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Carroll & O'Dea
Schools in NSW and Queensland should urgently review their child protection policies to take into account these reforms.
Carroll & O'Dea
Schools can make redress payments from reserves, assuming that they have spent government funding on normal expenditure.
Carroll & O'Dea
We have a note about the National Redress Scheme and a reminder that schools have until 30 June 2020 to join the Scheme.
Cooper Grace Ward
This WA case is some comfort for schools, including insight into when restraint and other use of force may be reasonable.
Cooper Grace Ward
Employers in early learning centres must properly investigate, after a teacher was falsely accused of mistreating a child.
China
DeHeng Law Offices
当前"新冠肺炎"防控的严峻形势下,教育部及各地教育部门陆续出台相关规定,要求延迟各类学校开学,严禁开展任何形式的线下培训。同时,&#
Clyde & Co
Since its outbreak in December 2019, and at the time of writing, the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) has infected more than 79,000 people and killed...
Hong Kong
Hogan Lovells
Over the past nine months in Hong Kong, luxury retailers have encountered a challenging market. Hong Kong has traditionally been a popular destination...
India
Singh & Associates
Exemption Clauses are the contractual terms that limit, alter, change or oust the liability that generally flows from the contractual relationships.
Khaitan & Co
The Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court in New India Assurance Company Limited v Hilli Multipurpose Cold Storage Private Limited has conclusively settled conflicting decisions under the Consumer Protection Act 1986.
GameChanger Law Advisors
Recently I came across this innocuous piece of news that Yash Raj Films ("YRF") has been fined Rs. 10,000 and Rs 5,000 as litigation costs by the National Consumer ...
Quest IP
To protect consumers from online fraud, the Ministry of Consumer Affairs has introduced draft Consumer Protection (E-Commerce) Rules, 2019 (Rules) to regulate e-commerce platforms operating in India.
Lakshmikumaran & Sridharan Attorneys
The Parliament of India on August 6, 2019 has passed the much-awaited Consumer Protection Bill, 2019 and notified the same in the official gazette of India after it received the presidential assent on August 9, 2019.
SKP Business Consulting LLP
Yet another business gets hit by deep discounting! Clearly, this strategy can help penetrate and acquire market share only as long the wallet stretches.
Economic Laws Practice
Under the new CPA, a ‘strict liability' will be enforced not only on the trader but also on the product manufacturer.
Dave, Ramanathan, Kumar and Venkateshmurthy, LLP
In an effort to bring India's Consumer Rights framework up to speed, the Consumer Protection Bill, 2018 is contemplated and in public domain.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
Bureau of Indian Standards is a statutory body established under the Bureau of Indian Standards Act, 2016. BIS prescribes the standards for covering goods and systems under the standardization regime.
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
These parameters/ standards prescribed by BIS, have to be adhered to prior to the products being made available to consumers.
LexRidge Partners, Advocates & Solicitors
The new Act will significantly impact e-commerce, digital marketing and advertising standards.
Nishith Desai Associates
Foundation Holdings and Ryan International Group have formed a joint venture under the brand ‘Ryan EduNation' to expand footprints in K-12 education in India.
Kanth & Associates
The Parliament passed the Consumer Protection Bill, 2019 on 06.08.2019 to replace the Consumer Protection Act, 1986 ("1986 Act").
S.S. Rana & Co. Advocates
The Indian education sector is a prominent and burgeoning industry. This sector has witnessed tremendous growth in the past decade with the proliferation of innumerable institutions across the nation.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
The need and importance of the consumer protection is expanding at a rate of knots especially in the Indian banking sector.
Singhania & Co
Food Aggregators are online portals that provide for delivery of food and provide access to multiple restaurants, such as Swiggy, Zomato, among others.
NovoJuris Legal
In India, we do not have one specific statute which covers the legal framework for product liability claims.
King, Stubb & Kasiva
The Guidelines are also applicable to all B2C e-commerce entities involved in digital content products.
Japan
DLA Piper
On August 29, 2019, the Japan Fair Trade Commission (the JFTC) announced its draft "Guidelines Concerning Abuse of a Superior Bargaining Position under the Antimonopoly Act...
Malaysia
SKRINE
Four out of five of the fastest-growing markets in terms of additional passengers per year over the forecast period will be from Asia.
New Zealand
Duncan Cotterill
All lenders of consumer credit in New Zealand need to review and update documentation and procedures by 1 June 2020.
Duncan Cotterill
This act introduces some significant changes which will affect all lenders providing consumer credit in New Zealand.
Duncan Cotterill
Anybody sending emails to large mailing lists should carefully analyse whether their distribution will breach the Spam Act.
Singapore
Hogan Lovells
Entering a new market can be a game changer for businesses in the consumer industry, but it can come with some significant legal risks. Consumer protection laws
Hogan Lovells
Our Singapore Consumer team is delighted to present our Doing Business in Singapore guide.
Hogan Lovells
In 2019, Singapore was ranked no. 2 for "Best Country in the World to do business" by the World Bank. Singapore is seen as a gateway to the Asian markets
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
Hong Kong people are enthusiastic travellers. Many go to Thailand and many to Malaysia but many also go to South Korea, Japan and Singapore.
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