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Sep 16, 2020

The Finnish Parliament has enacted temporary legislation concerning lay-offs and temporary lay-offs. The new legislation is in force from 1st… Read more

Finland: The changes in the Finnish legislation concerning lay-offs followed by the outbreak of COVID-19
Sep 16, 2020

The office is pleased to announce that Haris Satsias and Nicoletta Epaminonda have been named partners as of 1 January 2020. Read more

Cyprus: Partner Promotions
Sep 16, 2020

A recent judgment was handed down by the Administrative Court in relation to a case handled by Haris Satsias of our office. Read more

Cyprus: Social Insurance Law
Sep 16, 2020

Colin Biggers & Paisley's Hotels, Tourism and Hospitality team lead by Duane Keighran has advised IHG on the sale of its leasehold interest in… Read more

Australia: IHG's sale of Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport hotel complete
Sep 16, 2020

Colin Biggers & Paisley has assisted property developer Poly Australia in its $270 million contract for the purchase of 59 Goulburn Street, Haymarket.… Read more

Australia: Goulburn Street tower deal signed
Sep 16, 2020

Colin Biggers & Paisley is pleased to announce their latest round of promotions, with nine lawyers appointed to senior positions. Read more

Australia: Colin Biggers & Paisley announces nine senior promotions
Sep 16, 2020

National system employees in Australia are entitled to ‘10 days’ of paid personal/carer’s leave (Personal Leave) (otherwise known as ‘sick leave’… Read more

Australia: High Court of Australia confirms how the entitlement to personal leave is calculated
Sep 16, 2020

Improve your sales to Norwegian consumers by registering in the VOEC Scheme. Read more

Norway: VOEC – VAT On E-Commerce
Sep 16, 2020

Late last year, we advised that the New Zealand Government had announced that it would introduce a new “national interest test”. The fall out… Read more

New Zealand: Greater protections in the New Zealand national interest
Sep 16, 2020

The Brazilian Federal Revenue, Itajaí’s Port at Santa Catarina State, has retained 25,000 playing cards due to a suspect of trademark infringement. Read more

Brazil: Brazilian Superior Court uphold decision issued by São Paulo State Appeals Court condemning importer of counterfeit products
Sep 16, 2020

“.com” domain names comprising generic words, such as booking.com, are very valuable pieces of online real estate. The question is whether these… Read more

South Africa: IS BOOKING.COM A TRADE MARK?
Sep 16, 2020

Whether you are an 80s, 90s, or now kid, you are likely to have fond memories associated with practising and perfecting the “pointy S” symbol.… Read more

South Africa: The curious case of the iconic “pointy S”
Sep 16, 2020

Cooper Grace Ward has advised Papuan Minerals Pty Ltd on a transaction with Golden Birch Resources Inc to sell-down an interest of up to 85%… Read more

Australia: Cooper Grace Ward advises on PNG mining transaction
Sep 16, 2020

Cooper Grace Ward is preparing to celebrate its 40th year of operation in December 2020. Read more

Australia: Cooper Grace Ward prepares for milestone celebration
Sep 16, 2020

Cooper Grace Ward is pleased to announce that 12 lawyers have been promoted to senior positions including three new partners. These latest promotions… Read more

Australia: Cooper Grace Ward starts new financial year with 12 promotions including 3 partners
Sep 16, 2020

Since the start of the year, Cooper Grace Ward has closely followed the COVID-19 situation in Australia and reported on the constantly changing… Read more

Australia: Cooper Grace Wards COVID-19 resource hub for clients
Sep 16, 2020

Facing a once-in-a century pandemic, the Australian Government co-ordinated the country’s response to keeping its people healthy and safe in… Read more

Australia: Maddocks advises the Australian Government on privacy aspects of the COVIDSafe app
Sep 16, 2020

Maddocks has appointed Briana Eastaugh, Sam Kingston and Sonia Sharma as partners from 1 July. Read more

Australia: Maddocks appoints three new partners as part of latest senior lawyer promotions
Sep 16, 2020

A growing number of Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) listed companies are throwing out lifelines for additional capital to bolster depleted… Read more

Australia: ASX and ASIC introduce new temporary rules to facilitate capital raising
Sep 16, 2020

On 23 March 2020 Boris Johnson, the UK Prime Minister, announced a UK wide lockdown. Businesses and schools overnight were forced to close or… Read more

England: Difficult times call for innovative measures to assist the restructuring of businesses in the UK
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