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Elizabeth Mireya Freidenberg

Airlines challenge fines by immigration office

Aviation - Argentina
Freidenberg Freidenberg & Lifsic

It is not unusual for immigration authorities to pursue airlines for infringements of the passenger documentation requirements which travellers must meet in order to enter a country.

Simon J Little

Private M&A on trial: interpreting private M&A sale and purchase provisions

Corporate Finance/M&A - United Kingdom
Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP

Two recent High Court of Justice decisions provide guidance on the interpretation of provisions customarily included in sale and purchase agreements for the acquisition of private companies or businesses.

Jade Courtney

Copyright conundrum: what you need to know when rebranding

Intellectual Property - South Africa

Many corporates and start-ups that enlist third-party graphic designers to create logos or corporate identities during a rebrand are unaware of the legal implications of contracting third parties and thus often find themselves in costly and time-consuming litigation.This is because, under South African law, a third-party graphic designer commissioned to design a corporate's logo will own the copyright in said work.

Hao Zhan

Why doesn't safe harbour rule apply to non-IP monopoly agreements?

Competition & Antitrust - China
AnJie Law Firm

The State Administration for Market Supervision recently promulgated the Interim Provisions for Prohibiting Monopoly Agreements.

Brian Simms

Supreme Court identifies its jurisdictional limits to assist in trust arbitration proceedings

Arbitration & ADR - Bahamas
Lennox Paton

The Supreme Court recently clarified its jurisdictional limits to assist in trust-related arbitrations, ruling that it has no such jurisdiction to allow service outside an action's jurisdiction.

Stephan Schmalzl

Frolicking in the (cash)pool? Hesitant embrace of state-of-the-art cash management

Banking - Austria
Schima Mayer Starlinger

The Supreme Court recently dismissed an insolvency administrator's complaint challenging the enforcement of an account pledge provided to a bank as security for a notional cash pool arrangement.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

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