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Varusha Moodaley

Further amendments to VAT e-services regulations enter into force

Corporate Tax - South Africa
Cliffe Dekker Hofmeyr

Revised regulations clarifying the e-services supplied by foreign suppliers to South African consumers which are subject to value added tax were proposed in 2018, which significantly broadened the scope of e-services.

Alyssa LeBlanc

Cost of intimidation: what not to do when terminating employees

Employment & Benefits - Canada

A recent Court of Appeal decision demonstrates the high cost of bad faith when terminating a senior employee for cause.

Ryan Rohlfsen

DOJ commentary underscores importance of pre-acquisition diligence

Corporate Finance/M&A - USA
Ropes & Gray LLP

In a July 2018 conference speech the Department of Justice (DOJ) deputy assistant attorney general (DAAG) for the Criminal Division underscored the importance of pre-acquisition Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) diligence.

Gillian O'Regan

Disclosure pilot scheme under spotlight: application and privilege

Litigation - United Kingdom

The chancellor of the High Court recently clarified to which cases the disclosure pilot scheme applies.

Bret S Cohen

Beyond FERPA: CCPA's new rules for privacy in education sector

Tech, Data, Telecoms & Media - USA
Hogan Lovells

In 2018 California passed the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA), which seeks to give consumers additional safeguards regarding their personal information.

Urszula Wojtyra

Competition Bureau publishes final updated IP Enforcement Guidelines

Intellectual Property - Canada
Smart & Biggar/Fetherstonhaugh

The Competition Bureau recently published the final version of its updated IP Enforcement Guidelines (IPEGs).



Three’s a crowd? Third-party arbitration funding

Arbitration & ADR / Canada, Cyprus, Greece, India, Netherlands, Poland, United Kingdom


Uber-complex: regulating ride-hail services

Shipping & Transport / Finland, USA


Competition and antitrust in the digital age

Competition & Antitrust / Bulgaria, Czech Republic, European Union, Hungary, Mexico, Pakistan, Poland, Slovenia, Switzerland, Turkey