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Johannes Stalzer

Construction cartel creates dilemma for clients

Projects, Construction & Infrastructure - Austria
Schoenherr

The competition law investigation into approximately 40 construction companies has created a dilemma for clients.

Foo Joon Liang

CIPAA: can only advocates qualified under Sabah or Sarawak Advocates Ordinance practise in East Malaysia?

Litigation - Malaysia
Gan Partnership

The governing law of the legal profession differs in Peninsular and East Malaysia.

Ludvig Holm

Compulsory patent licence as defence against claim for preliminary injunction

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Sweden
Westerberg & Partners Advokatbyrå Ab

In a recent decision, the Patent and Market Court of Appeal issued a preliminary injunction to prohibit a company from selling, importing and using certain products in the life sciences field.

Nan Jiang

Fourth IP Court unveiled in Hainan

Intellectual Property - China
Wanhuida Intellectual Property

In 2020 the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress passed the Decision on the Establishment of the IP Court at the Hainan Free Trade Port.

Ole Kristian Olsby

LO and NHO agree temporary changes to temporary lay-off rules

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

The Norwegian Confederation of Trade Unions and the Confederation of Norwegian Enterprise recently agreed to temporarily extend the interruption period for temporary lay-offs from six weeks to 10 weeks.

Arthur Shay

NCC invites public comments on amendment to Cable TV Act

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Taiwan
Shay & Partners

Following its unsuccessful attempt in 2020 to introduce mandatory binding arbitration into the Cable TV Act, the National Communications Commission (NCC) has proposed an alternative dispute resolution scheme for entertainment licensing between channel operators and cable system operators.

OnDemand

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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