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Friday, 23 July, 2021

BHBC honored with Best of Alaska Business Denali Award: Best Law Firm

BHBC voted "Best Law Firm" by Alaska Business Magazine for their Best of Alaska Business awards. MORE.

Friday, 23 July, 2021

BC&C Senior Partner Colin Cohen takes part in the British Grand Prix at Silverstone

Boase Cohen & Collins Senior Partner Colin Cohen followed in the tyre tracks of the Formula 1 greats when he took part in the Pirelli Hot Laps session during the British Grand Prix at Silverstone. MORE.

Thursday, 22 July, 2021

Limitation periods: when does the clock start ticking in ‘midnight deadline’ cases?

We all know that you cannot sue on a contract or tort after the prescribed limitation period has expired. MORE.

Thursday, 22 July, 2021

Connecticut Imposes New Pay Equity Requirements

Beginning October 1, 2021, Connecticut employers will soon face considerable new pay equity obligations. MORE.

Wednesday, 21 July, 2021

Long-Awaited Ohio Law to Require Hospital Licensure Signed into Law

With Governor DeWine’s recent signing of the FY 2022-23 budget bill (H.B 110) into law, Ohio will no longer be the only state not licensing hospitals. MORE.

Wednesday, 21 July, 2021

Changes to North Carolina Wage and Hour Act Effective July 8, 2021

Newly enacted revisions to the North Carolina Wage and Hour Act (NCWHA) may affect how employers address certain payroll practices. MORE.

Wednesday, 21 July, 2021

Enforcing a Foreign Judgment in Malaysia

As Malaysian companies venture abroad they are increasingly exposed to disputes in foreign countries. MORE.

Tuesday, 20 July, 2021

NSW construction shutdown – what you need to know

Due to the increasing rates of COVID-19 cases infectious in the community, the New South Wales (NSW) Government has announced the urgent shutdown of all construction sites across the Greater Sydney, Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Wollongong and Shellharbour areas (Shutdown Area) from Monday 19 July 2021 to at least 30 July 2021 (Shutdown Period). MORE.

Tuesday, 20 July, 2021

Moye White Welcomes Four New Associates

Moye White LLP is pleased to announce Arthur K. Griffin, Jennifer Knight Lang, Eric J. Langston and Chris Scolari have each joined the firm as associates in the real estate, litigation, real estate and business teams, respectively. MORE.

Tuesday, 20 July, 2021

Break Clauses – a win for tenants!

In May 2021 we wrote about the landlord friendly decision of Capitol Park Leeds Plc, Capitol Park Barnsley Limited v Global Radio Services Limited in which it was decided that the tenant had failed to give the landlord vacant possession of the premises by giving back an empty shell of the premises and had therefore not properly exercised the break clause. MORE.

Tuesday, 20 July, 2021

Court of Appeal reminds drafters to get the dispute resolution clause exactly how you want it post Brexit

As we left the European Union at the end of last year, it had been hoped that despite our departure we would see continued co-operation in civil justice. MORE.

Monday, 19 July, 2021

California Supreme Court Rules That Meal and Break Premiums Are Paid At Higher Rates

On July 15, 2021, the California Supreme Court answered Alice’s question with respect to paying employees for missed meals and rest breaks – employers must pay meal and break premiums at the employee’s higher “regular rate” rather than the employee’s base hourly rate. MORE.