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Franchisor’s obligations when setting marketing strategies
  • McInnes Wilson Lawyers
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

Representative proceedings were commenced by a Pizza Hut franchisee, Diab Pty Ltd, (Franchisee) on behalf of all (apart from 11) Australian


Australia - Claims practices in life insurance under review
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • Australia
  • April 29 2016

Last week the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) initiated a major inquiry into life insurance claims practices. Over recent


Delhi High Court stays orders of abandonment of trade mark applications and oppositions
  • Shelston IP Pty Ltd
  • India
  • April 29 2016

On 31 March 2016, the Indian Registrar of Trade Marks announced the mass abandonment of nearly 200,000 trade mark applications and oppositions. The


Staff handbooks - part of the contract?
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2016

In Department for Transport v Sparks and others 2016 EWCA Civ 360, the Court of Appeal had to decide whether a provision in a staff handbook


A new class of easement
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2016

A recent case has confirmed that the classes of easement are not closed - landowners should be aware that the case provides authority that


A Relook At The Laws On Retrenchment
  • Deacons
  • Malaysia
  • April 29 2016

During uncertain times and shrinking profits, organisations would usually decide to reorganise their business structure in order to create a leaner


Court allows illegal workers to receive employees’ compensation
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • April 29 2016

In the case of Jiang Zhong vs. Up Cheer Ltd & Ors, the court exercised its discretion under section 2(2) of the Employees’ Compensation Ordinance


The effect of the anti-avoidance provisions in the Landlord and Tenant (Covenants) Act 1995 - Court strikes down assignment between a tenant and its guarantor
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 29 2016

A recent High Court decision found that the assignment of a lease between a tenant and its guarantor was void as it fell foul of the anti-avoidance


Macau Courts apply Macau Labor Law to Hong Kong work relationship
  • Deacons
  • China
  • April 29 2016

In a recent case involving labor credits, Macau’s Judicial Base Court has ruled in favor of a Hong Kong worker against his employer, a Hong Kong


Update on employee taxation
  • Deacons
  • Hong Kong
  • April 29 2016

Salaries tax is charged on income from employment, and emoluments from employment that are deemed by the Inland Revenue Ordinance to be income from