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CSA Releases Client-Focused Reforms to NI 31-103 in Response to Client-Registrant Relationship Concerns
  • McMillan LLP
  • Canada
  • July 19 2018

On June 21, 2018 the Canadian Securities Administrators (the "CSA") released proposed amendments (the "Proposed Amendments") to National Instrument


High Court dismisses Pimlico Plumbers challenge to Deliveroo contract
  • Lewis Silkin
  • United Kingdom
  • June 15 2018

In the latest development regarding “worker status” and the “gig economy”, and applying this week’s earlier Supreme Court decision in Pimlico Plumbers


Easy as ABC: California High Court Mandates New Test for Independent Contractors-Most Workers Should Now be Classified as Employees
  • Dykema Gossett PLLC
  • USA
  • May 2 2018

On April 30, 2018, the California Supreme Court reversed a long standing precedent that provided employers with some flexibility in classifying


US$2.6-Billion Fraud Judgment Awarded Against Former Sino-Forest CEO
  • Bennett Jones LLP
  • Canada
  • April 16 2018

On March 14, 2018, the Honourable Justice Penny of the Ontario Superior Court (Commercial List Division) released a decision granting a US$2.6-billion


Singapore High Court grants stay of proceedings in favour of arbitration on an application by a non-party to the arbitration agreement.
  • Bird & Bird ATMD LLP
  • Singapore
  • February 7 2018

In the recent case of Gulf Hibiscus Ltd v Rex International Holding Ltd & another 2017 SGHC 210, the Singapore High Court, affirmed on appeal, a


GC Memorandum 18-02 Suggests a More Sane Approach to Independent Contractors
  • Seyfarth Shaw LLP
  • USA
  • December 18 2017

In GC Memo 18-02, in what may bring some holiday cheer to employers around the country, the newly appointed General Counsel walked back the prior


Are Directors Independent? It Depends: CSA Revisiting Regime
  • Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
  • Canada
  • November 15 2017

The Canadian Securities Administrators (CSA) have released CSA Consultation Paper 52-404 - Approach to Director and Audit Committee Member


A victory for Uber drivers - EAT agrees that they are workers
  • Travers Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 10 2017

Uber has lost its appeal against last year's Employment Tribunal decision that its drivers are workers. What did the EAT decide? Last year, two Uber


The CAM - A New Challenge
  • Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • USA
  • October 26 2017

On October 23, 2017 the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") issued its Release No. 34-81916; File No. PCAOB-2017-01 in which the SEC


Celgene Notches Rare Win On PTAB Request For Rehearing
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • September 20 2017

The recent decisions of the USPTO Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB) granting Celgene’s requests for rehearing in parallel Inter Partes Review