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Franchisee fraud: 7-Eleven validly terminates franchise agreement
  • Maddocks
  • Australia
  • May 22 2017

The Supreme Court of New South Wales has recently held that 7-Eleven was lawfully entitled to terminate a franchisee for fraud in circumstances where


Cash collateral for derivative arrangements - impact of proposed amendments to PPSA
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • November 29 2016

The Ontario Personal Property Security Act (PPSA) currently does not allow cash collateral to be perfected by "control." In addition, subsection


Following an Appeals Court Decision, Pennsylvania Adopts New Payroll Regulations
  • Epstein Becker Green
  • USA
  • November 28 2016

On October 21, 2016, a Pennsylvania appeals court found that a group of franchisees were in violation of the State’s Wage Payment and Collection Law


Compromise cash collateral proposal recommended - Ontario seeking input
  • Stikeman Elliott LLP
  • Canada
  • November 21 2016

Ontario’s Business Law Advisory Committee, which advises the province’s Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, is proposing a compromise


New York Publishes Final Rules on Wage Payment Methods
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • September 16 2016

On September 7, 2016, the New York State Department of Labor published final regulations on the methods by which employees must be paid, including


Are Your Customer Accounts in Order? SEC Announces Sweep of Broker-Dealers and Implementation of the Customer Protection Rule Initiative
  • Morrison & Foerster LLP
  • USA
  • August 26 2016

On June 23, 2016, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the SEC) announced that it would begin a coordinated effort across divisions to identify


Fidelity Prevails In ERISA Float Litigation
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • USA
  • July 29 2016

The First Circuit joined the Eighth Circuit in finding that Fidelity’s practice of earning overnight “float” interest on the cash paid out to 401(k)


Shipping: York Antwerp Rules 2016
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 29 2016

A new set of rules, the York Antwerp Rules 2016 (the “YAR 2016”) has been adopted by the Comité Maritime International. They are based on the


Currency market of Ukraine: warming from the regulator
  • Vasil Kisil & Partners
  • Ukraine
  • June 15 2016

Last week the National Bank of Ukraine (the NBU) issued a series of new Resolutions Nos. 339, 341 and 342 dated 07 June 2016 and cancelled part of


Current Trends in the Upstream E&P Financing Space
  • Bracewell LLP
  • USA
  • May 13 2016

The upstream E&P industry is in the throes of borrowing base season. Borrowing base redeterminations allow lenders that provide reserve-based credit