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LAWorld NextGen Physical Meeting in Frankfurt

04/10/2021
The first physical meeting of a group of young lawyers in more than 18 months took place in Frankfurt-am-Main Saturday 25 September 2021 hosted by LAWorld lawfirm, act Germany.  These young international lawyers are  part of LAWorld NextGen, which belongs to our LAWorld global legal network. NextGen has more than fifty members from around the....
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Australia High Court Defamation Ruling

29/09/2021
The High Court in Australia has handed down a hugely significant decision regarding whether media companies are responsible for potentially defamatory statements posted by third party users on the Facebook pages established and operated by the media companies.  By a majority decision the Australian High Court held that the media companies were, for the purposes....
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Copyright Blog from GSNH Law Firm, Toronto, Canada

26/08/2021
There have been several developments and copyright-related issues in recent months that are worth noting. This article covers the following topics and more: (1). Copyright Term Extension (2). Amendments to the Broadcasting Act (3). Equitable Remuneration for US Makers of Sound Recordings Damages (4). Can Framing a Work be a Communication to The Public on....
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Mask Up, Mask Down: In Reversal, Health Officials Recommend Masks for Fully-Vaccinated Individuals. What is the Potential Impact on Employer Immunity?

26/08/2021
Nexsen Pruet, Columbia, South Carolina, USA On July 27, 2021, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) updated its guidance on masking and other health measures in light of the rise in coronavirus cases fueled by the delta variant of SARS-CoV-2, or COVID-19.  On that same day, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control....
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Intellectual Property News from GSNH Law Firm,Toronto, Canada July 2021

23/08/2021
Intellectual property continues to be an essential topic for many businesses throughout North America. This article covers Canadian considerations when choosing a trademark, proving bad faith, the statutory claim for passing off, and a recent lawsuit in the USA against TikTok’s concerning voiceover services.    If you have any questions, thoughts or ideas, please feel....
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