The new electronic witnessing provisions will now expire at the end of 2021, but these reforms may be made permanent.
As companies emerge from the COVID-19 crisis, with relief measures ending, several business law issues are expected.
The draft bill proposes to continue the use of electronic means and alternative technologies in corporate Australia.
Link to podcast where the current challenges facing Australian businesses are discussed.
Five tips to revive a business sale previously aborted because of uncertainty caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
This decision is a salient reminder of how important it is to carefully and precisely draft an arbitration agreement.
Coleman Greig Lawyers
A restraint of trade clause, or a "non-compete clause", is a common inclusion by a franchisor in a franchise agreement.
Outline of 2 of the most commonly litigated areas after a sale of a business & some tips to minimise the risk of being sued.
CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
Morrison & Foerster LLP
In this article, we follow up on our overview of going private transactions by focusing on an important but often overlooked workstream in these deals.
IPO Pang Xingpu
Are you ready to do business in China, but a little nervous about all the legal economic and social complexities.
Hedge fund managers, private equity sponsors and other asset managers as well as brokers, dealers, wealth managers and other providers of investment services and investment products are often keen...
Directors of Hong Kong companies under cashflow pressure or financial distress should be aware that as their companies approach insolvency...
The Sovereign Group
There are many commentators, and I would be one of those, who say that if there is no other reason whatsoever for placing assets into trust or a foundation other than to avoid probate then it is still a must do item.
We recently acted for the joint provisional liquidators of Rare Earth Magnesium Technology Group ("the Company") appointed by the Supreme Court of Bermuda ...
Consistent with other ESG disclosure standards, the Standard is structured to help investors better understand and compare the ESG-related features offered by an investment product.
After witnessing a downward trend in M&A activities during the year 2019, the year 2020 would bring about significant, if not better, activity.
In our previous article (Tapping the bourses: The procedure for filing for an IPO with SME exchanges) we discussed the listing requirements for SMEs on the SME Exchanges and also highlighted the importance of ...
Khaitan & Co
Recently, the Hon'ble National Company Law Appellate Tribunal has passed an order reiterating that once a resolution plan is approved by the Committee of Creditors (CoC)...