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Top 5 construction cases 2012

December 20 2012 There were many noteworthy cases handed down in 2012, however we focused on those which have the most interest and practical relevance to our clients.

New employment rules for international students studying in Canada

May 7 2014 On June 1, 2014, amendments to the Immigration and Refugee Protection Regulations (Regulation) modifying working rights for foreign nationals under…

Construction of contracts: priority of documents

February 22 2010 In the following case, the court had to consider the construction of a contract, and in particular the effect of a clause concerning the priority of documents, in order to determine which of two conflicting provisions relating to the payment mechanism was to prevail.

Frustration, breach of contract and repudiation

May 25 2010 In the following case, which was bought before the courts by way of a summary application for judgement, the court had to consider whether the contract between the parties was frustrated so that performance become impossible or whether in fact one or other of the parties had wrongfully repudiated the contract.

Oil & Gas in South Africa

August 3 2017 A structured guide to oil and gas laws in South Africa

Selection of Arbitrators in Investment Arbitration

September 17 2021 It is a fundamental principle of resolving disputes by arbitration that parties should enjoy some degree of control over the selection of the…

Q&A: rail transport safety regulation in Germany

September 1 2021 A Q&A guide to rail transport safety regulation in Germany, including the types of regulation, maintenance rules, accident investigations, and more.

Q&A: rail transport safety regulation in Belgium

September 1 2021 A Q&A guide to rail transport safety regulation in Belgium, including the types of regulation, maintenance rules, accident investigations, and more.

Snapshot: rail transport competition rules in Belgium

September 1 2021 A brief look at the essential legal and practical considerations surrounding rail transport competition law in Belgium.

Snapshot: rail transport competition rules in Germany

September 1 2021 A brief look at the essential legal and practical considerations surrounding rail transport competition law in Germany.