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Is it harder to pierce the corporate veil of a Limited Liability Company?
  • FisherBroyles LLP
  • USA
  • November 12 2018

Piercing the corporate veil (PCV) is a remedy often pursued by a creditor of an insolvent entity against the entity's parent or principal. While the

How to start a business in Egypt
  • Soliman, Hashish & Partners
  • Egypt
  • October 24 2018

There is a number of laws governing doing business in Egypt including, inter alia, (i) the Trade Code No. 17 of 1999 (the “Trade Code”); (ii) the

Restructuring & Insolvency: Director and parent company liability in Greece
  • Global, Greece
  • October 17 2018

A structured guide to director and parent company liability in Greece

Can an individual be held personally liable for a firm's contractual losses?
  • Boyes Turner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 17 2018

In the recent case of Palmer Birch (A Partnership) v (1) Michael Lloyd and (2) Christopher Lloyd 2018 EWHC, the High Court considered the

Ontario Court of Appeal Summaries (October 1 - 5, 2018)
  • Blaney McMurtry LLP
  • Canada
  • October 5 2018

This was a light week at the Court of Appeal, as there were only three substantive civil decisions. In Wang v Canada, the Court of Appeal held that

Piercing the corporate veil in winding-up applications: Court orders non-party director to pay indemnity costs
  • Corrs Chambers Westgarth
  • Australia
  • October 5 2018

This week’s TGIF considers the recent case of Vanguard v Modena 2018 FCA 1461, where the Court ordered a non-party director to pay indemnity costs

W.D. Pa. Declines to Hold Parent Corporations Liable
  • Manko Gold Katcher & Fox
  • USA
  • September 26 2018

In Rice v. First Energy Corporation, a putative class of plaintiffs living near a former landfill filed trespass, nuisance, negligence, and medical

Seventh Circuit Affirms Summary Judgment Decision Piercing the Corporate Veil Considering Egregious and Uncontested Facts
  • Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP
  • USA
  • September 25 2018

In the recent decision William R. Lee Irrevocable Trust v. Lee (In re Lee), the Seventh Circuit Court of Appeals affirmed a bankruptcy court’s

Owner of electrical contracting firm held personally liable for its C$430,000 regulatory fine
  • Dentons
  • Canada
  • September 11 2018

In what appears to be a novel regulatory decision, the Ontario Court of Justice recently held the owner of an electrical contracting firm personally

Madras HC delves into ‘group of company’ doctrine and directs non-signatories to arbitration
  • Nishith Desai Associates
  • India
  • September 6 2018

Recently, the Madras High Court (“Madras HC”) in Ms SEI Adhvan Power Private Limited (“First Appellant”) & Ms SunEdison Solar Power India Pvt