The newsletter links to recent media releases, reports and cases relating to work health & safety in Australia.
People + Culture Strategies
This "right to disconnect" could become more important for employees as work-life balance becomes more of a priority.
Hunt & Hunt
Temporary measures to relieve company directors from personal liability for insolvent trading ceased on 31 December 2020.
Hunt & Hunt
These regulatory changes could herald a major shakeup in the debt management and credit repair industries in Australia.
Hunt & Hunt
The changes were intended to prevent illegal phoenixing, but the impact of section 203AB is relevant to all directors.
In NSW, an avenue exists outside the Cth NTA for compensation by virtue of a person with native title rights and interests.
APRA released its quarterly property exposure data for domestic and foreign authorised deposit-taking institutions (ADIs).
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On March 24, 2021, the Ontario government released the 2021 provincial budget, in which it announced it would proceed with certain proposals tabled by the Ontario Capital Markets Modernization Taskforce in its final report.
Crowe MacKay LLP
In an Amazon world where everything can be purchased online and delivered to your doorstep, it's understandable if auto dealers feel threatened by an emerging new model...
Bereskin & Parr LLP
The Innovation Asset Collective ("IAC") officially launched on December 9, 2020. The IAC is a membership-based, federally funded, patent collective – the first of its kind in Canada.
A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court, Perretta v. Rand A Technology Corporation, 2021 ONSC 2111, suggests that employers run the risk of being found to have "repudiated"...
Torkin Manes LLP
Real estate lawyers across Ontario and the public will be pleased that, on April 15, 2021, the Ontario Government introduced in its new Red Tape Bill...
Lenczner Slaght LLP
In brief, the decision by Justice Boswell of the Commercial List suggests that solicitor/client privilege has been narrowed, and litigation privilege has become easier to lose.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
At a press conference held on April 7, 2021, the Quebec government announced that adults with chronic illnesses and essential workers will be the next priority groups eligible for vaccination under...
Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
Two taxpayers, Mr. Born Yesterday and his wife, Ms. Hopelessly Naïve, became your clients two years ago. Previously, they had used the services of a tax advisor, Mr. Artful Dodger.
In this webcast, Partner Tim Dawson is joined by Partner Pat Head and Associate Chris Carroll. This month's webcast covers the following Cayman Islands topics...
The Colombian airline Aerovias Nacionales de Colombia S.A. – Avianca ("Avianca") has made a habit of accessing the structured credit markets by monetizing its expected stream of credit card receivables, filing for U.S. Chapter 11 protection when in distress.
"Just-In-Time" is a series of written interviews with experts from different backgrounds, all of whom have extensive experience with supply chains, including knowledge of current trends...
This briefing explains Guernsey's adoption of rigorous international tax and regulatory standards, which, in conjunction with its local tax law, make it an ideal location for investment funds...
In the last few years, Environmental, Social and Governance investing, or ESG, has evolved into a financial industry megatrend, one that has been accelerated by the Covid pandemic and shows no sign...