Home > Greenberg Traurig, LLP > Legal Library

Legal Articles: Greenberg Traurig, LLP

 







Document(s) published by this organization: 389


View Page: <<  Prev  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  Next  >>
Show: results per page
Sort by:

HTMLNational Visa Center Provides Updates on Internal Processing
Jennifer Blloshmi; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 17, 2014
The National Visa Center (NVC), in operation now for 20 years, is the U.S. Department of State agency responsible for pre-processing approved immigrant visas that include immigration based on: family and employment sponsorship, diversity visas and special immigrant visas. This month, the NVC met...

 

HTMLUK Government Announces Expansion of 24 Hour Visa Service
Avani H. Patel; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 16, 2014
The United Kingdom government has announced a plan to expand The Super Priority Visa Service in April 2015. Currently, this service is available to Chinese and Indian business travelers, and provides decisions within 24 hours to individuals who need to travel to the United Kingdom urgently. The...

 

HTMLPresident Obama Authorizes Indemnification for USAID Contractors Combatting Ebola
Ryan C. Berry; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 26, 2014
Companies contracting with the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to combat the Ebola outbreak in West Africa have undertaken extremely hazardous projects in support of USAID’s humanitarian mission. Besides obvious concerns for the health and security of their employees, these...

 

HTMLCanada Simplifies the Visa Application Process for Saudi Nationals; No Talk of Reciprocity
Shaun Staller; Greenberg Traurig LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 17, 2014
Following meetings last month between Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird and Crown Prince Salman and Foreign Minister Prince Saud Al-Faisal of Saudi Arabia, the Canadian government announced that it has made the visa application process easier for Saudis who wish to visit Canada. Canadian...

 

HTMLNew EU Consultation On Standardization Activities
Teresa Charatjan, Hans Urlus, Emilie van Hasselt; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 17, 2014
The EU Directorate-General Enterprise and Industry recently launched a period of consultation addressed to companies of all sizes, organizations, public authorities, and citizens interested in EU standardization activities. They all are welcome to comment on intellectual property rights. The...

 

HTMLEU Harmonized Legislation Concerning Collective Actions For Damages Under National Law
Teresa Charatjan, Hans Urlus, Emilie van Hasselt; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 17, 2014
A Commission decision concluding that EU competition law was infringed is considered to be binding proof that the illegal behavior took place. Based on this presumption, injured citizens and companies can claim damages before the national courts. In order to facilitate such private, or collective,...

 

HTMLMaryland Proposes Contamination Reporting Rules Triggered by Concentration (not Quantity): Routine Transactional Due Diligence Could Pose a Problem
David G. Mandelbaum; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 17, 2014
On October 31, the Maryland Department of the Environment ("MDE") published a proposed regulation calling for reporting of hazardous substances found in the environment - that is, site contamination. A routine investigation of real estate could trigger this obligation because the...

 

HTMLSupreme Court Holds Time Spent Participating In Security Screenings Not Compensable Work Time Under FLSA
Laurent Badoux, Christiana L. Signs; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on December 10, 2014
The Supreme Court held yesterday that activities that occur before or after a work shift are not compensable unless they are "intrinsic" to employees’ principal work duties, i.e., doing away with the activities would mean employees could not do the jobs they were hired to do....

 

HTMLEnvironmental Regulation and Investor State Dispute Settlement Clauses - OceanaGold and El Salvador
Jillian C. Bunyan; Greenberg Traurig, LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
January 16, 2015, previously published on November 17, 2014
Investor state dispute settlement ("ISDS") clauses in bilateral and regional investment treaties enable foreign corporations to sue a host country regarding regulations, policies, or court decisions. ISDS clauses were originally included in trade agreements and investment treaties in...

 

HTMLIn Love with Diego or Frida? A Brief Look at Mexican Art Regulations
Hugo López Coll, Guillermo Miranda, Luis Alberto Torres; Greenberg Traurig, S.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
January 13, 2015, previously published on November 26, 2014
It is impossible not to be deeply moved by Diego Rivera’s Vendedora de Alcatraces, Frida Kahlo’s incredible self-portraits, or José Clemente Orozco’s El hombre en llamas, all of which have become cornerstones of Mexican identity and cultural heritage. However, what people...

 


View Page: <<  Prev  11  12  13  14  15  16  17  18  19  20  Next  >>