The Australian Law Reform Commission ("ALRC") has proposed welcomed reforms to simplify Australia's corporate criminal responsibility regime.
Recent legal and regulatory developments which relate to licencing and regulatory relief, consumer protection, financial markets, anti-money laundering
Two key actors in renewable energy, Australia and Germany, agree to a joint feasibility study to collaborate on the production of renewable hydrogen, in a further step towards achieving a global
On 31 August 2020, the Australian Law Reform Commission's Final Report on Corporate Criminal Responsibility was tabled in Parliament. The Final Report makes significant recommendations for reform
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
Aggravated sexual assault in NSW is a criminal offence which carries a maximum penalty of 20 years' imprisonment.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
There has been an increase in the number of people seeking specialist family violence services throughout the pandemic.
The accused was charged with murder and a string of traffic offences in NSW, but may walk free for lack of evidence..
The COVID-19 retail and commercial leasing protections and relief in NSW are extended until 31 December 2020.
Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner, LLP
On October 17, 2020, the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress of China approved the new Chinese Patent Law, which will become effective on June 1, 2021.
In August 2020, the Anti-Monopoly Bureau of China's State Administration for Market Regulation released four long-awaited sets of anti-monopoly guidelines addressing issues relating to leniency...
The long-waited Export Control Law of the People's Republic of China was passed on October 17, 2020, and will be effective as of December 1, 2020, which ushers a new era of the export control regime in China.
On October 17, 2020, the third draft of the 4th revision of the Chinese Patent Law was approved by the Standing Committee of the National People's Congress and will come into force on June 1, 2021.
The Standing Committee of the 13th National People's Congress promulgated the Export Control Law of the People's Republic of China (ECL or the Law) on October 17, 2020.
CCPIT Patent & Trademark Law Office
Speaking of strategy, Mike Tyson quipped that "Everybody has a plan until they get punched in the mouth."
随着《全面与进步跨太平洋伙伴关系协定》（英文"Comprehensive and Progressive Agreement for Trans-pacific Partnership"，简称CPTPP）...
Cameron Adderley is the Managing Partner of the Hong Kong office and Global Practice Group Head of Corporate across the Appleby Group, which he joined in 2001.
Since the outbreak of the COVID-19, there has been a drastic increase in cyber fraud cases involving email wire fraud scams and phone scams around the world.
It is increasingly common for employers and employees in Hong Kong to agree cessation terms. In such cases, an employee may be asked to enter into a separation agreement.
As we approach the bonus season, many employers in Hong Kong will be looking back on an unusual year to work out what bonus, if any, to award their employees.