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Marco G Remiorz

Additional place of jurisdiction clause in ADSp 2017

Shipping & Transport - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

The Freight Forwarders' Standard Terms and Conditions (ADSp) are general terms of service recommended by several trade associations.

Ameet Datta

District court grants significant damages in IP case, paving the way for future decisions

Intellectual Property - India
Saikrishna & Associates

The Indian district courts rarely grant significant damages in IP cases.

Sophie Arseneault

Please hold the line: what to do when receiving calls from employment insurance officers

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

An adjudicator considering allegations of unjust dismissal under the Canada Labour Code recently ruled that an employer was prohibited from asserting dismissal for misconduct since the issue had already been decided by an employment insurance officer.

Man Mohan Sharma

CCI penalises Godrej for role in bilateral ancillary cartel

Competition & Antitrust - India
Vaish Associates Advocates

In January 2019 the Competition Commission of India imposed a penalty of Rs85,01,364 on Godrej & Boyce Manufacturing Co Ltd for its role in a bilateral ancillary cartel, which violated Section 3(3) read with Section 3(1) of the Competition Act.

Antony Sassi

Court rejects solicitors' application to dismiss based on time-bar

Litigation - Hong Kong
RPC

The High Court recently rejected a defendant solicitors' firm's application to strike out a plaintiff's claim on the ground that it was commenced too late.

Abigail Smith

Countdown begins: getting ready for new patented medicines pricing regime

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

The long-awaited amendments to the Patented Medicines Regulations were recently published in Part II of the Canada Gazette.

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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