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Whistleblowing - an employer’s guide to global compliance
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, Canada, China, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Japan, Netherlands, South Africa, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 23 2015

The reporting of wrongdoing discovered in the workplace is a complex area in which there is a delicate balance to be struck between a variety of


Can you actually own the Sword of Azeroth?
  • King & Wood Mallesons
  • Vietnam, Australia, Canada, China, Netherlands, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 9 2012

The trade in virtual goods is growing fast, with the US virtual goods market being estimated at US$3 billion this year, and the Asian market at over US$10 million


Guide to going global employment - 2015
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, USA, Singapore, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Russia, Saudi Arabia, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Canada, China, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong
  • February 9 2015

A foreign entity can engage employees in Austria with proper payroll registrations, subject to business and corporate tax planning considerations


Guide to going global - tax 2015
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • USA, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Turkey, United Kingdom, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Poland, Singapore, Canada, China, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Australia, Austria, Brazil
  • April 17 2015

Many companies today aim to scale their businesses globally and into multiple countries simultaneously. In order to help clients meet this challenge


Global privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 6 - May 2015
  • Jones Day
  • Argentina, Australia, Belgium, Brazil, Taiwan, United Kingdom, USA, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Paraguay, Peru, Spain, Canada, China, European Union, France, Germany, Honduras
  • May 13 2015

On February 11, the U.S. Government Accountability Office ("GAO") released its biennial High Risk List, which is "intended to help inform the


IP update - 1st quarter 2015
  • Marks & Clerk
  • Australia, Canada, China, European Union, Germany, Malaysia, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 4 2015

On 5 November 2014 the UK Court of Appeal overturned the High Court decision in the trade mark infringement case concerning the use by Marks &


Employee stock plans 2012: year-end international reporting requirements
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Canada, China, France, India, Thailand, United Kingdom, USA, Vietnam, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore
  • December 6 2012

This Commentary highlights some of the principal calendar and year-end reporting requirements for employee stock plans that U.S. companies most commonly encounter when offering these programs to their employees in selected jurisdictions worldwide


The perils of “revenge porn” part 2
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Germany, Israel, Japan, Philippines, United Kingdom, USA
  • July 17 2014

In October 2013, I wrote about the recent emergence of revenge porn. This is the increasingly common problem faced by individuals, usually women, on


Privacy & cybersecurity update, issue 3 - October, 2014
  • Jones Day
  • Australia, Brazil, Canada, Russia, Taiwan, USA, Ireland, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Chile, China, European Union, France, Germany, Hong Kong
  • October 15 2014

On August 1, the Federal Trade Commission ("FTC") issued a report on mobile shopping applications. In it, the FTC found that such apps often fail to


Syria update: extension of sanctions
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Australia, Canada, European Union, Switzerland, USA
  • July 31 2012

In light of the ongoing unrest in Syria, a number of countries have extended their sanctions regimes