Australia
Vincent Young
Increasingly, we are reviewing contracts whereby developers seek to provide benefits to third parties by increasing who the contractor owes its obligations to under a contract.
British Virgin Islands
Ogier
BVI statute does not currently provide for the legal assignment of a chose in action governed by BVI law and does not have an equivalent of Section 136 of the English Law of Property Act, 1925.
Canada
Blaney McMurtry LLP
A first step taken in some appeals is a request to stay a parenting Order until the appeal is determined.
Clark Wilson LLP
Last week, the BC Government introduced new legislation that, if passed, represents a significant change to the way in which BC public bodies process access to information requests and in relation...
CCPartners
On October 22, 2021 the Ontario government announced that it has released a plan,
Gowling WLG
International law firm Gowling WLG has advised Brockwell Energy on its sale of the Broken Cross onshore wind farm development to global renewable energy developer, service provider and distributor BayWa.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In Dufault, TD filed a sequencing motion requesting that its summary judgment motion on the Plaintiff's claim be heard before certification.
McMillan LLP
On October 18, 2021, just a few days prior to the opening in Glasgow of COP26, the U.N. Climate Change Conference of the Parties, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA)...
China
IP March
China has the largest population and is also one of the largest markets in the world. Because of its large population and market, a lot of foreign companies...
Gowling WLG
Due to the independence of the judiciary in each country or region, an award or a judgment rendered in one jurisdiction does not necessarily mean that it can be naturally enforced in other jurisdictions.
European Union
Cooley LLP
On the third anniversary of the General Data Protection Regulation, Cooley launched a series of webinar focused on the GDPR.
Mathys & Squire
This could have a chilling effect on actions by UK litigants in Europe, particularly for startups and SMEs with limited funding.
Jersey
Ogier
Both trusts were created at the instigation of the father of three adult children, and were settled by relatives of the family.
Mexico
Volterra Fietta
On 15 September 2021, the Mexican Ministry of Economy reported that it had successfully defended a claim brought by satellite giant Eutelsat in an arbitration before the ...
Nigeria
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
Copyright under the Nigerian Copyright Act,[2] is a legal protection granted to creators or originators of creative works, whether Literary, Musical, Artistic or Cinematographic works
S.P.A. Ajibade & Co.
As part of the Federal Government's efforts to revamp the legal, economic and governance framework of the petroleum industry in Nigeria, President Muhammad Buhari recently signed into law the Petroleum Industry Act ...
Singapore
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
On 14 May 2021, Carousell Pte. Ltd. ("Carousell") informed the Personal Data Protection Commission ("the Commission")about an incident of unauthorized access to its users' accounts due...
South Africa
ENSafrica
ARB'S policy proposals in respect of Open Banking In November 2020, the National Payment System Department of the South African Reserve Bank ("SARB") issued its "Consultation paper on open-banking activities in the national payment system" ("SARB Paper").
Turkey
CETINKAYA
Noncompetition may be viewed as two distinct types; as a non-compete commitment by an employee while an employment relation continues, and as a non-compete agreement, which takes effect upon the termination of a labor contract.
CETINKAYA
Garden Leave originated in the British civil service. Under this emerging practice, employees could request special leave and continue to receive a salary.
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