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Jocelyn Yean Tse Lim

2018 developments in statutory adjudication

Construction - Malaysia
SKRINE

In 2018 Malaysia saw considerable developments in case law on statutory adjudication.

Ole Kristian Olsby

Employer liable for customer's sexual harassment of employee

Employment & Benefits - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

A recent district court ruling demonstrates that an employer can be liable for a customer's sexual harassment towards an employee.

Godofredo Mendes Vianna

Brazil expands its maritime border

Shipping & Transport - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

In March 2019 the UN Convention on the Law of the Sea's Commission on the Limits of the Continental Shelf partially approved Brazil's April 2015 southern margin request, which will allow Brazil to add 170,000km2 to its continental shelf in addition to its exclusive economic zone.

Sian Edmunds

Why is a change to allergen labelling laws necessary and what will happen next?

Product Regulation & Liability - United Kingdom
Burges Salmon LLP

The government recently announced that food businesses will soon be required to provide full ingredient labelling on foods which are pre-packed for direct sale.

Donna M Parisi

SEC proposes modifications to cross-border application of security-based swaps regime

Derivatives - USA
Shearman & Sterling LLP

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continues to take steps towards the implementation of its security-based swap (SBS) dealer registration framework.

Arthur Shay

New drone regulations to come into force in 2020

Aviation - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

Further to the Unmanned Vehicles Technology Innovation Experimentation Act, which entered into force on 1 June 2019, a new regulation for drone use under the latest amendment to the Civil Aviation Act will take effect on 31 March 2020.

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