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Arbitration Quaterly
  • Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
  • China, France, Global, Philippines, Russia, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 30 2013

In the recent decision in Ust-Kamenogorsk Hydropower Plant JSC v AES Ust-Kamenogorsk Hydropower Plant LLP 2013 UKSC 35, the UK Supreme Court


Global employment, pensions and incentives newsletter
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Russia, Spain, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Australia, China, European Union, France, Hong Kong, Japan, Africa
  • July 19 2013

In the large majority of francophone countries in sub-Saharan Africa (i.e. Those which are members of the ‘Organisation pour l’Harmonisation en


International workplace dispute practices: key concepts for today’s global employers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • China, France, Germany, South Africa, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 5 2012

Increasingly, companies with operations or employees in more than one country are exposed to the risk of court proceedings in a foreign jurisdiction and the unfamiliar practices and procedures arising out of overseas litigation


English court refuses to let the French hide their evidence
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • France, United Kingdom
  • October 23 2013

The Court of Appeal has refused to let English disclosure be blocked by the French Blocking Statute. This concerns domestic French law which arguably


Bernard Matthews’ will - French law has the final say
  • Kingsley Napley
  • France, United Kingdom
  • October 10 2012

The three adopted children of millionaire turkey farmer, Bernard Matthews, commenced proceedings in England for their share in their father’s £12 million French villa near St Tropez to be recognised under French law, despite their father’s three wills in favour of his secret French mistress for 23 years


Grey times for lookalike products
  • LK Shields
  • European Union, France, United Kingdom
  • September 5 2009

Shoppers and retailers are familiar with lookalike products in shops and with branded products being sold at reduced prices at discount retail outlets or market stalls


Abusive workplace claims: the experience of French and English employers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • France, United Kingdom, USA
  • October 6 2010

Earlier this year, the New York State Senate passed a bill to outlaw "abusive work environments" in New York by creating a civil cause of action against employers who fail to prevent "abusive conduct" against their employees


Copyright Developments in Europe - Sabam, TalkTalk cases shed light on internet filtering
  • Hogan Lovells
  • Belgium, France, United Kingdom
  • July 19 2011

What should be the role of internet intermediaries in fighting illegal content?


eBay’s legal battles continue: a French victory and a prudent English test case
  • McCarthy Tétrault LLP
  • European Union, France, United Kingdom
  • July 28 2009

While a French court found that eBay was not liable to L’Oréal for the sale of counterfeit cosmetics on its auction website, an English court determined it required guidance from the European Court of Justice (ECJ) on the interpretation of applicable directives before deciding key issues in a proceeding between the two parties


Restricting employment benefits to married people is direct discrimination
  • Dentons
  • European Union, France, United Kingdom
  • February 10 2014

Under European law, the EU Directive 200078EC (the Directive) provides a general framework to combat discrimination on the grounds of religion or