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Ole Kristian Olsby

ECtHR ruling on use of boycott in labour conflict

Employment & Immigration - Norway
Homble Olsby | Littler

The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) recently ruled in the 'Holship' case.

Sandie Lyne

Snapshot: enforcement against real property – saisie

Private Client & Offshore Services - Guernsey

'Saisie' (ie, to seize) is a court-driven Guernsey customary law process governed by the Saisie Procedure (Simplification) (Bailiwick) Order 1952.

Florian Terharen

Winding road to lawful Digital Green Certificate

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Austria

The EU Digital Green Certificate is designed to prove the health status of its holder as regards COVID-19, showing either vaccination, a negative test result or recovery from the disease (ie, a "low epidemiological risk").

Andreea Bende

Role of intellectual property in entrepreneurial journey

Intellectual Property - Romania
Simion & Baciu

IP rights constitute an important target in any entrepreneurial activity.

Sadayuki Matsudaira

Recent regulatory developments in hydrogen energy use

Energy & Natural Resources - Japan
Nishimura & Asahi

In October 2020 Prime Minister Yoshihide Suga announced that Japan will aim for carbon neutrality and substantially zero carbon dioxide emissions by 2050.

Gönenç Gürkaynak

Use of economic evidence in antitrust investigations – fertiliser supplier decision

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

The Competition Board has published its reasoned decision regarding its investigation into whether six fertiliser suppliers violated Law 4054 on the Protection of Competition, which prohibits, among other things, anti-competitive agreements and concerted practices.



Corporate and commercial: trends and issues

Corporate & Commercial / Cyprus, India, Italy, Romania


Open banking – revolution or risk?

Banking & Financial Services / Nigeria


Aviation industry trends

Aviation / Argentina, Bahamas, Brazil, France, Germany, Israel, Peru