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Platform-To-Business Trading Practices In The European Union (Video)
The EU is the front runner in this regard. On 17 April 2019, the European Parliament approved a new Regulation regarding platform-to-business trading practices.
European Union
16 Sep 2019
Proposed Changes To Mexico's Consumer Protection Law
A proposal for new regulations to the Federal Consumer Protection Law was published by Mexico's National Commission of Regulatory Improvement (CONAMER)
13 Sep 2019
Online Sale Of Pharmaceuticals In Russia Remains Prohibited And Lawmakers Are Yet To Pass The Bill Allowing Online Sales
Russian law currently prohibits the online sale of pharmaceuticals and requires that pharmaceuticals must be sold only in stationary pharmacies operated by a person holding a pharmaceutical licence.
Russian Federation
13 Aug 2019
Indonesia To Offer "Super" Tax Allowance
The President of the Republic of Indonesia recently issued a regulation on tax deduction, aimed at boosting investment in the industrial sector, as well as the participation of businesses, in improving Indonesia's human resources.
8 Aug 2019
U.S. Department Of Education And State Of California Attempt To Reach Accord To Restore Title IV Eligibility To California Residents Enrolled In Distance Education Courses Offered By Out-Of-State Public And Nonprofit Institutions
As widely reported in the news and as discussed in our recent webinar, on July 22, 2019, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) notified institutions that, as a result of the U.S. District Court
United States
8 Aug 2019
Russian Supreme Court Unified The Approach To The Definition Of The Russian Territory For The Purposes Of E-Commerce
In July 2019, Russian Supreme Court adopted a ruling providing the general guidance on consumer protection issues in e-commerce sector. In particular the ruling clarifies
Russian Federation
2 Aug 2019
Third Time's The Charm? – U.S. Department Of Education Issues Additional Q&A On Implementation Of 2016 "Borrower Defense To Repayment" Regulations
The U.S. Department of Education (ED) has issued additional guidance in the form of several supplemental "questions and answers" related to implementation of ED's
United States
29 Jul 2019
How Blockchain Might Change The Whole Fashion Industry – And Safeguard The Authenticity Of Your Goods
So far you have probably only heard of blockchain in connection with financial transactions and Bitcoins
24 Jul 2019
U.S. Department Of Education Announces Changes To College Scorecard, Plans For Future Expansion
In late May the U.S. Department of Education announced several changes to its College Scorecard, a tool that is intended to help students and their families make informed decisions about postsecondary enrollment.
United States
24 Jul 2019
Protecting Consumer Data: Closer Collaboration Between French Data Protection Authority And French Consumer Protection Authority
Emphasising the need to increase consumer confidence in the digital environment, in 2008 the European Parliament recommended that data protection and privacy rules be included in any consumer strategy
European Union
12 Jul 2019
Gainful Employment Whiplash: 2014 Regulations Rescinded
Although in the past few weeks the U.S. Department of Education (ED) had encouraged institutions to prepare for additional compliance requirements related to gainful employment (GE) that were
United States
11 Jul 2019
The Development Risks Defence: How Future-Proof Is It?
Although Member states may opt to derogate from Article 7(e), it provides an important defence to producers facing product liability claims in the EU
European Union
11 Jul 2019
The Road Ahead: Product Liability And Motor Insurance Implications Of The Automated And Electric Vehicles Act 2018
The Automated and Electric Vehicles Act (the "Act"), which received Royal Assent on 19 July 2018, is an important step towards the UK Government meeting its target to have fully self-driving
11 Jul 2019
Additional Gainful Employment Program Disclosure Requirements Take Effect July 1, 2019
After granting institutions several extensions to comply with certain disclosure requirements of the U.S. Department of Education's (ED
United States
10 Jul 2019
New York Imposes New Requirements On Reverse Mortgage Industry
On May 21, 2019, the New York legislature passed a bill that, if signed into law by the Governor, will create a "mini-UDAAP" specific to reverse mortgages.
United States
8 Jul 2019
U.S. Department Of Education Proposes Regulations Related To Accreditation, State Authorization, And Other Title IV Topics In "Kitchen Sink" Rule-Making
On June 12, 2019, the U.S. Department of Education (ED) published a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) in the Federal Register
United States
4 Jul 2019
FIG Bulletin, 14 June 2019
We are delighted to send you our latest e-newsletter, setting out recent developments.
27 Jun 2019
Income Share Agreements – What University General Counsel Ought To Know
Amid widespread concern about student debt and calls for higher education institutions to put more "skin in the game," some have looked to income share agreements (ISAs) as part of the
United States
26 Jun 2019
European Product Liability Directive: Stay Tuned, Guidance Is Around The Corner
It's been a year since the European Commission published its Fifth Report on the application of the European Product Liability Directive and set up expert panels to develop its thinking on next policy steps.
European Union
19 Jun 2019
U.S. Department Of Education Provides Additional, Albeit Limited, Guidance On Implementation Of 2016 "Borrower Defense To Repayment" Regulations
On June 3, 2019, the U.S. ED published a two-page Q&A document to provide additional guidance to colleges and universities about aspects of the final regulations often referred to as BDTR Regulations.
United States
13 Jun 2019
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