunal ruled in a case concerning the removal of directors for alleged management irregularities.

Olaf Hartenstein

Theft of semi-trailer and violation of safety instructions

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

A recent Federal Supreme Court concerned a clause in a consignor's general terms and conditions, according to which loaded vehicles had to be monitored while parked or parked where sufficient safety was guaranteed.

George Mitchell

Welcome relief? Mitigating double taxation of beneficiaries

Private Client & Offshore Services - United Kingdom
Forsters LLP

UK-residents who are US citizens and beneficiaries of US trusts may be taxed twice on the trust's income or capital gains because of the overlapping scope of UK and US taxation.

Christian Werenberg

Does the EU directive regarding 'large risks' include vessels bought for private use?

Insurance - Denmark
WSCO Advokatpartnerselskab

In two previous verdicts a district court found that prorogation of jurisdiction can be validly agreed in a yacht insurance contract, even where consumer interests are concerned and the contract requires that legal proceedings be brought in a court in the insurer's home country.

Jared Stringham

Novartis prevails against motion for judgment on pleadings in Entresto patent litigation

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

Chief Judge Stark of the US District Court for the District of Delaware recently ruled in favour of Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation against the generic defendants Torrent Pharma Inc and Torrent Pharmaceuticals.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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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