Bermuda's reinsurance industry has endured many challenges over the years, but its unique mixture of talent, capacity, innovation and world-class regulation has ensured its adaptability in the...
Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Two Brazilian nationals and their companies, a global meat producer and its parent company, settled SEC and DOJ charges of violations under the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
Bennett Jones LLP
The Government of Alberta is laying out its plans to diversify and grow the province's energy industry.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
On October 14, 2020, Toronto-based FinTech startup Wealthsimple announced that it had raised C$114 million in equity financing. Following the raise, Wealthsimple claims it has reached a unicorn valuation of C$1.4 billion.
Clark Wilson LLP
On October 16, 2020 the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) released its decision in Fraser v Canada.
Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP
In cases involving sexual activity between two co-workers, it can be difficult to determine whether a participant is truly consenting or merely acquiescing to the relationship.
On September 30, 2020, the Ontario government confirmed a commitment to stay the course on electricity conservation and demand response initiatives by unveiling a new four-year conservation and...
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
A very recent decision from the Supreme Court of Canada applies further pressure on employers in the area of "post-termination" incentive compensation.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
On October 9, 2020, the Government of Canada announced a new rent support program, the Canada Emergency Rent Subsidy ("CERS") ...
The Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC") released an important decision in Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Limited,
On 17 October 2020, China approved the fourth amendment to the China Patent Law (CPL), which will take effect on 1 June 2021.
Husch Blackwell LLP
Representatives of the European Commission and EDPB advised that further guidance on cross-borders data transfers are forthcoming.
Following the European Parliament study on the Environmental Liability of Companies published in May of this year, the Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs, and the Committee on...
Giambrone & Partners
Italy has positioned itself as the best country to choose as a base for doing business across Europe. Two schemes - the Budget Law - Article 24-bis of Italy's Tax Code (TUIR) launched in...
As the largest law firm in Jersey with the busiest investment funds practice, we have experienced a sharp increase in US managers seeking access to European Union/European Economic Area...
Arendt & Medernach
On 6 October 2020, the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) rendered its judgement in Joined Cases C-245/19 Luxembourg State v B and C-246/19 Luxembourg State v B and Others in the context of
Schoenherr Attorneys at Law
It has been exactly eight months since the Republic of North Macedonia adopted the new Law on Personal Data Protection ("Law"), largely in compliance with the GDPR, entering into force only a...
With the end of the Brexit transition period in sight, the end of free movement of EEA and Swiss citizens in the UK is imminent. Companies which depend on an international workforce and global...
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
Chancellor Rishi Sunak has announced two significant updates to the 'Job Support Scheme' (the Scheme) set to launch on 1 November 2020 as a replacement to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)...