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Gönenç Gürkaynak

Guide to classifying and evaluating risks of most-favoured customer clauses

Competition & Antitrust - Turkey
ELIG Gurkaynak Attorneys-at-Law

This article summarises how most-favoured customer (MFC) clauses became a major competition law issue in Turkey, especially for large online platforms, and how the relevant case law has developed.

Jérôme Coulonvaux

Thin line between legitimate copies and unfair trade practices

Intellectual Property - Belgium
GEVERS

In Belgium, any party is generally free to copy or imitate another party's creation.

Dylan Cox

Court of appeal overturns order requiring insurer to defend privacy class action

Insurance - Canada
Theall Group LLP

The Ontario Court of Appeal (ONCA) has released a decision that reiterates a key guiding principle in proceedings brought to enforce an insurer's duty to defend: the court must carefully review the underlying pleading and focus on the true nature of the claim, not simply the words used by the plaintiff in the underlying claim, to determine whether any of the claims could potentially be covered by the policy.

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.

Ginevra Biadico

A purposive approach: court decides not to revoke renewable incentives following minor formal infraction

Energy & Natural Resources - Italy
Norton Rose Fulbright

A recent Council of State ruling has clarified the conditions for the award of tariffs to solar photovoltaic plants by finding that a failure to communicate construction completion to the relevant authorising authority cannot be considered a material infringement.

Jan Clinck

Can Belgian companies use EU vaccine certificates?

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Belgium
ALTIUS

To fight the COVID-19 pandemic, the EU Commission is setting up a vaccine passport system (the so-called 'Digital Green Certificate') to enable European citizens to travel easily and safely within the European Union in Summer 2021.

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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