As the world still tries to come to grasps with the Ebola crisis in Africa, it is thought that the greatest risk of contracting the deadly virus in Europe is for healthcare workers.
Class Actions and Consumer Product Settlements: In Canada, the Proof is in (the Receipt for) the Pudding
Consumers don’t keep their receipts. This poses a unique challenge in consumer product class actions, especially when parties seek the Court’s approval of a settlement that requires a receipt as proof of purchase.
How to Attract Strong Candidates for Executive Positions While Protecting Against Executive Misconduct
Senior executives are sometimes indemnified against costs and expenses incurred as a result of legal proceedings that might be brought against such employees.
Interesting South China Morning Post article by Jeffrey Towson, author of the incredibly popular One Hour China Book. The article is Keep away from the “unicorns”: Four Chinese businesses you should avoid.
French employment law strictly prohibits situations of moral harassment in the workplace, the employer being required to take all necessary measures to prevent such situations from occurring.
On October 20, 2014, the State Council announced a guideline to boost China’s sports industry, named Opinions on Accelerating the Development of Sports Industry and Promoting Sports Consumption, Guofa  No. 46 (国务院关于加快发展体育产业促进体育消费的若干意见) (“Guideline”).
The Supreme Court of Canada Moves the Law of Contract: The Principle of Good Faith and the Duty to Act Honestly
On November 13, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada released its much anticipated decision in Bhasin v. Hrynew, 2014 SCC 71. In its decision, the Supreme Court of Canada for the first time expressly recognized “good faith” as an organizing principle in the operation of contract law in Canadian common law provinces.
In a landmark decision, a judge of the High Court of Justice, England and Wales has ruled that internet service providers (ISPs) in the United Kingdom may be ordered to take all reasonable steps to prevent or restrict access to websites selling counterfeit goods.
There are all sorts of things you should be doing to increase your odds of securing good product from your Chinese manufacturer.