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Anita Krizmanić

Measures introduced to protect businesses affected by COVID-19 pandemic

Corporate & Commercial - Croatia
Macesic & Partners

On 20 March 2020 Parliament almost unanimously passed amendments to 19 laws enabling the government to implement rules and regulations for 63 different measures which aim to help and protect domestic businesses, companies and citizens whose business activities have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.

David Schwartz

Parliament passes legislation implementing USMCA

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Bill C-4, which implements the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), has received royal assent from the governor general.

Jonas Löfgren

Biosimilars still not subject to mandatory substitution

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

Both the Medical Products Agency and the Dental and Benefits Agency (the authority which decides on reimbursement) have long held the position that biosimilars are not interchangeable or substitutable with their reference products, which has been reiterated in different policy papers since 2007.

Richard Schmidt

Supreme Court judgment: choice of law by conduct in litigation?

Litigation - Hungary
SMARTLEGAL Schmidt & Partners

Can parties' conduct during litigation amount to an implied choice-of-law agreement based on EU Regulation 593/2008? This article analyses a recent Supreme Court judgment concerning this question.

Maya Ito

Impact of Civil Code reform on energy and natural resource transactions

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

In 2017 the Civil Code, which was enacted in 1896, was substantially amended for the first time in more than a century.

Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (23-30 March 2020)

Derivatives - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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