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Catharina Richter

Cartel damage claims: Federal Court of Justice corrects understanding of 'affected' goods

Competition & Antitrust - Germany
Fieldfisher (Germany) LLP

A recent Federal Court of Justice decision clarifies open questions relating to cartel damages and simplifies the presentation of claims by plaintiffs, as it will no longer be necessary to present and prove that a cartel agreement had an actual impact on an acquisition transaction under the requirements of Section 286 of the Code of Civil Procedure.

Diane M Morgenthaler

Up, up and away: increased penalties for employee benefit plans

Employment & Immigration - USA
McDermott Will & Emery

For 2020, legislation enacted in December 2019 dramatically increased penalties imposed by the Internal Revenue Code for late filing of certain employee benefit plan notices and reports.

Patrick McGauley

COVID-19 Weekly Report (30 March-5 April 2020)

Aviation - International
International Law Office

The impact of COVID-19 is being felt in almost every work area across the globe.

Martin Foerster

COVID-19 measures may entitle tenants to rent reductions

Real Estate - Austria
Graf & Pitkowitz Rechtsanwalte GmbH

In an effort to reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government has ordered all shops and service providers, except those providing certain vital services, to close to customers from 17 March 2020 until 13 April 2020.

Matthew Evans

COVID-19 and the courts: a headlong journey into remoteness

Litigation - United Kingdom
RPC

The English civil justice system has shown itself to be capable of rapid change as it adapts to the new reality caused by COVID-19.

Magdalena Mentel-Rogowska

Supreme Court clarifies contractual penalties for energy consumers

Energy & Natural Resources - Poland
Kubas Kos Gałkowski

The Supreme Court recently held that imposing a contractual penalty on energy consumers due to the early termination of a contract for energy supply is prohibited.

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Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Bahamas, Germany

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Cybersecurity: trends and issues

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media / China, European Union, Mexico, Russia, Switzerland, Taiwan

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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