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Christopher Loh

Most important patent cases of 2019 thus far

Intellectual Property - USA
Venable LLP

Thus far, 2019 has been an eventful year for US patent law.

Brian Simms

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

Private Client & Offshore Services - 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.

Katie Lee

Bill C-97 receives royal assent and Health Canada opens consultation on advanced therapeutic products

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Advanced therapeutic products have been the topic of much debate recently.

Karen Lorenz

Suspension of limitation period in coverage dispute

Insurance - Germany
Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein

German law provides several circumstances in which the limitation period in an insurance coverage dispute may be suspended, subject to the case facts.

Guy Tompkins

Diminution not required for voidable transactions

Litigation - New Zealand
Wilson Harle

The Supreme Court recently confirmed that the requirements outlined in Section 292 of the Companies Act 1993 are all that is required in order to void an insolvent transaction.

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.

OnDemand

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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