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Jean-François Cloutier

Upcoming federal elections: employees' right to vote

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

The Canada Elections Act provides that every employee who is an elector is entitled to three consecutive hours off work to vote.

Keith Robinson

Enforcement of foreign arbitral awards

Arbitration & ADR - Bermuda
Carey Olsen Bermuda

A recent Supreme Court judgment has once again confirmed Bermuda's status as a sophisticated, arbitration-friendly jurisdiction.

Liat Rotman

Court redefines relationship between insureds, tortfeasors and National Insurance Institute

Insurance - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

Employees in Israel are automatically insured for work accidents by the National Insurance Institute (NII).

Haco van der Houven van Oordt

Court removes need for bailiffs to board ships to execute arrests

Shipping & Transport - Netherlands
AKD The Netherlands

The Netherlands has long been considered one of the most favourable jurisdictions in which to arrest a ship.

Riccardo Fruscalzo

Milan court sets precedent on second medical use invention plausibility

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Italy
Hogan Lovells

Few Italian precedents have considered the plausibility of a second medical use invention as a potential requirement for patent validity.

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.

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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