Tauil & Chequer
On November 27, 2020, Brazil's National Agency of Petroleum, Natural Gas and Biofuels published the draft tender protocol for the 17th Concession Bid Round for exploratory blocks, establishing the procedures ...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
In most Canadian jurisdictions, there is now comprehensive class actions legislation governing the supervision and procedure of representative actions in the Courts.
Miller Thomson LLP
On Thursday, November 26, 2020, the new B.C. government announced its cabinet members and parliamentary secretaries. This included the appointment of Niki Sharma as the Parliamentary Secretary...
Miller Thomson LLP
Canada Revenue Agency ("CRA") has released the following new and updated guidances for registered charities...
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
In a recent split decision, a panel of the B.C. Court of Appeal (BCCA) considered the good faith and best interests requirements of the test for leave to commence a derivative action...
Torkin Manes LLP
On occasion, an ethical dilemma makes its way into the family courtroom and emotions inevitably run high for all involved. That is what happened in a recent case before the Court of Appeal for...
Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg
A record deficit of over $381 billion is projected for 2020-2021.
HFG Law & Intellectual Property
It took China 13 years to implement a new patent law, but the 2021 Patent law surely comes with major changes.
Soteris Pittas & Co LLC
Based on English case law, winding up orders have been made in, among other instances, the following circumstances, where...
On 12 November, the European Commission published draft standard contractual clauses for transfers of personal data from the European Union to third countries ("New SCCs").
ATOZ Tax Advisers
On 1 December 2020, the Luxembourg tax authorities issued Circular L.I.R. n°147/2, 166/2 and Eval. N°63 ("Circular") related to the application of the EU Parent Subsidiary Directive ("PSD") to...
According to a recently released government proposal, employers in Finland would be required to pay a compensation to departing employees during any non-compete period imposed on them.
Ein Impfstoff gegen Sars-CoV-2 (das „Coronavirus") wird kommen – aller Voraussicht nach in absehbarer Zeit.
Joint venture partnerships (JVP) have evolved over the years and while these have been successful in a majority of instances in India...
Singhania & Partners LLP, Solicitors and Advocates
Pre-BALCO foreign awards cannot be challenged under Section 34 of Arbitration & Conciliation Act, 1996.
SSEK Indonesian Legal Consultants
(2 December 2020) The Indonesian Government enacted Law No. 11 of 2020 regarding Jobs Creation (the "Omnibus Law") on November 2, 2020.
Launched in December 2019, the Northern Ireland Department for Communities carried out a public consultation into the state of the current legislative regime for gambling in Northern Ireland.
This article considers the decision of Ms Justice Gearty in the recent case of Start Mortgages v Barry Piggott1. The Court found that the twelve year limitation period...
Loyens & Loeff
The law dated 25 November 2020 (the 25 November 2020 Law), amending the law of 23 September 2020, comprises the latest set of measures adopted by the Luxembourg legislation to...