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How will Section 546(e) apply to public securities transactions in wake of Merit Management?

Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

The Supreme Court's decision in Merit Management construes Section 546(e) of the Bankruptcy Code (11 USC 546(e)) more narrowly than most lower...

SARS speaks up: clarity provided on taxation of cryptocurrencies

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

On April 6 2018 the South African Revenue Service (SARS) announced that it: Will continue to apply n...

GDPR’s Most Frequently Asked Questions: What Is the Article 29 Working Party?

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Bryan Cave)

Answer: The Article 29 Working Party is the name of an advisory body established in 1996 by Article 29 of Directive 9546EC. The role of the Working...

Religious Freedom v. The Blaine Amendment: Current Challenges to a Discriminatory Remnant of the Nineteenth Century

Modrall Sperling

The two religious freedom provisions of the First Amendment to the United States Constitution - the Establishment Clause and the Free Exercise Clause...

Insights into SB318: Alabama's New Data Breach Law

Burr & Forman LLP

Alabama's Governor, Kay Ivey, signed the Alabama Data Breach Notification Act (SB318) into law on March 28, 2018. The Act, which you can read here...

The Impact of GDPR on the Aviation Industry

William Fry

For the aviation industry, this means that data protection obligations will significantly expand under the regulation and companies operating in the...

Quebec goes it alone with sales tax proposal

Thorsteinssons LLP

On March 28 2018 Quebec announced that it intends to expand its requirements for non-resident vendors to collect and remit Quebec sales tax (QST) on...

How will Section 546(e) apply to public securities transactions in wake of Merit Management?

Caplin & Drysdale, Chartered

The Supreme Court's decision in Merit Management construes Section 546(e) of the Bankruptcy Code (11 USC 546(e)) more narrowly than most lower...

SARS speaks up: clarity provided on taxation of cryptocurrencies

Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

On April 6 2018 the South African Revenue Service (SARS) announced that it: Will continue to apply n...

GDPR’s Most Frequently Asked Questions: What Is the Article 29 Working Party?

Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (Bryan Cave)

Answer: The Article 29 Working Party is the name of an advisory body established in 1996 by Article 29 of Directive 9546EC. The role of the Working...

Appropriate court in context of post-award of foreign-seated tribunal

Khaitan & Co

In Trammo DMCC v Nagarjuna Fertilizers and Chemicals Limited the Bombay High Court ruled that an application under Section 9 of the Arbitration and...

Cost Protection - TendersLodgments

Beale & Company

A recent Irish Supreme Court decision of particular interest to insurers regarding Tenders and Lodgments is its judgment in Reaney & Ors v- Interlink...

Insurers seeking to join themselves to proceedings - a new development?

Beale & Company

It seems unusual that an insurer would actually seek to join itself to a set of existing proceedings. However such an application was the subject of a...

Der Countdown zur Anwendung der DSGVO läuft ab

Preu Bohlig & Partner

Die im April 2016 verabschiedete Europäische Datenschutz-Grundverordnung (DSGVO - Verordnung (EU) 2016679 vom 27. April 2016) wird ab dem 25...

Countdown to GDPR implementation is almost over

Preu Bohlig & Partner

The European General Data Protection Regulation adopted in April 2016 (GDPR - Regulation (EU) 2016679 dated 27 April 2016) will become directly...


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