Tauil & Chequer
O Senado Federal aprovou, na última terça-feira, o Projeto de Lei n° 1.179/2020, que dispõe sobre o regime jurídico emergencial e transitório para as relações jurídicas de Direito Privado durante a pandemia de Covid-19.
Topics covered: Reopening Ontario, Management puzzle, Legal enigma, Engineering stumper, Safety/Security riddle.
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
On May 26, the CIPO once more extended most patent, trademark and industrial design deadlines falling between March 16, 2020, and June 12, 2020, which means they are currently extended to the next working day, i.e., June 15.
The COVID-19 pandemic has created novel challenges for market participants. In this rapidly changing environment, it is imperative that directors and officers of public companies be mindful of their insider trading...
Envoy Global, Inc.
Like many countries, Canada is in the midst of a sizable outbreak of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).
In a recent decision, the Federal Court of Appeal overturned the Federal Court's order that the trial of common issues in separate actions under the Patented Medicine (Notice of Compliance) Regulations involving...
Stikeman Elliott LLP
On May 28, 2020, the federal government released regulations making good on its promise to lift the requirement for federally regulated employers to make solvency special payments to their DB pension plans.
On May 29, 2020, NAV CANADA announced that it had completed an issue of $850 million of general obligation notes in two series on a private placement basis.
Miller Thomson LLP
Today, an investment of up to $9.2 million was announced to enhance the Youth Employment and Skills Program (YESP) and fund up to 700 new positions for youth in the agriculture industry.
Between 1998 and 1999 the Russian Institute of Biomedical Problems carried out the most prominent study on the effects that Outer Space has on human behaviour.
A lot has been written by the mainstream media about remote working during the lockdown period and over the last months...
As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, remote working arrangements have become the new norm. Most boards and shareholders will be used to teleconference/ telephone meetings.
Khaitan & Co
For those accounts which were in the Implementation Period (as on 1 March 2020), RBI has provided an extension of 180 days from the date on which the Implementation Period of 180 days was to expire.
Khaitan & Co
The tax officer however held that Guarantee Money paid to non-resident sports association is in relation to the matches played in India and attracts withholding of tax under section 194E of the IT Act.
Jersey and Guernsey trusts and foundations are popular choices for asset protection structuring. In this Q&A, partner Rupert Morris and senior counsel Sevyn Kalsi from Walkers' Guernsey and Jersey Private Capital & Trusts teams...
Legal Notice 191 of 2020, which came into effect from the 1st of January 2020, introduces a final tax on the assignments of rights acquired in terms of a promise of sale agreement.
On 25 May 2020, the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU- OHSA) published non-binding guidelines with the aim of retaining a safe working environment, now that many are returning to their workplace.
Banwo & Ighodalo
Acting pursuant to the power conferred by Section 38 of the Value Added Tax Act ("VAT Act"), the Honourable Minister of Finance, Budget and National Planning ("Minister") on February 3, 2020, issued...