Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Part 7A of the Jury Act 1977 (NSW) sets out the circumstances whereby a judge must discharge a juror or jury in NSW.
Australia-wide, companies are navigating the uncertainties arising from COVID-19. Our previous White Papers identified the risks arising for construction projects
Coleman Greig Lawyers
To recover outstanding debts, creditors can still enforce claims against companies or individuals through the courts.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Which system of national law governs the validity and scope of an arbitration clause when the law applicable to the contract containing it differs from the law of the seat of the arbitration
McLennan Ross LLP
Last week the Government of Alberta introduced Bill 37, which proposes new rules relating to issues such as builders' liens, payment terms, invoicing,...
Lawson Lundell LLP
In its first of two companion decisions on anti-SLAPP suit motions, the Supreme Court of Canada in Pointes Protection confirmed the test to be applied (as set out in our first blog here).
Bennett Jones LLP
On October 6, 2020, the International Court of Arbitration to the International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) adopted updates to its Rules of Arbitration, which will come into force on January 1, 2021.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
There were only three substantive decisions released by the Court of Appeal this week. In Paulpillai Estate v. Yusuf, the Court reviewed in detail the factors to be considered...
Torkin Manes LLP
Since 2016, it has been Ontario law that where a plaintiff is pursuing an alternative process to a law suit in order to resolve their dispute, the two-year limitation period for the law suit...
Aird & Berlis LLP
From a capital markets perspective, 2020 has been defined by some as "The Year of the SPAC."1 A special purpose acquisition company ("SPAC")
Stikeman Elliott LLP
In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Courts across Canada have weighed the seriousness of the situation and the importance of prioritizing the health and safety ...
AGP Law Firm | A.G. Paphitis & Co. LLC
On 29 September 2020, following an ex-parte (without notice) application filed into the District Court of Limassol...
Por disposición legal, anteriormente los actos y contratos se debían realizar y otorgar en presencia y en unidad de acto ante un Notario Público.
By legal provision, previously, acts and contracts had to be performed and granted before a Notary Public as a single act.
The right of German works councils to co-determine matters relating to employee health and safety takes on added significance during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Hong Kong Arbitration Ordinance sets out the statutory procedure for parties to apply to the Hong Kong Courts to seek enforcement of an arbitration award.
More than 120 countries have made face coverings compulsory in public. There is no question that personal protective equipment plays a central role in our strategies to confront the global COVID-19 pandemic.
In MC v. SC  HKCFI 2337, the Hong Kong Court of First Instance (Court) addressed an application for leave to appeal on a question of law arising out of an arbitral award on the basis...
On February 28, 2006, the Oil and Natural Gas Company (ONGC) awarded a contract to a consortium comprising of a South-Korean company (the Respondent/Assessee)
Advani & Co
The enforcement of foreign arbitral awards in India is witnessing a promising shift to be in consonance with the framework laid down by the United Nations Convention on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, ...