Brexit v Dicey

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With Brexit entrenching divisions, Britain’s patchwork constitution is being increasingly pitted against political upheaval. Do legal experts see crisis brewing?

Under pressure

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With no end in sight to high-street closures and job losses, IHL talks to retail GCs about the fight to adapt

Reaping what you sow

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We look at the challenges and opportunities present for entrepreneurs within India’s burgeoning start-up ecosystem

The clean-up crew

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In-house litigation teams vary markedly in size even at the most regulated companies, but they have taken on more authority and are managing disputes closer to home

Dealing with no deal

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With a no-deal Brexit on 31 October now a realistic prospect, we assess how the top UK law firms are preparing

Class actions in Israel – a cautionary tale for international corporations

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Class actions are a widely-used litigation practice in Israel and have been so for years. Illustratively, in each of the last three years, over 1,200 new motions to certify class actions were filed. Many of these claims were filed against multinational and foreign corporations concerning their operations in Israel. In fact, one might struggle to …

Major changes to Taiwan financial services – sandbox experiments, token offerings and internet banks

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The Taiwan government has been actively promoting fintech development and there have been several major developments recently. The primary regulator of the financial services industry, the Financial Supervisory Commission (FSC), introduced the ‘regulatory sandbox’ in 2018 and several fintech experiments have been launched since. In June 2019, the FSC announced that it will regulate security …