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President Trump issued a controversial Executive Order on September 22, 2020 purporting to "promote unity in the Federal workforce" by addressing what the White..
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One of the thornier areas of law for U.S.-regulated banks and their holding companies is that regarding confidential supervisory information (CSI).
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As the November 2020 elections approach, investment advisers and other financial institutions who do business with, or seek to do business with, public pension..
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The funds sector in Cyprus has in recent years steadily become an important and dynamic sector of the Cyprus services and finance industry
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Under the current laws of the Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC) non-TRNC Citizens are entitled to take title to only one property up to a maximum area..
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The EU Trademark Regulation grants no express benefit to any trademark registered outside the European Union. Effectively, in the post Brexit era, UK national..
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The purpose of this leaflet, prepared by Lellos P. Demetriades Law Office LLC is to provide brief information on the incorporation of a Cyprus private company..
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The Copyright and Other Intellectual Property Law Provisions Act 2019 ("the Act") came into full operation on 2 December 2019.
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The MFSA has issued a Guidance Paper on the role of the MLRO within entities which are Subject Persons operating in the regulated
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A recent NSWSC decision offers a reminder of procedures available in Australia to support foreign civil proceedings.
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Regulations confirm the extension of the "temporary insolvency and bankruptcy protections" until 31 December 2020.
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The real test is to determine if the original redundancy was genuine, which depends on the circumstances at that time.
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Under the amended JobKeeper rules there are new JobKeeper rates which apply depending on the hours of work by employees.
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The report recommended a new Local Government Act to be modernised to include a statement of local government functions.
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The effect of Corporations (Coronavirus Economic Response) Determination (No.1) 2020 will be extended to 23 March 2021.
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The Retail and other Commercial Leases (COVID-19) Regulation in NSW has been extended until 31 December 2020.
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The third article of our retail series explores how the pandemic accelerated a range of trends in the retail industry.
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The Commonwealth Government has announced proposed: "Insolvency reforms to support small businesses recovery".
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Reforms will reduce the complexity, timing and costs for small business associated with the current insolvency framework.
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A number of recent cases decided by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice and the Ontario Court of Appeal are changing the likely outcomes of wrongful dismissal..
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Election Day—Tuesday, November 3, 2020—is quickly approaching, and employees might ask for time off to vote. Employers that simply say "no" to their..
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President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that he is nominating U.S. Circuit Judge Amy Coney Barrett to the U.S. Supreme Court to fill the vacancy…
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We previously reported on COVID-19–related employment lawsuits that we tracked from late March 2020 through early May 2020.
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Among its many impacts on society, COVID-19 has changed, perhaps permanently, how employees interact with each other and the workplace.
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Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office of the Inspector General (the "OIG") released a report highlighting concerns about..
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Citing the urgency of climate change, California Gov. Gavin Newsom has issued Executive Order N-79-20 to dramatically reduce greenhouse gas emissions and "more..
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The final rule defined "employer" to parallel the FLSA's definition, but required that the "actual exercise of control" operate as the touchstone of the..
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The U.S. Department of State has announced the per-country priority date cut-offs for the October 2020 Visa Bulletin. The monthly visa bulletins indicate who may..
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The SEC's amendments also make important updates to the rule with regard to the role of representatives in the process.
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The American Telemedicine Association (ATA) issued a policy comment letter to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), advocating for..
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Although it is agreed that a properly fitted bicycle helmet may reduce the impact of head injuries, the helmet is considered to be the last line of defence..
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Weil Gotshal & Manges is breaking from the ranks by tying special bonuses to hours worked…
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A recent recusal decision by potential U.S. Supreme Court nominee Barbara Lagoa has raised questions about how she would deal with the issue if she…
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A divided District of Columbia Court of Appeals granted Thursday what it describes as an "emergency examination waiver" admission to practice law with various..
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The Federal Government has announced the introduction of Bill C-2, An Act relating to economic recovery in response to COVID-19, to create three new temporary..
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As discussed in a previous blog, the Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) are adopting amendments (Amendments) that, effective June 1, 2022, will...
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On September 14, 2020, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services ("CMS") issued the Advance Notice of Methodological Changes for Calendar Year (CY) 2022 for..
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On August 26, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") adopted amendments to the definition of "accredited investor" and related amendments...
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Bill C-2, An Act relating to economic recovery in response to COVID-19 provides for the establishment of three new government programs: the Canada Recovery..
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The lawyer for Plaintiff Sunrise Firefighters was on the hot seat for most of the hearing on Oracle's Motion to Dismiss the Amended Consolidated Class Action..
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A private equity firm based in New York has acquired Rocket Matter, one of the leading practice management platforms in the legal industry since its…
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Delayed election results could lead to a constitutional crisis that involves the Electoral Count Act of 1887 and differing vote certifications.

The..
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On September 11, 2020, the SEC adopted amendments to the requirements for statistical disclosures that bank and savings and loan registrants provide to..
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On August 26, 2020, the SEC adopted amendments to Regulation S-K that are intended to modernize business, legal proceedings and risk factor disclosures.
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In the wake of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s death, a newly reconfigured Supreme Court is expected to consider a raft of hot-button issues from…
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Ari Kaplan recently spoke with Carolyn Elefant, an attorney who focuses her practice on energy and environmental matters and the author of several books,…
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Because the COVID-19 pandemic has made travel impossible or risky to one's health, employers may face employee requests to delay vacation time.
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The window for "easy" partnership amended returns for CARES Act benefits is closing.
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The immense pressure that businesses are under with the double impact of the potential no-deal Brexit and the effects of the coronavirus pandemic is often most..
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Welcome back to The Week in Weed, your Friday look at what's happening in the world of legalized marijuana.
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