Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The role of the WTO, steps taken to address impediments in the dispute settlement process & WTO response to COVID-19.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
On May 18, 2020, the government of Brazil formally submitted its application for accession to the World Trade Organization (WTO) Government Procurement Agreement (GPA). Brazil's...
On May 27, 2020, the Governor of the State of São Paulo, Brazil unveiled the details for reopening the state. The plan, called Conscious Restart, divides the state into 17 areas.
Lawson Lundell LLP
Canada's Competition Bureau determined Facebook Inc. made false or misleading claims about the privacy of Canadians' personal information on Facebook and Messenger.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On May 19 and May 20, 2020 the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation ("CMHC") posted additional details regarding the Canada Emergency Commercial Rent Assistance Program ("CECRA").
MLT Aikins LLP
Employees working from home during the COVID-19 pandemic may be wondering whether additional costs they incur during this time will be deductible for income tax purposes.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Les cours fédérales du Canada ont prolongé jusqu'en juin certaines mesures temporaires mises en œuvre par suite de la COVID-19, y compris le report de toutes les audiences en personne...
On May 19, 2020, Canada's Competition Bureau announced that Facebook had agreed to pay a $9 million penalty for making misleading privacy claims about the access, use, and sharing of Canadian users' personal information.
Bereskin & Parr LLP
If you hear the word JAVEX, chances are you think of the bleach products associated with that mark. Long in use, the JAVEX marks recently came under fire in an appeal of a...
As a result of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) have implemented extended relief from certain regulatory filings and delivery obligations for non-investment fund issuers (Issuers) and ...
On May 19, 2020, the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) published guidance on the tax matters below relating to restrictions on travel (Travel Restrictions) because of the COVID-19 pandemic:
Clyde & Co
This article seeks to explore key contractual considerations arising under Standard Form Gafta Contract Numbers 64 (effective as of 1 January 2020) ("Gafta 64")...
Clarus Law Associates
On 17.05.2020 the Ministry of Home Affairs, Government of India extended the national lockdown till May 31, 2020 and also issued new guidelines on measures to be taken for containment of Covid-19.
Nexdigm Private Limited
The COVID-19 pandemic continues to pose several challenges to the domestic as well as international economic and commercial market.
Nexdigm Private Limited
Across the globe, the impact of COVID-19 pandemic has been unprecedented, and companies, especially SMEs, are struggling to maintain their business.
Following a number of Regulatory changes in the Cayman Islands, the Maples Group Regulatory team is excited to release the first webcast in our Reg 15/15 series.
Yigal Arnon & Co
The whirlwind of the Coronavirus pandemic has fundamentally changed daily lives in Israel, as it has around the world.
On May 21, 2020, the Japanese government announced that it is lifting the state of emergency in Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo.
Mamo TCV Advocates
On 13th May 2020, the Minister for the Economy, Investment and Small Businesses tabled the Companies Act (Amendment) Bill (the "Bill") which proposes certain amendments to the Companies Act, Chapter 386 of the Laws of Malta...
With the uncertainty of the covid-19 and the complexity of the labour legislation in South Africa many entrepreneurs have had to down-size or retrench staff.