Snapshot of interesting legal issues we are seeing & some takeaways that we expect will resonate cross-jurisdictionally.
Impact of the current sanctions with a focus on those areas which might impact the global shipping and trade industry.
In recent NSW case SC held the insurer was not liable to indemnify the insured due to the enlivened professional services exclusion.
Recent HC case held public examinations under section 596A can be used to investigate the merits of personal claims by investors.
Assessing Fitness to Drive (AFTD) outlines the medical standards for driver licensing in Australia.
Roam Migration Law
Modern slavery is a term used to describe a number of different actions which amount to serious exploitation of workers.
The purpose of the reform is to align these WHS laws with the rest of the nation, to allow for and improve consistency.
McCarthy Durie Lawyers
Coercive control is a form of domestic violence which creates a relationship of fear, isolation, intimidation and humiliation.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Cet article fait partie d'une série d'articles sur les élections ontariennes de 2022. Il offre une vue d'ensemble des règles et règlements concernant la campagne et le vote...
As of May 2022, Bill 96 officially became An Act respecting French, the official and common language of Québec.
In Vale v. Vale, the Court of Appeal for Ontario considered the court's inherent jurisdiction to disregard the terms of a separation agreement if found to be counter to the best interests of a child.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Earlier this year, the Firm hosted our 12th Annual National Retail and Consumer Markets Summit – our annual client-focused event that canvasses a selection of the most timely and relevant developments facing the...
On May 5, the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs entered into force in China.
On April 21, 2022, the SPC released the top 10 IP cases and 50 typical IP cases in Chinese courts in 2021.
The only international human rights treaty on copyright currently has 88 signatories, according to the WIPO.
Shardul Amarchand Mangaldas & Co
One of the most common forms of security obtained by banks / financial institutions for securing debts owed to them by borrowers is pledge over shares held by the borrowers in ...
Economic Laws Practice
The 'recommendations' of the GST Council are a product of a collaborative dialogue involving the Union and States and are recommendatory in nature.
Nusantara Legal Partnership
Indonesia has seen remarkable growth in tech investments (see our editorial publications on Indonesian tech deals Vol. 1, Vol. 2, Vol. 3, and Vol. 4).
The Government recently published guidance for employers on calculating gender pay gap metrics for the purposes of the Gender Pay...
At the core of electronic-money and payment institutions' regulatory obligations is the safeguarding of "user funds". At its essence and in broad terms, funds received and held by such institutions for the ...