The amendments will impose significant and uncertain new burdens on municipal securities issuers, conduit borrowers, underwriters and brokers.
December 13, 2018
Just when we thought that we could start thinking about packing up for the holidays, the President had a busy November and assented to four new employment Acts
December 04, 2018
As a party to the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), Canada has agreed to adopt important new protections for biologic and other pharmaceutical innovation, as well as other changes to strengthen its patent system and harmonise certain IP laws with its trading partners.
November 19, 2018
Fourteenth edition highlights challenges of cybersecurity, balancing data protection and discovery obligations.
November 15, 2018
The CFIUS issued two interim rules implementing certain provisions of the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act of 2018.
October 16, 2018
The recent seizure by United States federal agents of documents in the possession of President Trump’s personal lawyer, Michael Cohen, has generated much press and speculation concerning the scope of protection over those documents afforded by the attorney-client privilege.
October 04, 2018
With the world’s population projected to reach 9.5 billion by 2050, and climate change continuing to exert pressure on our food production capability, the challenges of feeding the world will become ever more pressing with each passing year.
October 03, 2018
The Energetic and Mining Planning National Entity (Unidad de Planeación Minero Energética, “UPME”) has initiated a tender process with the purpose of selecting an investor to, under its own account and risk, design, construct, operate and maintain (a) the regasification plant of the Colombian pacific and (b) the gas duct crossing the municipalities of Buenaventura – Yumbo (the “Project").
October 02, 2018
On 18 September 2018 the Constitutional Court ruled that the private cultivation and private consumption of cannabis by consenting adults is not a criminal offence and directed Parliament to amend the relevant legislation within 24 months.
October 01, 2018
The long awaited South African Companies Amendment Bill (Bill) was published last week Friday for comment here.
September 25, 2018