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|Amendments to TSX Venture Exchange Policies|
David Mendicino; Lang Michener LLP;
December 23, 2008, previously published on November 28, 2008Earlier this month, the TSX Venture Exchange (TSX-V) announced that effective December 15, 2008, it will implement a number of changes to its policies in an effort to streamline them (in some cases making them consistent with the policies of the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX)) and to remove certain...
|Google Settles Book Search Copyright Dispute|
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP;
December 23, 2008, previously published on November 19, 2008Google Inc. has settled a long-standing class-action lawsuit with the Association of American Publishers and the Authors Guild over its plan to post millions of copyrighted books online for users to view and print for a fee.
|Giving Thought to Smart Giving: Responsible Corporate Philanthropy|
Christopher Petelle; Much Shelist Denenberg Ament & Rubenstein, P.C.;
December 23, 2008, previously published on November 2008The holidays are approaching, and so is the season when many individuals and companies make annual donations to charities. It is also increasingly common for companies to "match" the contributions of their employees.
|Promoting Opportunity and Gender Equality|
Chinachart Vatanasuchart, Sarinya Israbhakdi; Mayer Brown JSM (Thailand) Limited;
December 23, 2008, previously published on November 28, 2008The Promotion of Opportunity and Gender Equality Bill (the "Bill") is currently being considered by the Thai government. Once passed, it will have a significant impact on employment policies and recruitment procedures.
|Wage and Hour Issues Facing Employers during the Holiday Season|
Gardere Wynne Sewell LLP;
December 23, 2008, previously published on December 2008Retailers should use caution as they enter the important and busy holiday season.
|Derivative Plaintiffs Lose Standing After Merger|
C. John Koch; Jenner & Block LLP;
December 23, 2008, previously published on October 2008In In re Countrywide Financial Corp. Derivative Litig., No. 07-372, 2008 WL 4488907 (D. Del. Oct. 7, 2008), the district court rejected the notion of "post-merger equitable standing" and held that derivative plaintiffs do not have standing to pursue derivative actions once the company...
|The Employee Free Choice Act: No Choice At All|
Sheldon M. Kline, Jonathan Stoler, Deborah L. Martin, Jeffrey A. Dinkin, David B. Chidlaw, John D. Collins, Ryan D. McCortney, Douglas R. Hart; Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP;
December 23, 2008, previously published on November 26, 2008The arrival of President-elect Obama and a democratic congress in 2009 presents a unique moment in history for labor and employment law reform.
|Business Transfers and Migrant Worker Sponsorship|
Alex Denny, Christabel Oh; Faegre & Benson LLP;
December 22, 2008, previously published on November 27, 2008Where there is a transfer of a business or part of a business from one organisation to another and there are sponsored migrant workers who are transferring with the business, the incoming employer will need a sponsor's licence when it takes over the business.
|UK Pre-Budget Report 2008|
Adam Ferguson Blakemore, Oliver Iliffe; Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP;
December 22, 2008, previously published on November 27, 2008On Monday 24 November 2008, the Chancellor of the Exchequer delivered an anxiously awaited Pre-Budget Report which was dominated by commentary on the state of the UK economy and proposals to provide a fiscal stimulus through increased public spending and tax reductions.
|New Family and Medical Leave Act Regulations Issued|
Anne M. Radolinski; Fredrikson & Byron, P.A.;
December 22, 2008, previously published on November 2008On November 14, 2008, the U.S. Department of Labor issued the long-awaited new Family and Medical Leave Act ("FMLA") regulations.