Institutional responses to the COVID-19 pandemic
As the COVID-19 pandemic has shut down businesses, locked down communities and closed borders, the international arbitration community is not alone in having to rapidly develop new ways of working. For a cross-border system of dispute resolution that frequently involves participants from different countries, the challenge posed by COVID-19 to international arbitration is acute.
To save competition: Rethinking exceptions to the ban on cartels
The COVID-19 (coronavirus) crisis has disrupted the conditions for effective competition in several markets.
Zur Rettung des Wettbewerbs: Ausnahmen vom Kartellverbot neu denken!
Durch die Covid-19-Krise sind die Voraussetzungen für wirksamen Wettbewerb auf vielen Märkten gestört.
New provisions regarding internal investigations under new German draft bill to fight corporate crimes
After prolonged discussions, the German government together with the relevant ministries issued a draft bill on sanctioning corporate crimes (Verbandssanktionengesetz, “VerSanG”) in summer 2019.
Triaging, scoping and managing investigations: Making difficult decisions
We have set out below ten top tips on triaging, scoping and managing investigations.