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Get your inbox under control before it leads to a malpractice claim

Dentons Insights - Di, 19.01.2038 - 05:14

The practice of law has gone digital. It is difficult to even compare today's law practice with that of just a few years ago when written communications could take days to reach the intended recipient. Correspondingly, the risks associated with the practice of law have changed too. The new risks in the modern day-to-day practice of law are many, but effective use of these tools can decrease the risks.

All change for foreign investment in the Chinese insurance sector

Norton Rose Fulbright - Mo, 25.11.2019 - 16:35
Following the first round of liberalization measures in the Chinese insurance sector, China has been developing legislation to open the sector further to foreign investment.

The ‘fairness revolution’ in Australia continues: Government releases draft legislation extending unfair contract terms regime to insurance

Norton Rose Fulbright - Mo, 25.11.2019 - 16:00
Following a consultation period last year, the Treasury released draft legislation to extend the unfair contract terms regime to insurance contracts.

United Nations Climate Change

Norton Rose Fulbright - Mi, 20.11.2019 - 11:05
Our aim is to help our clients understand the potential opportunities and challenges that COP25 may have on their business.

Litigation trends part 1: Jurisdiction

Dentons Insights - letztes Update vor 6 Stunden 44 Minuten

Dentons Partner Chloe Snider reviews current trends in data litigation – jurisdiction, privacy and blockchain.

Leading your market: what makes for effective leadership and creating a healthy culture

Dentons Insights - letztes Update vor 6 Stunden 44 Minuten

Culture, Leadership, Collaboration and Diversity and Inclusion are all key themes when looking to lead your market and create a high performing Life Sciences company. In this video, we share some of our insights that follow from last week's Life Sciences Conference.

Essential Corporate News: Week ending November 15, 2019

Norton Rose Fulbright - Fr, 15.11.2019 - 23:00
On November 8, 2019, the Law Society and the City of London Law Society published a jointly produced Q&A series regarding the requirements of the Persons of Significant Control (PSC) regime.

Insurance focus

Norton Rose Fulbright - Fr, 15.11.2019 - 14:45
In this edition of Insurance Focus we consider the growing need for insurance companies to take an holistic approach to managing the risks posed by climate change.

International focus

Norton Rose Fulbright - Fr, 15.11.2019 - 14:43
The Treasury Laws Amendment (Design and Distribution Obligations and Product Intervention Powers) Act 2019 passed Parliament last week and received royal assent shortly after.

Case notes: Insurance Premium Tax on cross-border M&A insurance: ECJ decision on location of risk

Norton Rose Fulbright - Fr, 15.11.2019 - 14:42
The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) has delivered its decision in A Ltd, a case concerning the location of insured risk, and therefore which jurisdiction can charge IPT, on cross-border M&A insurance policies.

Case notes: Section 54 cannot cure what you didn’t know or didn’t exist

Norton Rose Fulbright - Fr, 15.11.2019 - 14:41
The recent NSW Supreme Court decision in DIF III – Global Co-Investment Fund LP v Babcock & Brown International Pty Limited ruled that section 54 the Insurance Contracts Act 1984 (Cth) (ICA) did not cure a lack of notification of circumstances if those circumstances were not known during the policy period.