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Margarita Castellanos

Filing trademarks which claim colours – can you use adjectives?

Intellectual Property - Colombia
Castellanos & Co

A claim of colours defines a trademark's scope of protection.

Tom Heys

Ethnicity pay gap reporting: new legislation looks unlikely after Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities' report

Employment & Immigration - United Kingdom
Lewis Silkin

Ethnicity pay gap reporting should be voluntary, according to the Commission on Race and Ethnic Disparities' new report.

W Todd Miller

Supreme Court clarifies scope of FTC's powers and prohibits it from common strategy for seeking monetary relief

Competition & Antitrust - USA
Baker & Miller PLLC

More than four decades after the Federal Trade Commission began filing consumer protection actions in federal court for retroactive monetary relief without first completing an administrative proceeding, and more than two decades after it began using this same approach in antitrust cases, the Supreme Court has finally weighed in on the practice, unanimously declaring that it has never been authorised by law..

Robert Goerend

Insolvency proceedings: what are the options?

Insolvency & Restructuring - Luxembourg
Luther SA

The Supreme Court recently reconfirmed that a liquidated company is deemed to survive passively for a period of five years further to the publication of the closure of the liquidation in the Luxembourg Trade and Companies Register.

Alex Horsbrugh-Porter

Snapshot: application to court for restoration of Guernsey company

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey
Ogier

In Guernsey, there is a relatively quick and easy process for restoring companies to the Register of Companies when they have been struck off and dissolved.

Joanne van Harmelen

Biosimilar regulation FAQs

Healthcare & Life Sciences - South Africa
ENSafrica

A biosimilar is a biological medicine that is manufactured to be similar, but – unlike a generic pharmaceutical medicine – not necessarily identical, to its reference medicine.

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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