On 15 April 2014, the FCA published two warning notice statements in relation to unnamed directors of an insurance broker.
We have a number of times written on the problems that can arise from using memoranda of understanding (MOUs) with Chinese companies. See the following for some of those posts…
In January this year, we reported on OHIM’s announcement of a new common practice for trade marks registered in black and white. OHIM and the participating national offices have now issued a Common Communication, together with details of the implementation process.
The Regulations on Supervision and Administration of Medical Devices was amended and promulgated by the State Council on March 7th, 2014, effective June 1st, 2014. The last version is from 2000. The following highlights the changes that have been made.
This week the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit held that the Security and Exchange Commission’s (“SEC”) final rule concerning “conflict mineral” disclosures is unconstitutional.
The U.S. Trade Representative (“USTR”) announced on Tuesday that China, in a follow-up to its December 3, 2013 request for World Trade Organization (“WTO”) consultations, has asked for a dispute settlement panel concerning certain U.S antidumping methodologies.
For any business seeking to sell its products or offer its services in the Province of Québec, the carrying out of such activities and the way in which such businesses operate generally are profoundly affected by the enduring linguistic restrictions imposed by the Québec Charter of the French Language (the “Charter”).
Canadian employers have been promised a more streamlined, effective and engaging process for hiring skilled foreign workers.
Yesterday, the Ontario Human Rights Commission (the Commission) published a new comprehensive policy entitled Policy on preventing discrimination because of Gender Identity and Gender Expression.
The Egyptian justice system continues to suffer from the absence of basic due process, and we continue to see example after example of cases wherein defendants receive no protection from unfair trial proceedings.