Tauil & Chequer
O "Brasília em Pauta" é um boletim semanal preparado pela equipe de Contencioso de Brasília, contendo os principais casos a serem julgados pelo Supremo Tribunal Federal (STF)...
British Virgin Islands
In Attorney General of the Virgin Islands v Global Water Associates Ltd (British Virgin Islands)  UKPC 18 ("GWA") the Privy Council, the Island's final appeal Court...
Bennett Jones LLP
On July 1, 2020, the successor free trade agreement to NAFTA entered into force in Canada, Mexico and the United States.
The Government of Ontario has proposed important changes to the Ontario Business Corporations Act (the "OBCA") that will make Ontario a more welcoming jurisdiction for non-Canadian ...
On October 9, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada (the SCC) released a unanimous decision in Matthews v Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd., 2020 SCC 26
Despite the challenges to the global economy and significant pressures on the financial sector, Canada's financial regulators continue to issue guidance explaining and expanding the regulatory...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On Oct. 6, 2020, the Ontario government tabled Bill 213, the Better for People, Smarter for Business Act, 2020, which proposes two notable changes to the Business Corporations Act (Ontario) (OBCA):
What is a divisional patent application? Should inventors be engaged in the patent application process?
Dr. K. Chrysostomides & Co LLC
Pursuant to the recently adopted Law on the Security of Network and Information Systems (L. 89(I)/2020) and relevant secondary legislation...
Trade secret protection and enforcement in 2020 requires a new, coordinated approach to legal and business strategies.
This decision is interesting for readers involved in IT security and mobile communications. The board of appeal had to assess a new access method that preserves computer security...
A position is made redundant in Hong Kong and you have been asked how much the employer should offer the employee as an ex gratia payment.
The Irish Supreme Court has now delivered a final decision in long-running and multi-faceted litigation brought by Word Perfect Translation Services Limited ("Word Perfect")...
ELVINGER HOSS PRUSSEN, société anonyme
Bill of law 7650 ("Bill "), which was recently presented by the Government, aims to introduce a class action procedure allowing for the compensation of damages...
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
The Financial Intelligence Unit ("FIU") has issued a notice on 16 October 2020 on "Registration of Reporting Persons pursuant to Section 14C of the Financial Intelligence and Anti Money Laundering Act (FIAMLA)".
In an application for judicial review filed this week, the group is also challenging the Secretary of State for International Trade, Liz Truss' decision ...
In a continuing effort to improve conduct, integrity and public confidence in financial and insurance markets, the Monetary Authority of Singapore recently announced the Individual Accountability and Conduct Guidelines.
Fintech in South Africa has undergone significant growth over the last three years or so.
The South African Competition Commission (Commission) has published a draft paper on Competition in the Digital Economy (Paper). Stakeholders have been invited to submit comments by 30 October 2020.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
A coalition of African nations have developed a data protection framework with the goal of centralizing data protection laws and the digital economy across Africa.