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David Wardell

Ins and outs of handling material non-public information

Healthcare & Life Sciences - USA
Baker McKenzie

The US Securities and Exchange Commission continues to focus on healthcare and life sciences companies when it comes to disclosure and reporting requirements.

Pawel Kulak

UOKiK to examine TV broadcasters' practices

Competition & Antitrust - Poland
Schoenherr

The Office of Competition and Consumer Protection (UOKiK) recently announced the launch of two anti-monopoly proceedings against Polsat Television and four Discovery Group entities.

Gordon Moir

Ofcom publishes terms of reference for its mobile strategy review

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - United Kingdom
Wiggin LLP

In its plan of work for 2021/2022, Ofcom outlined plans to develop a strategy for its approach to the mobile sector to support innovation and ensure that people across the United Kingdom get the connections that they need.

Jennifer Fox

Frozen in time: do limitation periods apply to claims against Cayman companies in liquidation?

Litigation - Cayman Islands
Ogier

Previously, it was generally understood that the Cayman approach to claims against companies in liquidation followed the English position on the issue of limitation – that is, the limitation period ceased to run once the company went into liquidation, with some exceptions.

Jonathan Brosseau

Court annuls billion-dollar award, finding Crimea investment was made before BIT applied

Arbitration & ADR - France
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

The Paris Court of Appeal has set aside an award against Russia for the expropriation of the Crimean branch of Ukrainian state-owned bank Oschadbank.

Ronald Beltzer

Expiry of CLAs has drastic consequences for temporary employment industry

Employment & Immigration - Netherlands
Maes Law

On 1 June 2021 the period of general binding declaration of the Netherlands' two temporary employment collective labour agreements (CLAs) ended, leaving the temporary employment sector with no valid CLA.

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Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania

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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