Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
Across the globe, courts have rapidly adapted their practices and procedures in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Bennett Jones LLP
In July 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada released its highly anticipated decision in Atlantic Lottery Corporation Inc. v Babstock—Bennett Jones acted for ALC.
In 2014 the Supreme Court pronounced that good faith contractual performance is a general principle in the common law of contracts and that there is a common law duty
Gluckstein Personal Injury Lawyers
Gluckstein Lawyers is pleased to report a significant medical malpractice victory in the Supreme Court of Canada on January 18, 2021, following 10 years of representation and court battles
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
This Data Privacy Day, we reflect on a busy year of consultations and proposals to reform Canadian data privacy laws.
Aird & Berlis LLP
Beyond the human toll that the pandemic has had on our lives, the COVID-19 virus, as well as our and our governments' responses to it, has had a marked economic impact.
The Federal Court of Appeal has historically held that summary judgment is usually not the preferred means of resolving patent infringement actions.
On 6 October 2020, the Cayman Islands was removed from its
brief inclusion on the EU's list of non-cooperative jurisdictions
This Regulatory Update provides a snapshot of the key legal developments in the BVI and the Cayman Islands over the last quarter.
The Zhejiang Higher People's Court, upholding the decision
of the Hangzhou Intermediate People's Court, has held that
Xiaomi Communications Co., Ltd (Xiaomi Communications)
With support from the IPO UK, Rouse and the China-Britain Business Council (CBBC) are currently exploring some of the IP protection...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
Akin Gump published a client alert on the two highly anticipated draft documents to facilitate data transfers.
On 24 December 2020, the European Union and the UK Government reached an agreement on the terms of their future cooperation, known as the EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement.
From March 10, 2021, the main parts of the European Sustainable Finance Disclosure Regulation ((EU) 2019/2088 – SFDR) will apply.
Over the last year Covid-19 restrictions (including lockdown) have been justified on the basis that they are intended to flatten the curve whilst a vaccine was being developed.
Recognition of UK insolvencies in Europe after Brexit is navigating uncertain waters. Following the completion of Brexit, the UK has left parts of the EU's private
1 February 2021 is set to be a massive day for Sark and its people with the coming into force of the long-awaited Land Reform (Sark) Law, 2019, (the "Law").
King, Stubb & Kasiva
On 21st December, 2020 in National consumer Disputes Redressal Commission (NCDRC), the Hon'ble Presiding Member, Mr. C Viswanath dismissed the Revision Petition filed under Section 21 (b) of the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 by HDFC Bank and held that the bank will be liable to pay to its customers in case of unauthorized transactions.
Assegaf Hamzah & Partners
The Indonesia Stock Exchange ("IDX") is currently preparing a new listing regulation to update the current listing regulation.
Observations on the UK Law Commission's Call for Evidence on Smart Contracts...