Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The new legislation will add another layer of approvals for resource projects undertaken in certain areas of Queensland.
Norton Rose Fulbright Australia
Regulation of foreign investment in Australian agriculture is increasingly contentious and reform appears inevitable.
Hunt & Hunt
Employers should become familiar with the Guide and ensure they have taken necessary steps to address workplace bullying.
Scheduling discipline hearings is difficult. In order to get to a hearing, the regulator often needs to coordinate the schedules of many very busy people.
Heenan Blaikie LLP
The Ministry of Energy released its Long-Term Energy Plan ("LTEP") for Ontario on December 2, 2013, entitled Achieving Balance.
On 20 November last, for the second time in less than a month, the Italian Antitrust Authority started an investigation under article 101 of the TFUE in respect of the pricing and commercial policy adopted by Enervit (a leading supplier of food supplements for sports, fitness and well-being related nutrition needs) vis-à-vis its online and traditional retailers as well as wholesalers.
Facing a significant budget deficit, the Serbian Government
plans to change the tax laws for the third time in the last 12
KPMG, South Africa
This edition of "Taxes and Incentives for Renewable Energy" describes current incentives to promote renewable energy from wind, solar, biomass, geothermal and hydropower.
A tenant who remains in occupation of a property despite cancellation of the lease is said to be "holding over" and is liable to the lessor for damages.
There are two ways of litigating in the High Court; by summons or by application.
The State Attorney's office is, in many places, dysfunctional.
Most sales of property require the purchaser to obtain finance by way of a loan.
The FCA has announced on its webpage that, in keeping with its transparency agenda, it will publish more detailed information on the volumes of approved persons applications for controlled functions that it has received and on which it has taken a decision.
On 14 November 2013 the FCAs chief executive gave a speech which focused on conduct and ethics within firms, which he said poses significant challenges for investment managers in particular.
Please follow the relevant link to see the European Parliament's "OEIL" voting date forecasts and access EP reports and positions on major legislative initiatives:
, the issue of class/collective action waivers in mandatory arbitration agreements has been a hot one. Including in its seminal D.R. Horton decision, the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB) has repeatedly taken the position that such waivers violate employees' rights under Section 7 of the National Labor Relations Act (NLRA).
Morrison & Foerster LLP
The SECs Division of Investment Management provided advisers to venture capital funds with guidance on fund structures that do not jeopardize an advisers ability to rely on the exemption from registration provided by Section 203(l) of the Investment Advisers Act (the "venture capital exemption").
This is fourth article in WilmerHales series of inter partes review-focused analyses. Previous articles include "What We've Learned From PTAB Decisions On Institution," "How PTAB Applies 'Interests Of Justice' Discovery Standard," and "The Intersection Of District Court And Inter Partes Review."
Day Pitney LLP
On December 8, 2013, USCIS will release new and revised Memoranda for its E-Verify electronic employment eligibility verification system.
Holland & Knight
D&O insurance is often the last line of defence for the personal assets of a director or officer.