Four key takeaways from the Supreme Court’s decision in Digital Realty Trust, Inc. v. Somers, 583 U.S.___ (2018)
After the Coty Germany decision, comes the Coty France decision: confirmation of a favourable environment for brand owners
The Court of Appeal’s judgment in Coty France further confirms the shift initiated by the Court of Justice and the French Supreme Court following recent decisions under EU and French law in the Coty Germany and Caudalie cases. In doing so, the judgment generally favours the protection of brand owners over the development of e-commerce platforms.
There has been much discussion in the media regarding the use of virtual private networks (VPNs) in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), triggered by the recently announced Federal Law No. (12) of 2016 (the Amendment), which amends Federal Decree-Law No. (5) of 2012 on Combating Cybercrimes (the Law). The Amendment, which revisits the use of VPNs in the UAE, has raised potential concerns over the use of VPN technology in the UAE. In this alert we examine the legal and practical risks associated with using VPNs in the UAE.
China initiates dumping investigation for phenol originating in the US, the EU, Korea, Japan and Thailand
Welcome to the Reed Smith Conversations, a new podcast from Reed Smith, produced by Wf360 productions. Reed Smith Conversations is a four-part series, each a highly interactive discussion on a topic of importance to all of us, perhaps now more than ever. In each episode, you’ll hear from people who may shake up your thinking on issues you thought you already knew well.
- Reed Smith advises GlobalData in £90 million acquisition of Research Views Limited
- Reed Smith advises Cortland Capital Market Service on its sale to Alter Domus Group
- Reed Smith Advises Nova Capital Management on the sale of Ashland Hardware to Tyman plc
- Reed Smith Paris advised Seaboard Overseas Limited on the acquisition of Grands Moulins de Dakar and Grands Moulins d’Abidjan