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Jean-Sébastien Dupont

Do you actually own the intellectual property generated by your employees?

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar

Employees are the source of some of their employer's most valuable intangible assets – namely, IP assets.

David Hanke

Combating foreign malign influence or espionage activities targeting institutions of higher education

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

New legislation may soon expand the jurisdiction of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States as part of a broader push by Congress to position the United States to out compete China in the coming decades and counter China's increasing global influence.

Alexander Vogel

Reporting of beneficial ownership: impact on listed companies

Banking & Financial Services - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

Swiss law rules that the ultimate beneficial owners of a Swiss corporation must be disclosed to the company.

Richard Schmidt

Can a judicial error create Hungarian jurisdiction if the place of performance is abroad?

Litigation - Hungary
SMARTLEGAL Schmidt & Partners

This article analyses a recent Supreme Court decision concerning the Hungarian courts' jurisdiction in a dispute arising from an international sales contract.

Paul Nimmerfall

Which company structure is best for renewable energy communities?

Energy & Natural Resources - Austria
Schoenherr

Energy communities are associations of several people, companies or public bodies that jointly generate energy from renewable sources.

Jonathan Brosseau

Court of Cassation finds that a BIT's limitation period relates to admissibility, not jurisdiction

Arbitration & ADR - France
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

France's top court has reinstated an arbitration award rendered in investment treaty proceedings between a Canadian gold miner and Venezuela.

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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