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Despite unprecedented disruptions to the court system from the COVID-19 pandemic, plaintiffs continued to bring securities class actions at elevated levels in 2020 — a sign that filings will remain high in the year ahead.

Human trafficking is a global crisis that has an impact on lives around the globe. Over time, there have been many initiatives taken by governments and nonprofits to identify and help victims while promoting enhanced visibility and awareness of the crime itself.

Further to our February 2020 client alert on Oman's new Foreign Capital Investment Law (FCIL), Ministerial Decision 209/2020 has recently been issued listing 70 activities that must not be undertaken by a company that is subject to the FCIL (New MD)....

On December 27, 2020, the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 became law. In addition to funding the government and providing coronavirus relief, the Act contains several intriguing amendments to the Bankruptcy Code.

In December 2020, as part of the larger National Defense Authorization Act, the Corporate Transparency Act (the “Act”) was enacted.

This is a follow-up to our alerts dated 9 March 2020 and 6 November 2020 on the enactment of section 93A of the Companies Act No. 17 of 2015 and the Companies Act (Beneficial Ownership Information) Regulations 2020 (the Regulations)....

While the COVID-19 pandemic made 2020 a trying year, one unintended benefit was that the Florida legislature allowed pharmacists to further expand their scope of practice to help patients with certain chronic conditions through collaborative practice agreements....

WHAT MATTERS? Is your organization ready for California’s latest privacy rights law, enacted at the end of 2020 – the CPRA? This article addresses some key considerations to help you determine whether your organization may be subject to the CPRA....

On 22 January 2021, the Ministry of Lands and Physical Planning published a list comprising 247 accredited private valuers approved to carry out valuation for stamp duty, in a move to enhance efficiency by decreasing turnaround times....

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