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Catharine Bell

Family governance – enforceability and sustainability in private wealth structures

Private Client & Offshore Services - International
Forsters LLP

Any legal structure incorporating family governance principles will be a hybrid of elements from corporate governance but with flexibility that is not possible in a truly commercial context; rigid structures and families rarely go together.

José Calvo

Second preliminary injunction request based on amended form of patent dismissed

Intellectual Property - Spain
Grau & Angulo

In November 2020 Barcelona Commercial Court 1 dismissed the second preliminary injunction request filed by Sanofi against Mylan in relation to an insulin glargine biosimilar product, concluding that the new alleged circumstances did not justify it.

Srdjana Petronijević

Competition authority opens investigation into potential RPM practice in consumer electronics market

Competition & Antitrust - Serbia
Moravčević Vojnović and Partners in cooperation with Schoenherr

The Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) has opened an investigation and conducted dawn raids at the premises of importers and wholesalers of consumer electronics for possible anti-competitive agreements concerning resale price maintenance.

Síobhra Rush

Vaccination for COVID-19 – can employers require their employees to be vaccinated?

Employment & Immigration - Ireland
Lewis Silkin

With a vaccination against COVID-19 in sight, many employers in Ireland will understandably be eager to have their employees vaccinated in hope of their workplace returning to some form of normality.

Nicolas Contis

Clarification of rules on fast-track appeal proceedings

Litigation - France
Kalliopé

The Code of Civil Procedure provides for fast-track proceedings before the courts of appeal in certain cases.

Jocelyn Yean Tse Lim

Continuing rise of statutory adjudication

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - Malaysia
SKRINE

The surge in the number of disputes involving the statutory adjudication mechanism in the Construction Industry Payment and Adjudication Act (CIPAA) 2012 has led to a significant number of consequential challenges to adjudication decisions in the courts.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy

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Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru