Levy & Salomao Advogados
The Brazilian Arbitration Act allows the parties to refer a dispute to arbitration if the underlying claim can be assigned, waived or settled amicably.
Levy & Salomao Advogados
Amid initial skepticism and distrust commercial arbitration in Brazil has become widely used following the Supreme Court confirmation of the constitutionality of the Brazilian Arbitration Act in 2001.
Levy & Salomao Advogados
As most companies see it, confidentiality is a great advantage of arbitration over litigation.
Harvey Law Group
Matrimonial property regime refers to a regime that limits the freedom of spouses to manage property and the couple's obligations to the family.
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
In an effort to increase accessibility to capital markets, securities regulators in Alberta and Saskatchewan (the Provinces) have adopted a new financing prospectus exemption for small businesses.
As private lives are increasingly digitized, Canadian courts continue to expand their recognition of common law privacy torts.
Blaney McMurtry LLP
Following are this week's summaries of the Court of Appeal for Ontario for the week of October 12, 2021.
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
What happens when an irresistible force meets an immovable object? That question comes to mind in reading two recent high-level decisions on limitation periods.
DiliTrust Canada Inc.
The term' strategic plan' is thrown around often, but it is sometimes used interchangeably with the term ‘business plan.' While there are certain similarities between the two, the strategic plan...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On October 1, 2021, the Supreme Court of Canada released its much anticipated decision in Toronto (City) v Ontario (Attorney General), 2021 SCC 34. The Court was tasked with determining...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
Canadian case law continues to mount against the use of the Statute of Monopolies to seek damages following the invalidation of a Canadian patent.
Rahman v Cannon Design Architecture Inc. is, without question, a helpful wrongful dismissal decision for employers.
Cayman Islands
Insurance Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Cayman Islands, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
Chofn Intellectual Property
On 31 August 2021, the Beijing High People's Court finally upheld the Beijing Intellectual Property Court's judgement and the China National Intellectual Property Administration's (CNIPA) decision...
Insurance Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Guernsey, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
While the pandemic continues to influence businesses (especially their bottom lines and other internal budgets), it hasn't necessarily brought intellectual property ideation, protection...
Khaitan & Co
In a recent decision of Municipal Corporation of Greater Mumbai v Ankita Sinha & Others, a three judge bench of Supreme Court of India held that the National Green Tribunal has power to take suo motu cognizance of environmental issues, ...
Tilleke & Gibbins
In August 2021, the Directorate General of Intellectual Property (DGIP) of Indonesia's Ministry of Law and Human Rights held a virtual session on the draft revision of Patent Law No. 13 of 2016 to apprise relevant stakeholders...
Littler Mendelson
Employers in the Netherlands are sometimes keen to include a reservation when they form an employment contract.
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