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Eight defendants were recently acquitted after the prosecution’s expert witness was discredited. Was this a one-off or does it point to a wider problem of..
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A recent decision from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice highlights some of the difficulties plaintiffs might face when seeking to certify a class action..
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A new dues structure that starts in September 2019 was overwhelmingly approved by the ABA House of Delegates on Monday during the ABA Annual Meeting…
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All Victorian property development and financing arrangements need to consider these new economic entitlement provisions.
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This case is important for those drafting statements of claim containing a global claim or modified total costs claim.
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Trade competitors should tread carefully when considering judicial review of resource management decisions.
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A tenant usually has the right to have a terminated lease reinstated, if the breach is remedied with any extra charges.
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"Unwelcome conduct of a sexual nature" does not need to amount to assault to be treated seriously by the Courts.
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APRA's recently released Information Paper indicates APRA focus areas for the upcoming period of regulatory supervision.
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This appeal was a challenge against various charges levied by the council for stormwater and transport infrastructure.
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These 2019 budget measures could have a direct or indirect effect on the resources and renewables industry in Queensland.
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Philippa Ryan thinks a lot about trust. A barrister in Australia, she lectures on the subject, and her PhD thesis focused on the breach of…
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The Arkansas Judicial Discipline and Disability Commission has tossed an ethics case against a judge who participated in death-penalty protests on the same..
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An Illinois lawyer should be disbarred for trying to gain control of a long-running case by filing several unfounded suits alleging malpractice, fraud and a…
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Cyprus has a favorable regime which allows a third country national to obtain Permanent Residency in Cyprus if he or she buys property in Cyprus worth a minimum..
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Danos & Associates through its partners offers Vessel Registration under a Cyprus flag. The relevant legislation:
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Certain activities and services are regulated and can only be provided if a license is obtained. In Cyprus, the governing authority is CySEC which examines..
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The Alternative Investment Funds Law of 2014 was enacted by the parliament on the 10th of July 2014 and entered into force on the 27th of July 2014.
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This bulletin includes links to recent media releases, articles, reports and cases relating to work health & safety.
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This case demonstrates an instance where the Commissioner could use his or her discretion to order reinstatement.
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This article focuses on the liability of real estate agents for incorrect information from the vendor or a third party.
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Trustees should be aware of benefits of DNA testing to resolve inheritance disputes or estate administration problems.
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Three U.S. Supreme Court justices earned money for writing books last year, including a $225,000 advance earned by Justice Neil M. Gorsuch for a book…
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Prosecutors in Michigan have dropped all pending criminal charges against officials accused in connection with the leaching of lead into the water supply in..
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As part of the EU Sustainability Action Plan and the Sustainable Finance initiative the revised Directive 2007/36/EC (the "Shareholder Rights Directive" or "SRD..
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Buying a property in Italy: read the essential guide to buying your property in Italy. Find everything here: how to move, what to do, taxes to pay and laws to..
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Extradition is a mechanism for international cooperation among sovereign States, it consists in the procedure by which a State (the requested State) turns over..
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As part of the federal government's anti-money laundering and counter-terrorism initiatives, the federal government is implementing several changes to the..
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In the latest issue of the The Risk Desk, CFTC Commissioner Dan Berkovitz shared his perspective on Dodd-Frank's impact on the energy sector, futures commission..
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BSI Financial Services ("BSI"), a mortgage servicer, agreed to settle CFPB charges for violating the Truth in Lending Act.
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The Financial Accounting Standards Board ("FASB") proposed updates to the FASB Accounting Standards Codification ("Codification") to harmonize certain disclosure..
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The SEC approved amendments to FINRA's customer and industry arbitration rules to extend response times for non-parties to arbitration subpoenas, orders of..
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The Federal Reserve Board, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency and the FDIC (collectively, the "agencies") jointly adopted, without change, an interim..
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The SEC Division of Corporation Finance granted exemptive relief to MiMedx Group, Inc.
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Indonesia's problem of trademark piracy has reared its head again. This time, DC Comics lost a recovation case against Marxing Fam Makmur‘s SUPERMAN trademark.
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Recent technological advances in self-driving cars, e-scooters and electric low-speed vehicles are rapidly changing the nature of personal and commercial..
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The Senate Judiciary Committee will conduct back-to-back hearings next Tuesday and Wednesday entitled "The State of Patent Eligibility in America
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With the Cricket World Cup in full swing, and Wimbledon, The Open and the FIFA Women's World Cup just around the corner, it is set to be a bumper summer of sport
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Darkreading.com reported that "As cybercrime continues to rise, cyber insurance has businesses reconsidering their coverage. Organizations faced with a decision..
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The Boeing Company v. United States, Civil No. 17-1969C (May 29, 2019) reveals the Court of Federal Claims' interpretation of the Cost Accounting Standards..
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The number of outstanding employment tribunals has risen by almost 40% as claims continue to pour in after the scrapping of fees.
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When Sen. Bernie Sanders championed voting rights for prisoners during a CNN town hall, he spotlighted an intensifying national debate about why going to..
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Connecticut is expected to become the first state to collect statewide criminal case data from prosecutors broken down by the defendants’ race, sex, ethnicity,..
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Over the years, ride-hailing services have become increasingly popular and the demand appears to be increasing.
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Le 6 juin 2019 est entrée en vigueur en Ontario la Loi de 2019 pour plus de logements et plus de choix.
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Le projet de loi 2 de l'Alberta commence à rouvrir les portes de l'Alberta au monde des affaires
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What do you need to know about employing children?
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Below is the Federal Policy team's weekly preview, published when Congress is in session.
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