This Alert discusses a local government's ability to impose offsets for "matters of local environmental significance".
The Alert summarises a recent Qld case and discusses its possible impact on disability discrimination laws in Australia.
This Alert summarises the recent discussions regarding the enforcement of new GST legislation for online content.
A building licence may be required if works to a building, even if in the nature of a repair, alter the structure.
While it's unclear if LinkedIn connections are trade secrets, employers should ensure their security from ex-employees.
The Alert highlights proposed changes to disclosure obligations relating to lots in community
titles scheme developments.
The court found that Woolworths did not owe a duty of care to users of the common area adjacent to their premises.
Vicarious liability for workplace discrimination will be significantly more expensive for employers in the future.
Respective rights and obligations of the Responsible Entity and Custodian must be clear on issues of lease enforcement.
The Alert summarise this decision regarding damages for sexual harassment and the likely flow-on effects for employers.
Felsberg e Associados
On June 30, 2014 ANAC opened Public Hearing nr. 13/2014 to discuss a revision of the current airport fees regulatory model.
This is the first entry in a two-part discussion on the documentation requirements to claim Input Tax Credits (ITCs) for GST / HST purposes.
The OECD has released the full version of a new global standard for the exchange of tax information between jurisdictions.
A recent study by Opportunity Now and PricewaterhouseCoopers revealed that 64% of UK women (aged between 28 and 40 years) have been bullied or harassed at work.
This Act represents a significant milestone in the development of a modern oil and gas industry in North Carolina.
Fox Rothschild LLP
In June. the United States Supreme Court issued its much-anticipated decision in American Broadcasting Cos. v. Aereo, Inc.
Ford & Harrison LLP
President Obama signed an Executive Order prohibiting federal contractors from discriminating against employees based on gender identity and sexual orientation.
Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP
Philadelphia partner Barry Gross has been quoted in several publications since the verdict in the high-profile case of USA v. Scarfo.
The FTC agreed to settle its antitrust challenge of Phoebe Putney Health System’s acquisition of Palmyra Medical Center.
1,537 is the number of news stories published online just within the last week related to U.S. corporate "inversions".