Analysis of Certain Aspects of the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2016

By | India Corporate Law | June 27, 2017
The Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Act, 2016 (“Amendment Act”), which was passed by Parliament on March 9th, 2017, introduced certain significant changes to the Maternity Benefit Act, 1961 (“MB Act”). The Amendment Act received Presidential assent on March 27th, 2017 and came into effect from April 1st, 2017 except for the provisions, that require an employer to provide a creche facility. View Full Post
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What Should an Importer Know About Importing Industrial Hemp and Derivative Products into Canada?

industrial hemp The commercial production of industrial hemp was legalized in Canada in 1997.  Industrial hemp is different from cannibis, which the Liberal government announced would be legalized in Canada on July 1, 2018.  Canada is one of a limited number of countries that has legalized industrial hemp.   View Full Post
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Fox Speaks: Government Record Retention Under the FAR

This Thursday, June 29 (1:00 – 2:30 EST), I will be hosting a webinar to discuss document retention requirements for government contractors. Implementing corporate document retention policies is an essential business practice for two reasons: First, there is a legal duty for contractors to comply with contractual document retention requirements.  View Full Post
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NERC Recommends Inverter Changes After California Fire Disrupts Solar Generation

Originally posted on Troutman Sanders’ Washington Energy Report On June 8, 2017, the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (“NERC”) released a report on the August 2016 Blue Cut Fire, which resulted in the loss of 1,200 megawatts (“MW”) of solar photovoltaic (“PV”) power generation.   View Full Post
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