STA Law Firm
Securities is a financial instrument that is negotiable and holds some type of monetary value. It is equivalent to an ownership position in a corporation through the stock.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
On July 29, 2020, Bill 32: Restoring Balance in Alberta's Workplaces Act, 2020 (Bill) received royal assent in Alberta. This Bill amends the Alberta Employment Standards Code...
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Please find below our summaries of the civil decisions of the Court of Appeal for Ontario for the week of August 3 to 7, 2020.
On August 4, 2020, the Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada (OPC) released a set of findings1 concerning a decision by TD Canada Trust (TD)
The Government of Alberta has taken significant steps to promote and facilitate investment in the province by removing residency requirements for corporate directors and reducing the corporate tax...
Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP
In Manthadi v ASCO Manufacturing, the Ontario Court of Appeal clarified how a sale of business affects the assessment of common law reasonable notice when an employee is dismissed by a...
Langlois lawyers, LLP
Dans la foulée des amendements qui ont été apportés au Code canadien du travail en matière de harcèlement et de violence au travail, le projet de Règlement sur la prévention du harcèlement et...
Minden Gross LLP
In my blog post of March 9, 2018, I commented on the case of Uber Technologies Inc. v. Heller, an action in which the validity of an arbitration clause in an Independent Contractor Agreement...
MLT Aikins LLP
On June 22, 2020, The Personal Property Security Amendment Act, 2019 (the "Amendments") came into force in Saskatchewan.
A. Karitzis & Associates L.L.C
Interim orders and injunctions are temporary orders issued by Courts in order to preserve the rights and/or assets of the applying party and/or the "status quo" until the Court reaches its final decision on a particular case.
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC
ESMA has recently issued a Public Statement to promote coordinated action by National Competent Authorities in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic in relation to issuers' obligations to publish periodic information ...
The Government of Haryana had proposed to amend the Factories Act, 1948 (the "Factories Act") and introduce certain new provisions relating to working hours...
Clyde & Co
The Central Bank of Ireland (CBI) on 5 August 2020 clarified its approach to resolving interpretation issues associated with business interruption coverage in the Covid-19 context...
Arendt & Medernach
The CSSF, Luxembourg's supervisory authority for the financial sector, has announced that Luxembourg-domiciled UCITS may no longer invest in loans.
AXIS Fiduciary Ltd
The Bank of Mauritius ("BoM") has in collaboration with the Financial Services Commission (FSC) and Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) organised a workshop on 07 August 2020 for Money Laundering Reporting Officers ("MLROs").
Andersen Tax LP
On 5th August, 2020, the Lagos State Commissioner for Finance, Dr. Rabiu Olowo, informed the general public that the Lagos State Government has reviewed its Land Use Charge ("LUC")
On August 8, 2020, Puerto Rico Governor Hon. Wanda Vázquez Garced signed into law House Bill No. 2424 ("Bill No. 2424")
Shook Lin & Bok
The Monetary Authority of Singapore ("MAS") has published an information paper on 3 August 2020, which sets out its findings from a series of thematic inspections on enterprise-wide risk...
Baer & Karrer
Alternative Investment Funds Laws and Regulations - Switzerland covers common issues - including regulatory frameworks, fund structures and marketing.
A court case has confirmed that members of charitable companies are fiduciaries and owe duties as such. We look at what this means for academy trusts.