International Law Office

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Valérie Gareau-Dalpé

Student working conditions: beware of disparities

Employment & Benefits - Canada

The Quebec Human Rights Tribunal recently held that student status and the fact that students work during the summer to pay for their studies must be equated to a social condition protected under the Quebec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms.

Thomas Mundry

Share transfers and company exits

Company & Commercial - Russia
Noerr LLP

There are a number of restrictions on share transfers in Russia which companies should bear in mind.

Rogério Fernando Taffarello

Corporate criminal liability under Law of Environmental Crimes

Environment & Climate Change - Brazil
Mattos Filho, Veiga Filho, Marrey Jr e Quiroga Advogados

Article 3 of the Law of Environmental Crimes constitutes Brazil's sole provision regarding legal entities' liability.

Ibifubara Berenibara

Enforcement of arbitral awards – the time factor

Arbitration & ADR - Nigeria

Award debtors routinely employ every conceivable strategy to circumvent the enforcement of an arbitral award against them.

Alexander Vogel

New regulatory framework to strengthen integrity of Swiss financial sector

Banking - Switzerland
Meyerlustenberger Lachenal

Swiss authorities are building a financial regulatory regime which considers the most important recommendations from the Financial Action Task Force's mutual evaluation report on Switzerland.

Leonard Vijverberg

New trustee licensing requirements on the horizon

Private Client & Offshore Services - Switzerland
Lenz & Staehelin

The Swiss Parliament recently enacted the Federal Act on Financial Institutions, which will fundamentally overhaul the existing financial services regulatory framework.



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