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In June, the New York State Legislature approved a bill that will effect sweeping changes to New York's laws protecting employees from harassment, discrimination..
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Earlier this month, the UK government launched its Smart Data Consultation (Consultation). The Consultation follows the publication of the terms of reference
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The Channel Islands have recently introduced new Economic substance laws that meet requirements set out by the EU's Code of Conduct Group (Business Taxation)..
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What if one party owns a defective new building but a different party originally contracted for its construction?
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On June 26, 2019, the federal government, under the authorities granted by the Protecting Canadians from Unsafe Drugs Act (Vanessa's Law), adopted new mandatory..
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The BTLR Panel (the Panel) issued its long-awaited report on 26 June, 2019 setting out the key themes that emerged from the call for written submissions that it..
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On June 19, 2019, the Standing Senate Committee on Banking, Trade and Commerce released its report Open Banking: What it Means for You (PDF) (the Report).
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Most franchisors and franchise consultants take for granted that franchised points of sale perform better than franchisor's owned points of sale given the..
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The Colorado legislature has been quite active in recent weeks, passing several new employment laws, many of which reflect nationwide trends.
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On 24 June 2019, the Court of Appeal (COA or the Court) affirmed the decision of the Federal High Court, and held that Nigerian recipients of imported services..
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The use of non-GAAP financial measures is nearly ubiquitous for U.S. public companies. According to Audit Analytics
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Section 19 of the Companies Income Tax Act (CITA) imposes tax at 30% on a company where it declares and pays dividends in excess of its total profit.
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Le 26 juin 2019, le Groupe d'examen du cadre législatif en matière de radiodiffusion et de télécommunications
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Investment in artificial intelligence (AI) and digital health technologies has increased exponentially over the last few years.
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Barbados remains an attractive and mature centre for global business and, after more than a half century of providing financial services, is a high-quality
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Investment Issues, Health and Welfare Plans, Retirement Plans Over the past several years, the IRS and DOL have significantly increased the number of benefit..
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Should a corporation be liable for fraud committed by its director or officer where it may also have benefitted?
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Incoterms, an acronym for "International Commercial Terms," are a series of commercial terms developed and published by the International Chamber of Commerce..
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In TearLab Corporation v I-MED Pharma Inc., the Federal Court of Appeal (FCA) upheld the dismissal of TearLab's patent infringement action against I-MED.
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The North American Securities Administrators Association ("NASAA") named Christopher W. Gerold as its new President-elect.
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In the recent case of McMahon v Redwood TTM Limited and Pilling, an UK Employment Tribunal ordered the employer to pay a former employee the sum of £8,000 (plus..
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Panama's Labor Code, in effect since April 1972, with some changes in the last years, regulates the relationship between capital and labor, based on the..
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Ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, the International Olympic Committee (IOC) session held on 26 June 2019 introduced a sweeping relaxation to (the much debated)..
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International commercial litigation is about to become radically more efficient, in a major development for international businesses.
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Since April 2019 our monthly periodical has featured investigation, compliance, and regulatory developments in Southeast Asia
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Over the past few years, genetic testing services have become a widespread phenomenon. Companies providing these services gather certain biological data from..
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Enforcement actions by U.S. and European enforcement agencies as well as the World Bank have drawn attention to bribery offences committed by multinational..
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Ermittlungsverfahren von US-amerikanischen und europäischen Strafverfolgungsbehörden sowie der Weltbank haben den Blick auf von internationalen Unternehmen in..
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Gowling WLG's employment, labour & equalities experts bring you the top five employment law developments from June 2019 that may affect your business.
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The Central Government has recently reduced the contribution rates of employees' state insurance (ESI) from 4.75% to 3.25% (employer contribution), and 1.75% to..
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In early April 2019, the Austrian Federal Government published a draft of the Digital Tax Act 2020 which is currently under review.
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In a recent order, ALJ Cheney granted leave for Complainant to personally serve certain foreign Respondents because the ITC was unable to successfully serve..
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If you are or your client is one of the many thousands of people who have purchased a new condo unit for the purpose of renting it out and if you or they have..
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With $34B of venture capital invested in Q2 2019, the first half of 2019 saw $66B of venture capital invested in approximately 4,900 deals.
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On July 12, 2019, Alexander Acosta resigned as Secretary of Labor amid renewed scrutiny of his handling of criminal charges against Jeffrey Epstein while serving..
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One of the most ubiquitous aspects of social media in recent years has been the arrival of Americans crowdfunding around a major health issue.
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In this month's recap: Stocks, gold, and oil all surge, a door opens for U.S.-China trade talks to resume, and the Federal Reserve suddenly sounds dovish.
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Jo explains how the law can be used to ensure that you are fairly represented in the media and tells the story in a way that is accurate. Often the best work we..
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Nearly all large projects have a fair share of unexpected issues and the importance of taking professional legal advice at every stage cannot be overstated.
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The Federal Government of Nigeria (FGN) has approved and ordered the implementation of the 2019 Fiscal Policy Measure
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Canada is launching a new Agri-Food Immigration Pilot to address labour shortages in the agriculture industry, the federal government announced on Friday July..
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While registering trademarks for cannabis products at the USPTO is currently impossible, brands are applying creative solutions to the problem.
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While employees often will toot their own horn, employers sometimes may have concerns about their ability to safely perform their job.
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In most states, the implied covenant of good faith and fair dealing that is typical in written business contracts does not apply to employment contracts or..
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This webinar will provide participants with an overview of representing taxpayers before the IRS' Audit Division. We will review basic techniques in contacting..
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Indian mythology suggests that playing and losing at a game of dice led to the Pandava brothers, their wife and mother being sent to exile.
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When two or more individuals start a new business venture, often the last thing they think about, or want to think about, is the day when they will no longer own..
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Earlier this week, President Trump signed an executive order that directs the Departments of Labor, Treasury, and Health and Human Services ("Departments") to..
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With the maturing, growth and increasing importance of defined contribution plans to the retirement security of US employees
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