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Post GDPR: ECHR Ruling Confirms the Prevalence of Freedom of Expression and Information Over the Right of Erasure

By Kristof Van Quathem and Anna Sophia Oberschelp de Meneses The European Court of Human Rights (“ECHR”) decided on 28 June 2018 that the right to request the erasure of personal data on prior convictions, may be trumped by the right … Continue reading

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Senate Committee Confirms Russian Meddling in 2016 President Election

For nearly a year and a half, American citizens and government officials have been debating the degree of Russian interference in the 2016 U.S. presidential election.  It has been alleged that Vladimir Putin and the Russian government developed a clear … Continue reading

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FCA Releases Near Final Rules on SMCR Extension to the rest of the FS Industry and confirms implementation date

Today, the FCA published the long-awaited near final rules on the extension of the SMCR to those firms regulated by the FCA only: PS18/14 – Extending the Senior Managers and Certification Regime to FCA firms The Senior Managers and Certification … Continue reading

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Nori Holdings: England & Wales High Court confirms ‘continuing validity of the decision in West Tankers’ under Brussels I Recast

Earlier this month, the English High Court rendered an interesting decision on the (un-)availability of anti-suit injunctions in protection of arbitration agreements under the Brussels I Recast Regulation (No 1215/2012). In Nori Holdings v Bank Otkritie [2018] EWHC 1343 (Comm), … Continue reading

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NLRB Confirms That It Intends To Proceed With Rulemaking On Joint Employer Standard

On June 5, 2018, in response to a May 29, 2018 letter from Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA), Sen. Bernard Sanders (I-VT), and Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY), National Labor Relations Board (“NLRB” or “Board”) Chairman John Ring confirmed that the NLRB … Continue reading

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