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HTMLChamperty Doesn’t Pay! - HKSAR v. Ip Hon Ming & Others
Marina O. K. Fung; Mayer Brown JSM;
Legal Alert/Article
July 31, 2014, previously published on July 28, 2014
The District Court of Hong Kong recently convicted a solicitor and a recovery agent for champerty, sending a clear message to recovery agents and solicitors that litigation funding in return for a fee is illegal.

 

HTMLDispute over Jurisdiction between CADE and BACEN Reaches an End
Eduardo Molan Gaban; Mayer Brown LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 31, 2014, previously published on July 11, 2014
On July 9th, 2014, Judge Dias Toffoli of the Brazilian Supreme Court of Justice, decided in the BCN v. Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE) case (Appeal No. 664.189), that the Brazilian Central Bank (BC) has exclusive jurisdiction to analyze and rule on antitrust matters concerning...

 

HTMLQatar Construction Update - Enforcement of Arbitration Awards in Qatar
Dentons Canada LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 29, 2014, previously published on July 8, 2014
Qatar has seen a positive step forward in the enforcement of arbitration awards recently with a decision by the Court of Cassation examining the application of the New York Convention, of which Qatar is a member, in respect of enforcement of arbitration awards in Qatar.

 

HTMLArbitration v. Litigation, Which Is Better for You?
Terry L. Potter; Husch Blackwell LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 28, 2014, previously published on July 23, 2014
Although ADR programs have been in existence for many years, given the recent green light by the Supreme Court regarding the use of arbitration, its application is being reassessed and applied by a number of entities in an effort to control the overwhelming cost of litigation, both in terms of the...

 

HTMLThe Ten Biggest Mistakes Business Owners Make In Closely Hold Companies
Erica B. Garay; Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 25, 2014, previously published on July 21, 2014
Some “partners” or “shareholders” never enter into a formal, written agreement regarding their relationship to each other and to the Company. While New York law does not require such agreements among owners of “partnerships” and “corporations,” the...

 

HTMLHow Family-Owned Businesses Can Use Mediation and Arbitration
Erica B. Garay; Meyer, Suozzi, English & Klein, P.C.;
Legal Alert/Article
July 25, 2014, previously published on July 21, 2014
Family-owned businesses are the backbone of our community. Most businesses in fact are family-owned, yet few succeed beyond the second generation. Can you buck this trend, and ensure that your family-owned business is preserved, relationships cultivated, and toxicity avoided? Or will you face a...

 

HTMLDeposit in Commercial Real Estate Transaction Can Be Retained as Liquidated Damages Sum Even If Property Sold For More Than Original Contract Price
Jonathan F. Claussen; Berger Singerman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 21, 2014, previously published on July 17, 2014
The Third District Court of Appeal recently ruled that a sum provided as a deposit in a commercial real estate contract could be retained as a liquidated damages amount when the buyer did not close on the transaction, even though the amount was argued to be an excessive penalty and the property was...

 

HTMLThe Florida Information Protection Act of 2014 - Businesses Have New Duties to Protect Personal Data from Security Breaches, and Face Significant Penalties for Failing to Act
Berger Singerman LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 21, 2014, previously published on June 2014
Spurred by recent national reports of massive electronic data breaches that may have compromised consumer credit and debit cards, the Florida Legislature amended existing laws on protection of electronic information. Effective July 1, 2014, the Florida Information Protection Act of 2014...

 

HTMLWal-Mart Will Have to Compensate the Former Employees of its Jonquière Establishment
Julie C. Fortier, Guylaine Lacerte; McCarthy Tétrault LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 21, 2014, previously published on July 8, 2014
On Friday, June 27, 2014, the Supreme Court of Canada ruled that Wal-Mart will have to compensate the former employees of its Jonquière establishment.

 

HTMLThe B.C. Civil Resolution Tribunal And Online Dispute Resolution: Will It Work For Your Business?
Julia Bennett, Christopher McHardy; McCarthy Tétrault LLP;
Legal Alert/Article
July 17, 2014, previously published on June 30, 2014
This fall, British Columbians will have a new option for resolving small claims disputes. The new Civil Resolution Tribunal will use a mix of online platforms, telephone, videoconferencing, mail and in some cases, in-person meetings, to resolve small claims matters under $25,000 and certain strata...

 


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