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Ontario government responds to early results of mine safety review download subscription

Dentons 19-Sep-2014

The Ontario government says that it is acting on the early results of the Mining Sector Health, Safety and Prevention Review.

Trade union strikes: cutting through the myths. Part two — what next? download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 19-Sep-2014

In part two of this series, Martin Chitty takes a closer look at what action has been announced and the options open to employers.

Data Issues Roundup — new Irish data protection commissioner appointed; Racing Post falls short on IT security; and more download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 18-Sep-2014

Addleshaw Goddard has released the 15 September 2014 issue of its Data Issues Roundup publication.

Annual EEO public file report deadline for stations in various US territories download subscription

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 17-Sep-2014

This Broadcast Station Advisory highlights the upcoming deadlines for compliance with the FCC’s EEO Rule.

Latvia: amendments to the labour law approaching the finish line download subscription

Eversheds 16-Sep-2014

The employers’ representatives believe that Latvia has higher requirements in comparison with its neighbour countries, but trade unions refuse to give in.

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Door-to-door selling of financial instruments: recent clarifications by the Court of Cassation download subscription

DLA Piper 19-Sep-2014

The interpretation of the scope of application of the investor’s right to withdraw from any contracts for the placement of door-to-door financial products has again captured the attention of all players.

Tax Newsletter — July/August 2014: SAT strengthens reporting request under China CFC rules; and more download subscription

DLA Piper 19-Sep-2014

DLA Piper has released the July/August edition of its Tax Newsletter, which provides a review of PRC and Hong Kong tax developments.

Disclosure of confidential information to a prospective buyer and directors’ duties download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Sep-2014

A recent High Court case has emphasised the need for investors to ensure that confidentially clauses in shareholders’ agreement are drafted correctly. 

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Disclosure of confidential information to a prospective buyer and directors’ duties download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Sep-2014

A recent High Court case has emphasised the need for investors to ensure that confidentially clauses in shareholders’ agreement are drafted correctly. 

Insolvent tenants: administrators to ‘pay for what they use’ download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

The Court of Appeal has held that administrators must make payment in respect of rent for any period during which he retains possession of the demised property.

How intellectual property issues are affecting retailers weblink subscription

Walker Morris 18-Sep-2014

The courts have decided a number of high-profile cases this summer in which retailers have been involved in intellectual property disputes.

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The future for zero-hours contracts? weblink subscription

Walker Morris 16-Jul-2014

In this article, Walker Morris examines the issues relating to zero-hours contracts and their practical impact for employers.

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Ontario government responds to early results of mine safety review download subscription

Dentons 19-Sep-2014

The Ontario government says that it is acting on the early results of the Mining Sector Health, Safety and Prevention Review.

Corporate inversions — how much will history repeat itself? download subscription

Dentons 18-Sep-2014

‘Inversion’ transactions are nothing new, and the current proceedings appear to be just another replay of earlier games of tag between the government and US multinationals. 

Devon: Tax Court of Canada considers large corporation rules download subscription

Dentons 18-Sep-2014

In Devon Canada Corporation v The Queen, the issue is whether the taxpayer may deduct $20,884,041 paid to cancel issued stock options. 

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Residential tenant’s right of first refusal over commercial units download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

The tenant’s right of first refusal was introduced to prevent landlords from selling the reversionary interest in a tenant’s flat without the tenant’s knowledge.

Anti-social legislation provides scope for injunctions and possession download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

Tough new legislation to tackle anti-social behaviour gives housing associations greater powers, says Winckworth Sherwood’s Ausilia Matraxia.

Insolvent tenants: administrators to ‘pay for what they use’ download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

The Court of Appeal has held that administrators must make payment in respect of rent for any period during which he retains possession of the demised property.

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Door-to-door selling of financial instruments: recent clarifications by the Court of Cassation download subscription

DLA Piper 19-Sep-2014

The interpretation of the scope of application of the investor’s right to withdraw from any contracts for the placement of door-to-door financial products has again captured the attention of all players.

Luxembourg corporate: foreign direct investment — structuring the equity download subscription

Ogier 18-Sep-2014

This briefing summarises some of the areas frequently encountered in relation to equity structuring choices.

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