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Clayton Jones

Court finds employees justified in rejecting third party's offer of employment

Employment & Benefits - Canada

Employees in common law provinces who are offered a job in the sale of business context may not necessarily be required to accept or be subject to a maximum common law notice period.

Pedro Neiva de Santana Neto

ANTAQ approves regulatory agenda for biennium 2018-2019

Shipping & Transport - Brazil
Kincaid | Mendes Vianna Advogados

The National Agency for Waterway Transportation recently published Resolution 6,235, approving the agency's regulatory agenda for the 2018-2019 biennium.

Jennifer Flood

Federal Court refuses to authorise abusive fishing expedition by CRA

Corporate Tax - Canada
Thorsteinssons LLP

The Federal Court has made a strong statement against an interpretation of the Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA's) powers that would allow almost unlimited invasions of taxpayer privacy.

Teresa Polino

United States and Mexico shake on NAFTA renegotiation deal

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

The United States and Mexico recently announced an agreement regarding key issues that have been the focus of trilateral discussions between the United States, Mexico and Canada for over one year.

Nicolas Tsardellis

Abuse of process and res judicata in asset freezing applications

Litigation - Cyprus
Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

Abuse of process and res judicata were the main issues examined by the Larnaca District Court when deciding on a recent interim application to freeze assets.

Federico De Noriega

New judicial guidance reinforces traditional view on trusts

Banking - Mexico
Hogan Lovells BSTL SC

Many loans involve the transfer of assets to a collateral or payment-source trust, especially (but not exclusively) when dealing with cash-generating assets, such as long-term contracts or receivables.



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey