Links to recent media, releases, reports, cases and legislation of interest to NSW government lawyers.
Criminal Defence Lawyers Australia
Discusses what Spit Hoods are & the way the law deals with them in the different parts of Australia.
Loyens & Loeff
Most Belgian companies are SMEs and yet they are underrepresented in public procurement procedures. With the introduction of some new rules, the Belgian legislator seeks to bring some changes in this regard.
Lawson Lundell LLP
Recent online posts have put a spotlight on the Government of British Columbia's proposed amendments to the Land Act to change how decisions are made to issue surface tenures over public lands.
Nous récapitulons les nouveaux seuils applicables aux marchés publics dans le cadre des accords commerciaux internationaux, nationaux, provinciaux et territoriaux du Canada...
On Monday, February 12, 2024, the Ontario Court of Appeal (ONCA) released its highly anticipated decision in Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association v. Ontario (Attorney General), 2024 ONCA 101.
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Global issues in recent years, such as strained international relations, transportation disruptions and climate unpredictability, have placed food security in the spotlight.
The provincial government of British Columbia (the Province) recently released a proposal to amend the Land Act (the Proposed Amendments). The Proposed Amendments...
Miller Titerle + Company
On February 9, 2024, the Supreme Court of Canada ("SCC" or the "Court") released its decision Reference re An Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families, 2024 SCC 5, ruling...
Fogler, Rubinoff LLP
On February 9, 2024, the SCC released its decision in Attorney General of Québec, et al. v. Attorney General of Canada, et al.
In a world characterized by geopolitical shifts and heightened national security concerns, the realm of foreign investments is undergoing a profound transformation. Disruptive events, evolving alliances...
Mansukhlal Hiralal & Co.
The Maharashtra Government vide an Order dated 7 December 2023 introduced ‘ Maharashtra Mudrank Shulk Abhay Yojana 2023' i.e., Maharashtra Stamp Duty Amnesty Scheme – 2023...
The Central Government and the Reserve Bank of India ("RBI") rationalised the legal framework for overseas investments in its entirety and issued:
On February 1, 2024, the finance minister presented the Interim Budget. The annual budget will be presented following the Lok Sabha election.
The Office of Government Procurement published Opportunities and approaches for Sustainable Public Procurement: A reference for public procurement practitioners and policy makers.
The High Court in Ireland dismissed proceedings in LOC8 Code Limited v the Department of the Environment, Climate and Communications, Capital Business Support Services Ireland Ltd (trading as EirCode) and An Post ( IEHC 752)
It is imperative that your firm put measures in place to defend against money laundering, terrorism financing and proliferation financing if your goals for 2024 include getting...
Kevin Wu & Associates
The issue of royal pardon has been a hot topic following the recent news of the Pardons Board granting pardon to Dato' Sri Najib Tun Razak, the sixth Prime Minister who was convicted in August 2022...
On 5 February 2024, the Department of Contracts issued guidelines to economic operators explaining recent changes to Malta's electronic public procurement system (ePPS).
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