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.
British Virgin Islands
Companies often consider "what if" they could transfer to another jurisdiction based on what is currently happening in their jurisdiction, or simply to take advantage of the regime and benefits...
Bennett Jones LLP
On May 20, 2020, the Commission of the Canada Energy Regulator denied an application by NOVA Gas Transmission Ltd.
McLennan Ross LLP
On May 15, 2020, Ministerial Order 39/2020 was issued that allows for electronic signing of estate planning documents under certain circumstances.
Clark Wilson LLP
In 2020, the focus is on alternative modes of educational delivery in the summer and fall terms.
The extension power proposed in the TLPA may be invoked up to September 30, 2020 and may have retroactive effect to March 13, 2020.
Chris Murray is the former City Manager of Hamilton and is now in the same role with the City of Toronto.
The Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB) has announced a delay in the coming-into-force of the amended Patent Medicines Regulations (the Regulations) to January 1, 2021.
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").
We are currently at a time of global uncertainty, a time when we look towards our Government for leadership. Unfortunately, they too are facing uncertain times and can only give advice...
In periods of stock market shock, such as has been experienced recently with the Coronavirus pandemic, the natural focus of attention is on fund values and investment performance. But what about charges?
King, Stubb & Kasiva
The insurance sector plays a pivotal role in promoting the economy of every country.
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.
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.
On May 21, 2020, the Japanese government announced that it is lifting the state of emergency in Osaka, Kyoto and Hyogo.
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.