by Richard A. Cevallos
When El Salvador's new Codigo
Procesal Civil y Mercantil (Civil and Commercial Procedure Code, or CCPC)
went into effect on July 1, 2010, it dramatically changed the rules of the
procedural game. These rules...
by Carlos de Sousa e Brito
There is a major sea change
ahead for the registration of vessels, as some European legislation is being
prepared to convince ship owners to register their vessels in the European
Union (EU). Germany, for example...
by Leonardo Rocha e Silva and Jose Alexandre Buaiz Neto
On 29 May 2012, the new
Brazilian Competition Act (Law No. 12529, enacted on 30 November 2011) (Act)
became effective, replacing the former law enacted in 1994. The new Act will...
Opening its markets, Colombia
has become an attractive alternative to foreign investors. Recent procedural
regulatory changes that will affect national and cross border transactions. The
country is busy promoting investment frameworks and revamping...
by Hamud M. Balfas
On 22 November 2011, Indonesian
President Susilo Bambang Yudoyono finally signed the Financial Services
Authority bill ( Otoritas Jasa Keuangan , or the OJK), enacting Law No.
21/2011 (Law 21). Law 21 was enacted to...
Over the past year, a number of new international law sources have been released, increasing the depth and breadth of the international offerings on LexisNexis® products! The resources below highlight some of the more popular sources and recent additions...
II St. Petersburg International Legal Forum will take place in St. Petersburg, Russia on May 16-19, 2012 .
St. Petersburg International Legal Forum, organized by the Ministry of Justice of the Russian Federation, the Supreme Commercial Court of the...