Finland’s economy might be struggling but firms are thriving from a stream of acquisitions, restructures and start-ups emerging in Nokia’s wake
Slow growth in the eurozone along with crises in the Middle East and Ukraine are beginning to be a drag on Norway’s richest sector – energy
Norwegian telecoms operator Telenor has suspended its general counsel and chief financial officer amidst a corruption investigation into VimpelCom, in which it owns a large stake.
Switzerland: Danish banks' withholding tax refund – the judgment download subscription
Life just got tougher for financial institutions with pending withholding tax refund claim.
Why IPOs are growing in Finland download subscription
There has been an upswing in IPOs recently, after many years of virtually no activity
Shipping and transport bulletin, Jun-Jul: piracy; freight uncertainty; and more download subscription
Also: second-hand containers; private areas in public ports; pilfering; and more.
The offshore wind industry has taken inspiration from the more mature offshore oil and gas industry.
Green Smoke, Greenworld and distinctiveness subscription
Contrasting decisions involving applications for registrations of the respective marks GREEN SMOKE and GREENWORLD are instructive in highlighting registry approaches to the concept of distinctiveness.
The Global Employer: recent trends and developments in employment and labour law download subscription
In the 57th issue of The Global Employment, Baker & McKenzie reviews changes to the law in 2014, and the impact of those changes on seven jurisdictions.
Keeping up with the Jensens: own-name defence to trademark infringement download subscription
This article reviews a recent decision of the Danish Supreme Court which discussed the own name defence in trademark law.
Global labour law update: Finland download subscription
As from 1 January 2015, the application of the Non-Discrimination Act has been broadened.