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The headlines are all talking about supply and demand; specifically, oil supply and its impact on the price of oil. As of the posting of this, WTI Crude is sitting at $58.07 per barrel and Brent crude is at $67.85 per barrel, according to Bloomberg...

Modernizing the client alert process is a great opportunity for a law firm to use technology to create a competitive advantage and differentiate from your competitors....
By: JD Supra Perspectives

The Heffel Gallery Limited v. Canada (Attorney General), 2018 FC 605 decision (Heffel), rendered by the Federal Court in June 2018 was a historical art law decision that divided the art community. It marked the first time that the “national...

Editor’s Note: The number of healthcare transactions reached a record-smashing 1,738 in 2018. According to a new Capital One poll, mergers and acquisitions are the preferred growth vehicle for 44% of healthcare executives in 2019, indicating that we...

Focus - EPA plans to change approach to analyzing health risks of air pollution - The New York Times – May 20 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) plans to change the way it calculates the health risks of air pollution, making it...

• The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has updated its Operational Compliance List for retirement plans with a number of changes that take effect in 2019, with a focus on changes to hardship distributions. • The Operational Compliance List identifies...

In Cogdill v. Sylva Supply Company, Inc., filed May 7, 2019, the North Carolina Court of Appeals held in a split decision and as a matter of first impression that a right of first refusal contained in a written lease agreement did not extend beyond...

By the time you may have read this the European electorate will have voted in 751 MEPs (which includes the UK’s 73 seats). The election held during 23-26 May 2019 comes during a time of significant political change and is expected to produce a very...

The US’s ongoing trade war with China—which just isn’t going away any time soon—has prompted the White House to propose a new “$16 billion bailout for farmers hurt by Beijing’s tariffs.” At the same time, leaders from both countries appeared intent...

We have written about how the public-private partnership (P3) project delivery model can and should be used to meet infrastructure needs. Because P3s are constantly being considered and tested all over the country, we wanted to provide an update on...

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