Marval O'Farrell & Mairal
The Federal Court of Appeals in Criminal Matters upheld a ruling that found the use of the accused's IP address decisive in determining his guilt.
Levy & Salomão Advogados
What have been the recent bankruptcy and reorganisation trends or developments in your jurisdiction?
A recent decision on a summary judgement motion underscores the difficulty inherent in suing a landlord for contamination caused by its tenant.
Latham & Watkins
On March 27, 2017, the French Parliament adopted a Law On The Duty Of Vigilance For Parent And Subcontracting Companies.
LexCounsel Law Offices
Multi-level marketing or direct selling models, where goods are marketed/sold directly to the end user (and not through a fixed retail location), by a network of distributors at different levels...
For the first time in around 40 years, Jersey's Viscount looks likely to be recognised by the English High Court to administer a major cross-border insolvency case.
In a world of anti-BEPS initiatives and EU anti-tax avoidance measures, the international tax scene is rapidly changing.
Mamo TCV Advocates
Mamo TCV Advocates recently assisted clients with the first transformation in Malta of an Investment Company with Variable Share Capital ("SICAV") to an IC under a "RICC".
There have been some encouraging developments following Mauritius' announcement that it planned to strengthen the protection of intellectual property rights ("IPR"), amid global concerns.
Ondertussen was de Raad voor de Onroerende Zaken (ROZ), in het bijzonder de Juridische Commissie Huurzaken...
The revised Preferential Procurement Regulations 2017 ("PPPFA Regulations 2017") issued in terms of the Preferential Procurement Policy Framework Act, 2000, came into effect on 1 April 2017.
Post-arbitral award procedures in Tanzania are governed by a number of pieces of legislation, including the Arbitration Act, the Arbitration Rules, 1957 and the Civil Procedure Code (the "CPC").
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
In a recent Eleventh Circuit opinion, the Court found that the insurance carrier was responsible, under Georgia law, for the harm caused by an intoxicated employee's vehicle usage.
McDermott Will & Emery
McDermott's Antitrust M&A Snapshot is a resource for in-house counsel and others who deal with antitrust M&A issues but are not faced with these issues on a daily basis.
Troutman Sanders LLP
As previously reported, President Trump has issued an Executive Order calling on EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (Corps) to formally review the "Clean Water Rule" also known as the Water of the United States (WOTUS) Rulemaking.
Reinhart Boerner Van Deuren S.C.
On February 16, 2017, Representative Martha Roby (R-Ala.) reintroduced a bill in the House of Representatives that would permit employers to offer compensatory time off to employees who work overtime.
Fisher Phillips LLP
In deciding whether California's overtime laws apply to nonresident employees who spend full days or weeks working in the state, the California Supreme Court has previously held that the state's labor code...
Allergan is typically the patent holder in these types of disputes, however, it recently successfully played the role of petitioner in an IPR against 1474791 Ontario Ltd.'s U.S. Patent No. 6,806,251 ...
Foley & Lardner
Rudyard Kipling famously noted, "East is East, and West is West, and never the twain shall meet."
Despite fears that the election of Donald Trump as US president could do severe damage to Mexico's economic prospects, the country is now seen as offering the best growth opportunities...