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Dentons further expands its Russian tax and customs law practice
Kirill Roubalsky has joined the Moscow office of Dentons as a senior associate in the Tax and Customs practice. Kirill has over 10 years of experience in tax and previously worked with Russian law firms
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There has been a lot of talk about the Landlord and Tenant Covenants Act 1995 (LTCA 1995) following the decisions in Good Harvest v. Centaur and K/S Victoria v. House of Fraser. However, there have been no significant determinations in respect of the issues arising from those cases and in particular in respect of the important issue of repeat guarantees.
Overhaul of the PRC's foreign investment approval system
On May 17, 2014, the National Development and Reform Commission (NDRC) of the People's Republic of China (PRC), a primary regulatory authority for foreign investments in the PRC, issued the Measures for the Administration of Approval and Filing of Foreign Investment Projects (the New Measures).
Franchise News: Algeria
Algeria has for some time been debating a franchise law. The Algerian Commercial Code does not currently regulate the "franchise agreement" as a recognised form of doing business in Algeria. There have been rumours over the last five years or so regarding plans by the Algerian Government to address this problem through the creation of a franchise law.
Government of Canada update on mandatory reporting standards for extractive industry
In April of this year, the Government of Canada issued a Consultation Paper regarding mandatory reporting standards for extractive industry companies, requiring disclosure of payments to foreign and domestic governments
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Best Lawyers Recognizes 86 Dentons US Lawyers in 2015
Best Lawyers, the leading peer-review-based directory of legal practitioners, has recognized 86 of Dentons' US lawyers in its 2015 edition.
Mining and Investment Latin America Summit
Dentons is proud to be a Silver Sponsor of Mining & Investment Latin America Summit, the largest mining and investment event in Latin America.
Wasting Opportunities on Shale
In May, the House of Lords Economic Affairs Committee asserted that the exploration, appraisal and development of UK shale resources should be an "urgent national priority".
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Dentons’ Global Employment and Labor Group includes over 200 lawyers, spread across our offices, who regularly represent management in connection with employment and benefits related litigation, corporate and governmental investigations, executive compensation and counseling projects. With our global presence and contacts, we are one of only a few firms that can provide multinational businesses with a coordinated solution to all their employment and benefits needs throughout the world.
Our employment and labor lawyers are known for their creative, business-savvy counseling skills and, when necessary, their results-driven, highly successful litigation practice. Dentons represents local and multinational businesses with respect to the full range of workforce-related issues and matters, including those listed and linked below.
In addition to concentration in certain industry sectors, we have collective, extensive experience representing employers in all industry sectors, including:
The global reach, consistent high quality, and efficiency of our Global Employment and Labor Group make Dentons uniquely qualified to provide both local and multi-national businesses with a comprehensive and effective employment and labor solution.
The 2013 edition of The Legal 500 US recognizes 15 Dentons practices and 42 lawyers, representing a more than 50 percent increase in total rankings in the past year. Recognition for the Firm includes "seamless extensions of clients’ teams;" "exemplary strategic and tactical leadership;" and "far above other firms, both in technical strengths and business experience." Read more
The 2013 edition of Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers for Business recognizes 32 Dentons practices and 82 lawyers. Recognition for the Firm includes "excellent at representing their clients;" "top-notch firm, very good results with them;" and "always prepared, always accessible, and never fail to deliver." Read more
Richard Nicolle (Partner, Employment London) commented in an article featured in Employee Benefits (October 2012) on the UK Government's proposed owner-employee contract 'share-to-rights scheme' and the implications of the scheme for workers and businesses. Read more
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The amended Public Procurement Law (“Pzp”) takes effect on Oct. 19. The amendment concerns a range of important matters, e.g. it restricts the use of price as the only criterion for evaluation, clarifies issues related to grossly understated prices and makes third parties liable for possible failure to provide resources. Read more
It is common in the US for an employer to obtain from a terminating employee a waiver and release of all claims (with certain statutory exceptions) against the employer. The consideration for the release is typically the payment of severance. Read more
Some time this autumn, the US Department of Labor's Wage & Hour Administration will send a draft proposed regulation to the Office of Management and Budget's Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA). This regulation, if it is finalized, will make important changes to the rules governing whether executive, administrative and professional employees must receive time and one-half their regular hourly rate of pay for hours worked in excess of forty in a week under the Fair Labor Standards Act. Read more
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Dentons' Fall Employment and Labour Law Update featuring presentations from our firm members Jeff Mitchell, Chelsea Rasmussen and Matthew Curtis. Read more
Dentons Canada LLP (formerly Fraser Milner Casgrain LLP) is pleased to invite you to the Autumn 2014 edition of our ongoing breakfast seminars on issues relevant to you and your business. Read more
Dentons announced today that Richard I. Scharlat has joined its global Employment and Labor practice as a partner in the New York office. He brings nearly two decades of experience in all aspects of employment litigation and counseling as well as commercial litigation. Read more
Dentons is pleased to announce the appointment of two new Partners, Jiří Tomola and Ladislav Smejkal who will be based in the Prague office. Ladislav and Jiří, from White & Case in Prague, have been joined by a team of four: Senior Associate Tomáš Osička, Associate Beáta Sabolová who were previously at Švehlík & Mikuláš advokáti, Associate Martin Froněk who joins us from the Prague office of White & Case and Associate Andrea Hamorská from Hogan Lovells in Prague. Read more
Global law firm Dentons advised the managing shareholder Alexander Steinberg on the sale of the majority interest in B+P Gerüstbau GmbH to the newly founded AURELIUS Tochtergesellschaft AURELIUS Mittelstandskapital on all legal aspects of the transaction as well as on a tax-wise optimized structure. Read more
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