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Decentralised exchanges feel the heat

King & Wood Mallesons

Combine a smart contract with a website interface and you can easily create a decentralised exchange for trading digital tokens or other virtual...

What to do when you go "ah-choo!" an employer's guide for dealing with infectious diseases

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

The flu and cold season is now approaching. Tragically, each year, a number of deaths result from flu and other infectious diseases.

District court invalidates relators' pre-filing releases on public policy grounds

Sidley Austin LLP

The False Claims Act is silent on the enforceability of a relator's pre-filing release of False Claims Act claims...

The Emerging List of "Emerging and Foundational Technologies"

Jones Day

The Situation: On November 14, 2018, the U.S. Department of Commerce ("Commerce")'s Bureau of Industry and Security ("BIS") issued an advanced notice...

How Institutional Dynamics Have Shaped Insider Trading Law

Morvillo Abramowitz Grand Iason & Anello PC

The past decade has brought multiple significant decisions in insider trading law, but has not substantially clarified the line between legal and...

Contract variations: a short guide

Travers Smith LLP

Contracts are often amended to take account of changed circumstances. But care is needed to avoid the pitfalls. Think about the rest of the contract...

Residential Focus - 21 November 2018

Holding Redlich

On 11 October 2018 the Fair Trading Legislation Amendment (Consumer Guarantee Directions) Act 2018 (the Act) commenced. The Act amends the Fair...

Bill 21 Update: An Act to Protect Patients Now Partially in Force

Field Law

In our November 5, 2018 Professional Regulatory Alert we provided a brief summary of Bill 21, "An Act to Protect Patients" and addressed some of the...

Court limits scope of non-solicitation restrictions

Howse Williams Bowers

A Hong Kong court recently considered the enforcement of a non-solicitation clause against an employee who was employed as a delivery worker. The...

Decentralised exchanges feel the heat

King & Wood Mallesons

Combine a smart contract with a website interface and you can easily create a decentralised exchange for trading digital tokens or other virtual...

What to do when you go "ah-choo!" an employer's guide for dealing with infectious diseases

Seyfarth Shaw LLP

The flu and cold season is now approaching. Tragically, each year, a number of deaths result from flu and other infectious diseases.

French Data Protection Authority issues guidance on the interplay between the GDPR and Blockchain

Baker McKenzie

The French Data Protection Authority (the "CNIL") has published a report and related statement on the interplay between the General Data Protection...

Turkey DPA announces starting dates for registration obligation

Baker McKenzie

The Data Protection Authority ("DPA") announced the starting dates for the obligation to register with the Data Controllers Registry ("VERBİS"). Data...

The Hague System For Industrial Designs is in Force in Canada

McMillan LLP

With the coming into force of the provisions putting the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs (the “Hague...

Publication of latest Central Bank of Cyprus ship management survey

Elias Neocleous & Co LLC

Cyprus is one of the world's most important locations for ship management, with approximately 60 ship management companies operating in its territory...


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