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Jessica Moldaver

Proposed federal changes for training benefits, pay equity and more

Employment & Benefits - Canada
Fasken

Budget 2019 proposes a number of employment-related changes focused on supporting and engaging the middle-class workforce.

Samuel Yang

Police authorities issue guidelines on protection of personal information

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - China
AnJie Law Firm

The Security Protection Bureau of the Ministry of Public Security, the Beijing Cyber Industry Association and Research Institute Number 3 of the Ministry of Public Security recently issued the Guidelines for the Protection of Personal Information Security on the Internet, which set out a series of measures and processes for the protection of personal information.

James Morgan-Payler

Construction disputes: maximising time and cost efficiencies

Arbitration & ADR - International
Norton Rose Fulbright

In construction disputes, a significant amount of legal time (and therefore expense) is often spent simply locating and trying to understand the relevance of key documents because of poor document management practices throughout the project lifecycle.

Peggy Sharon

Courts underline passengers' duty to arrive at departure gate on time

Aviation - Israel
Levitan, Sharon & Co

Under the Aviation Services Law (Compensation and Assistance for Flight Cancellation or Change of Conditions), passengers who are denied boarding are entitled to compensation.

Brandon Heard

Health Canada invites submissions containing high-quality, real-world evidence

Healthcare & Life Sciences - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

Health Canada recently released a notice inviting drug submissions containing high-quality, real-world evidence along with a document providing principles for the collection and evaluation of real-world evidence.

David R Hamill

Additional duties proposed on another $300 billion worth of Chinese products

International Trade - USA
Arent Fox LLP

Mirroring President Trump's recent threats – which came just days after the Section 301 tariff on List 3 products was increased from 10% to 25% following a breakdown in trade negotiations between the United States and China – the administration has released a fourth list of Chinese-origin products that will be subject to additional duties.

OnDemand

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Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

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

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Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA

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Competition and antitrust in the digital age

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