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Nihal Shaikh

Changing arbitration venue by mutual agreement makes new venue seat of arbitration

Litigation - India
Clasis Law

The Supreme Court recently considered the implications of parties changing the venue or place of arbitration by mutual agreement.

Rainer Herzig

No profit from blood donations

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Austria
Preslmayr Attorneys at Law

The Supreme Court recently had to decide whether a lump-sum compensation for expenses must be considered profit.

Mariano Peruzzotti

Company penalised for failing to respond to data removal request

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - Argentina
Ojam Bullrich Flanzbaum

In Argentina, the deadline for companies to answer requests relating to data updates, modifications, deletions and confidentiality treatment is five business days.

Carlos P Martins

Contents of cockpit voice recorder released in class action

Aviation - Canada
WeirFoulds LLP

In a recent case, the Nova Scotia Court of Appeal upheld a lower court's authorisation of the conditional release of the contents of a cockpit voice recorder (CVR) to the parties to a class action.

Victoria Grogan

I don't need a will – do I?

Private Client & Offshore Services - Jersey
Ogier

Whether an individual needs a will really depends on whether they are happy for their estate to pass in accordance with the law or in accordance with their own wishes – which may differ significantly.

Michael Lips

Voters reject three environmental bills

Environment & Climate Change - Switzerland
Pestalozzi Attorneys at Law

The Swiss voters recently decided on three environmental bills.

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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