Authored by our members, this blog features updates about legal and business trends, the impact of changes in law and other topics of interest affecting multi-jurisdictional businesses.

Friday, 2 July, 2021

On June 1, 2021, the European Public Prosecutor’s Office (EPPO) launched operations.

Thursday, 1 July, 2021

On Monday, July 5, 2021, changes to Ontario’s Business Corporations Act (OBCA), will take effect.

Friday, 30 April, 2021

In what may be a sign of things to come in other countries, Ally Law member firm Russell Kennedy reports that temporary relief measures introduced in Australia at the height of the coronavirus pandemic to facilitate electronic signing of documents and virtual annual general meetings (AGMs) have now expired.

Tuesday, 20 April, 2021

Joseph R. Biden began his term as 46th president of the United States with at least part of what he needed to begin almost-immediate implementation of his legislative and policy initiatives: a Democratic majority in the House of Representatives, and a 50-50 split in the Senate that allows Vice President Kamala Harris to break, in the president’s favor, any tied votes in that chamber.

Wednesday, 31 March, 2021

The last day for entities to bring their websites and mobile applications into compliance with the French Data Protection Authority’s (Commission Nationale de l’Informatique et des Libertés, or CNIL) new rules on cookies and other trackers is 31 March 2021.

Monday, 29 March, 2021

A decision handed down on 15 January 2021 by the UK Court of Appeal may lead to increased costs of litigation funding.

Tuesday, 16 March, 2021

On March 11, 2021, and after months of debate in the US Congress regarding the federal government’s third round of COVID-19-related economic stimulus, President Joseph R.

Thursday, 4 March, 2021

On September 16, 2020, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) adopted amendments to Rule 15c2-11 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.

Wednesday, 10 February, 2021

Foreign direct investments (FDIs) into Hungary surged by 24 percent to reach an all-time record €5.35 billion in 2019, as the country continues to cement its place as a preferred destination for the world’s investors.

Monday, 25 January, 2021

Cookies, also known as HTTP Cookies, are text files which are stored on a user’s computer to enable website owners to identity the user’s computer or electronic device.

Tuesday, 8 December, 2020

On 17 June 2020, the National Assembly of Vietnam passed the Law on Investment (LOI 2020), five years after the current Law on Investment 2014 (LOI 2014) came into effect.

Monday, 26 October, 2020

A company and its management have an obligation to disclose all material information that a reasonable investor would want to know prior to making an investment in the company.