The Canadian Supreme Court has confirmed that provisions imposed on Uber drivers requiring them to resort to international arbitration in the event of disputes were inequitable.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
Canadian jurisdictions continue to relax social distancing measures and take steps towards resuming operations while maintaining safe practices.
Watson Goepel LLP
I came across this old quote a few days ago and was prompted to consider how we resolve matrimonial disputes generally, and more specifically how we are resolving them in these pandemic times.
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
The Supreme Court of Canada has released its highly anticipated decision in Uber Technologies Inc. v David Heller (Uber)...
Aird & Berlis LLP
Most people would find that a mandatory $14,500 arbitration fee hidden in their employment contract is an unexpected and unfair contractual term.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Once again, a lower court has applied the Vavilov test when determining the appropriate standard of review of an arbitral decision.
Goldman Sloan Nash & Haber LLP
Once it is decided which gTLD(s) and/or ccTLD(s) is appropriate, registration of a domain name may be carried out by applying to the appropriate registrar.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In Uber Technologies Inc. v. Heller, 2020 SCC 16, issued on 26 June 2020, a majority of the Supreme Court of Canada invalidated the arbitration agreement between Uber and drivers who subscribe
Scott Venturo Rudakoff LLP
On June 3, 2020, major changes were announced to the Real Estate Act, the legislation that governs realtors, mortgage brokers, appraisers, and property managers in Alberta.
AnJie Law Firm
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
In the recent decision of the District Court of Nicosia in Smagin ν. Kalken Holdings Limited a.o Application Numb: 601/2017, the Court examined the criteria for Recognition and Enforcement...
Regulation 2019/1150/EU establishes new rules to protect business users and consumers on marketplaces and online platforms. It will come into force from 12 July, 2020...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
If there is no express law of the arbitration agreement, the law with which that agreement has its closest and most real connection is either the law of the underlying contract or the law of the...
Clyde & Co
In a continuing series of initiatives to significantly enhance Hong Kong's role as a global international centre for legal and dispute resolution services, the HKSAR Government, on 29th June 2020, ...
On 26 June 2020, the HKSAR Government launched the Pilot Scheme on Facilitation for Persons Participating in Arbitral Proceedings in Hong Kong (the Scheme).
King, Stubb & Kasiva
It was a Monday in 2014 on April 7, when at the ICCA Miami Conference1 , the prudent audience seated raised a question, "Who are arbitrators?"...
The Petitioners and the Respondents entered into two contracts dated 2nd September, 2011 wherein the Petitioners were allotted the work of construction...
The proverbial observation by the Privy Council is that the difficulties of a litigant begin when it obtains a decree.
Khaitan & Co
This present and final part of the three-part series delves into the aspects regarding the enforcement of foreign awards in India, in recent times.
National Agricultural Cooperative Marketing Federation of India, Appellant, and Alimenta S.A., Respondent, a canalizing agency for Government of India, entered into a contract dated January 12, 1980 for supply of ...