With the holiday season in full swing, employers are in the midst of the annual balancing act between festive celebration and appropriate workplace conduct.
Because Canada has imposed an import ban on all poultry products from certain U.S. States.
This being Thanksgiving weekend and all, I thought I would reprise (and update) some of our “more important” posts, including the one below on how to form a WFOE in China.
Complex multi-jurisdictional insolvencies are an inevitable consequence of the increasingly global nature of big business.
Many clients call me to inform me of a “disagreement” with a Canada Border Services Agency (“CBSA”) officer relating to goods from Canada that they took with them on a trip.
An interesting new defence to discriminatory harassment claims has been trialled this month by none other than former London Mayor, Ken Livingstone.
Costs and class counsel fees shape the commencement, prosecution and settlement of class proceedings.
On November 20, 2015, Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) released its 2016 Americas Proxy Voting Guidelines Updates (the Guidelines) for meetings held in 2016. The Guidelines are a product of ISS’ 2015 global policy survey, which solicited the views of investors, companies, and other interested parties with respect to corporate governance issues.
Every time a trust has connections with Italy and is given legal effects or enforced in Italy, the trustee will need to collect, keep and disclose (if required) information on beneficial ownership of the trust and, potentially, report such information in a special Trust section of the Italian Business Register.
The UK government has announced today probably the longest awaited policy change in the LGPS investment world, with a proposal to remove the limits on asset allocation that have been in place since the 1980s.