A public hearing at the International Court of Justice, The Hague
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Standards for Use of Food Additives
On May 13, 2011, the Ministry of
Health of the People's Republic of China (MOH) published a new food additive
standard, entitled " Food Safety National Standards - Standards for Use of...
Fulbright Alert Stephen M. McNabb , Marsha Z. Gerber , Stefan Reisinger and Fatema Merchant
On December 8, 2011, the U.S. Department of Treasury, Office of Foreign Assets Control ("OFAC") issued a final rule that amended the Sudanese Sanctions...
China offers a wealth of opportunities to multinational
corporations looking to tap into the country's lucrative market for goods and
services. However, the combination of intense competition for China profits,
prevalence of state-controlled entities...
On March 12, in John Forster Emmott – and – Michael Wilson & Partners Ltd., (Case No: A3/2007/2785 & 2786, English App.) * , England’s Court of Appeal ruled that a party can disclose documents from an arbitration for the purposes...
On September 9, 2010, REDLIGHT, the powerful feature
documentary by filmmaker and anti-human trafficking activist Guy Jacobson, made its television debut on SHOWTIME. As the result of LexisNexis'
support of this project, the company received an...
One month following the promulgation of the Opinion of
the State Council Concerning Further Improving the Work of Utilizing Foreign
Investment (the "State Council Opinions") by the PRC State Council on April
6, 2010, the PRC State Administration...
By Louis M. Solomon
We have recently been focused on how
international law firms can offer more than just litigation help to clients -
that is, how corporate lawyers and drafters of contracts can avoid or at least
ameliorate some of the problems...
the British Intellectual Property Office published a discussion paper asking
the public for input on whether their might be a useful role for a new,
industry backed Digital Rights Agency in reducing illegal file sharing as well
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the foreword to the Ministry of Justice's ("MoJ") recently released
guidance on the Bribery Act 2010 (the "Act") reminds...
By Erik de Bie
The number of classification disputes regarding electronic
devices seems to keep growing. Companies continue to develop new products, and
existing products are constantly improved. As a result, customs classification
World Financial Crisis Descends, Nations Ascend and Descend, Hummus Wars Begin, While British Judges Fuss With Fabric
This week has seen a dramatic intersection of events. The mortgage crisis in the United States has had repercussions around the globe...
On June 27, 2011, the Supreme Court
of the United States issued opinions in Goodyear Luxembourg Tires v. Brown ,
564 U.S. ___  , [ enhanced version available to lexis.com subscribers / unenhanced version available from lexisONE Free...
The Queen's Bench Division recently passed judgment in
Cambridge v Makin  EWHC 12 (QB) available here . The
case made reference to but did not decide upon a director's conflict of
interest including a conflict of duties.
Ms. Gloria Marcela Orrego Hoyos, Winner of the 2011 FCIL Schaffer Grant for Foreign Law Librarians.
Teresa Miguel, Chair of the 2011 FCIL Schaffer Grant for Foreign Law Librarians Selection Committee, recently announced that Ms. Gloria Marcela Orrego...
The International Team at LexisNexis Matthew Bender is pleased to bring you on-line our new international rule of law and human rights information center, dubbed “At the Corner of Here and Everywhere” . While our business depends intimately...
by Laxmi Stebbins Wordham
It's hard to believe it's
been one year since we launched Martindale-Hubbell Connected , now the
premier online professional network for the legal profession. The phenomenal
growth of the network over the past 12...
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The Internet has been in widespread use for perhaps as little as 15 years, but it has quickly become a fixture in our daily lives as a source of information – for leisure, school, and work. The availability of news...
By: Rosa Margarita
Santacruz & Germán Marín, Marin Santacruz & Asociados
In Colombia the right to
exclusive use of the marks is obtained only by registration. Once registered, if this right is infringed,
the law provides mechanisms...
This year's Legal Tech is proving to be the hotspot of excitement in the world of legal information. LexisNexis announced a partnership with Microsoft to put legal research right at your fingertips, in the applications many of us use most. ABA Journal...
The European Commission announced that there will be
in Brussels 16-17th May.
This two day conference will cover areas including:
1) Corporate mobility and European company law
2) A European Model Company Act
3) Workers' participation...
Feb 1, 2010 - Mike Walsh, CEO of U.S. Legal Markets at LexisNexis, addresses viewers from the convention floor at LegalTech NY 2010. Feb 1, 2010 - LexisNexis' Mike Mintz interviews USLM CEO Mike Walsh at LegalTech NY 2010. Walsh discusses the business...
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climate change by reading the Global Climate
Change Blogs on the LexisNexis
Environmental & Climate Change Community .
World Justice Forum lll – Barcelona, Spain
June 20 – 23, 2011
Leading a global, multidisciplinary effort to strengthen the Rule of Law for the development of communities of opportunity and equity
LexisNexis is proud to be a Lead...
by Lawrence Kogan
This article has been divided into two parts. Part 1 will analyze these restrictions under the terms of the Technical Barriers to Trade ("TBT") Agreement, focusing on how the the Philippine breastmilk substitute and breastmilk...