Citations with the tag: COMMERCIAL law
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- North o' the border.
Cowan, Stephen // Credit Management; Apr2003, p24
Part 1. Focuses on the efforts to modernize the commercial law called Scottish Judgment Enforcement. Proposals for reform; Impact of the introduction of Sheridan's Bill on the law; Need for a distinction between consumer and commercial debts.
- Commercial law.
Ross, Mike // Chartered Accountants Journal; Oct97, Vol. 76 Issue 9, p44
Reports on the legislation, regulations and notices regarding commercial law in New Zealand as of October 1997. Futures contracts; Recognition of professional qualifications; Accident compensation; Securities; Companies registration; Credit contracts.
- Commercial law.
Ross, Mike // Chartered Accountants Journal; Nov97, Vol. 76 Issue 10, p44
Reports updates related to commercial law in New Zealand as of November 1997. Mandatory provisions for debt securities in retirement homes; Employee stock purchase plan offered by the United States to New Zealand; Introduction of investment product disclosure regime; Review of exemption...
- Recent Rules and Notices.
Ross, Mike // Chartered Accountants Journal; Sep98, Vol. 77 Issue 8, p44
Focuses on commercial laws which were adopted in 1998 in New Zealand. Increase in fees for disputes to be heard before the Disputes Tribunal; Reference to the Securities Amendment Act of 1988; Changes to the code for public offers of securities in retirement villages.
- THE BOND BUYER LEGISLATIVE STATUS REPORT.
Ross, Mike // Bond Buyer; 5/8/2006, Vol. 356 Issue 32376, p34
A table is presented on U.S. commercial law.
- Nevada included in Sears settlement.
Cardinal, Denise // Las Vegas Business Press; 06/16/97, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p31
Presents news items related to commercial law in Las Vegas, Nevada. Includes the inclusion of Nevada in the settlement reached with Sears Roebuck & Co.; Efficiency of a taped testimony; Handbook for companies that want to resolve workplace dispute; Publishing Co. of North America Inc.'s...
- CPA firm marketing: The dos and don'ts of advertising.
Ruis, Janis S. // Outlook; Winter93, Vol. 60 Issue 4, p49
Focuses on California laws covering marketing and advertising of/by accounting firms. Activities prohibited; Restrictions on solicitation.
- Acquisition law.
Doogan, Dan // Reporter; Mar90, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p12
Presents information on acquisition law as it relates to the legal department of the United States Air Force. Nature of cooperative research and development agreements; Confirmation of the government's stance on technological innovations; Factor which accounts for the non application of...
- Legal questions of trade enter spotlight as EU membership looms.
Olah, Peter // Budapest Business Journal; 1/13/2003, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p9
Reports on the National Association of Entrepreneurs and Employers' call for the creation of a trade law in Hungary. Mixed reaction of executives in the retailing sector; Importance of setting local trading rules for smooth unification with European Union's internal markets.
- Acquisition law.
Rotach, Alan M.; King, Jim // Reporter; Dec93, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p11
Presents information on various aspects of acquisition law, with reference to several cases applicable to this topic. Reference to the case United States ex rel. Touch v. Ragen; Information on Unliquidated progress payments; Details on bankrupt contractors.
- The realities of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.
Worenklein, Jacob J.; Gellman, Gilla E. // NACD Directorship; Sep94, Vol. 19 Issue 8, p6
Focuses on the 1997 Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Provisions; Impact on joint-venture agreements; Permitted payments; Protective steps.
- Commercial law.
Ross, Mike // Chartered Accountants Journal; Sep97, Vol. 76 Issue 8, p44
Focuses on commercial legislations and regulations in New Zealand. Includes Financial Reporting Amendment Act 1997; Business Development Boards Amendment Act 1997; Securities Amendment regulations 1997.
- Let's keep Super 301 on the right course.
Ross, Mike // Nation's Business; Jul89, Vol. 77 Issue 7, p72
Editorial. Examines the importance of `Super 301,' a section of US trade law aimed at eliminating barriers erected by foreign countries to keep specific American services and products out of their markets. Commendation of US Trade Representative Carla A. Hills' efforts to implement Super 301...
- Competitors need not apply.
Beck, John C.; Pittenger, John C. // Marketing Management; 1992, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p55
Consumer safety regulation and guildhall-style market controls make the automobile aftermarket services and parts industry arguably the most significant of regulated sectors in Japan today. Its high barriers to entry epitomize the nontariff hurdles facing foreigners--and Japanese...
- Heard and Overhead.
Salter, Leonard M. // Commercial Law Bulletin; Jul/Aug98, Vol. 13 Issue 4, p33
Presents news items pertaining to commercial law in the United States, highlighting the trend in Europe where large accounting firms are merging with French and international law firms. Indications that this trend would be opposed by the American Bar Association and lawyers; Cited dangers...
- Small CLAIMS.
Salter, Leonard M. // Commercial Law Bulletin; Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p6
Presents updates relevant to commercial law claims in the United States as of July 2003. Study findings about the effectiveness of virtual meetings; Suggestions on managing accounts receivables.
- A legislator's guide to lawmaking in 1997.
Salter, Leonard M. // San Diego Business Journal; 1/6/97, Vol. 18 Issue 1, p38
Focuses on the legislative concerns of the San Diego, California, business community for 1997. Advances in business-friendly laws in 1996; Biocom San Diego's legislative concerns which include pesticide regulatory reform; Need for tort reform at the state and federal levels.
- Clinton pushes free trade legislation.
Salter, Leonard M. // Business Mexico; Aug1997, Vol. 7 Issue 8, p46
Announces that on June 18, the office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) had announced the submission of a legislation to the U.S Congress which reauthorized the General System of Preferences (GSP). Details of the legislation; Affects of the bill.
- Latest readings on commercial law.
Barham, Paul // Chartered Accountants Journal; Jul2003, Vol. 82 Issue 6, p64
Recommends articles on commercial law in New Zealand. Legal test for Internet trading; Claims against directors and agents.
- Commercial law.
Ross, Mike // Chartered Accountants Journal; Aug1997, Vol. 76 Issue 7, p44
Presents updates on commercial law in New Zealand as of August 1997. Amendments to the Companies Act of 1993; Provisions of the Financial Reporting Amendment Act of 1997; Changes to the Securities Act of 1978.
- Notes on church-state affairs: Iran.
Hendon, David W.; Kennedy, James M. // Journal of Church & State; Spring97, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p383
Reports on the Iranian Parliament's passage of a law forbidding companies and government-backed organizations from using foreign words or names.
- The ABCs of state budget: Taxes, HUDC, what's next.
Hendon, David W.; Kennedy, James M. // Crain's New York Business; 6/12/95, Vol. 11 Issue 24, p4
Reports on pending legislation and regulatory action which could affect business in New York City and the New York State. Includes savings from personal income tax reductions for fiscal year 1995; New York State Governor George Pataki's approval of the increase of funding for the Harlem...
- Malaysia: Groundbreaking new Labuan laws to boost insurance and financial services.
Hendon, David W.; Kennedy, James M. // Asia Insurance Review; Apr2010, p18
The article reports that the new Labuan commercial law which took effect in February 2010, may boost and completely change the insurance and financial services in the Malaysian island.
- Ghana may opt for harmonised business law.
Rauch, Dany Houngbedji // African Business; Feb2003, Issue 284, p36
Focuses on the Organization for the Harmonization of Business Law in Africa (OHBLA). Interest of Ghana in joining the organization; Idea behind the creation of the organization; Aim of OHBLA; Laws adopted and enforced by the organization; Benefits of OHBLA.
- What you should know about non-compete agreements.
Robinson, Henry // Fort Worth Business Press; 7/12/2002, Vol. 15 Issue 28, p17
Presents information regarding non-compete covenants and confidentiality agreements. Enforceability issues; Requirements in order for a non-compete agreement can be enforceable; Illustrative case.
- Foreign Corrupt Practices Act should be thrown out.
Robinson, Henry // ENR: Engineering News-Record; 4/10/95, Vol. 234 Issue 14, p50
Editorial. Focuses on the 1977 Foreign Corrupt Practices Act. Business morality; Coverage of the law; Prohibition concerning bribes to government officials abroad.
- Sit on your reclamation rights at your own peril.
Nathan, Bruce S. // Business Credit; Apr98, Vol. 100 Issue 4, p8
Presents information relating to business law, whilst focusing on the reclamation rights of trade creditors. How trade creditors have used these rights to recover a portion of their pre-bankruptcy claims; Requirements for obtaining relief on a reclamation claim.
- Legal questions.
Nathan, Bruce S. // Design News; 6/13/94, Vol. 50 Issue 11, p208
Responds to inquiries regarding legal matters. Sources of venture capital; Finding good lawyers; Confidential disclosure agreement; Distinguishing protectible and nonprotectible ideas.
- Small businesses welcome proposed 'grandfather clause' law.
V�lez, Eva Llorens // Caribbean Business; 3/3/2011, Vol. 39 Issue 8, p39
The article reports on the the Law to Promote Ongoing Businesses, which would enable all permits, certifications and licenses required to operate a business to be transferred to the new owner or operator in Puerto Rico.
- Commercial law.
Ross, Mike // Chartered Accountants Journal; Jun99, Vol. 78 Issue 5, p46
Highlights developments in New Zealand's commercial law and policies. Rules permitting set-off on insolvency; World-wide restraint of trade in the employment contract; Insufficiency of evidence submitted before a professional disciplinary tribunal to recover money allegedly due.
- UAE plans new laws to enhance business competitiveness.
Ross, Mike // MiddleEast Insurance Review; May2010, p25
The article reports on the plan of the Ministry of Economy to introduce new laws that will modernise the legislative system in the United Arab Emirates.
- The BEIP goes on.
Ross, Mike // Business News New Jersey; 06/02/97, Vol. 10 Issue 18, p2
Cites the success of the Business Employment Incentive Program, which was signed into law by New Jersey Governor Christine Whitman in 1996. Information on the program; How applicants can qualify for the program.
- Legislation to watch in Trenton.
Mulroy, Gene J. // Business News New Jersey; 06/02/97, Vol. 10 Issue 18, p11
Presents information on bills being introduced in Trenton, New Jersey, which will affect businesses. Efforts of the Legislature to tighten rules on the issuance of sales tax exemption certifications for businesses located in Urban Enterprise Zone (UEZ); Tax cut movement; Efforts to increase...
- A rush of legislative action in Trenton.
Mulroy, Gene J. // Business News New Jersey; 11/24/97, Vol. 10 Issue 41, p8
Reports on a number of business related bills passed in New Jersey. Increase in the number of Democrats in the Assembly; Passage of a bill requiring all advertisements of merchandise to include an address and telephone number of the advertiser; Information on a legislation to provide tax...
- Home-based business, lender lock-outs and slamming.
Mulroy, Gene J. // Business News New Jersey; 07/13/98, Vol. 11 Issue 26, p6
Details business-related bills that were proposed in the New Jersey Legislature as of July 13, 1998. Includes authorization of the operation of a family-run, home-based business provided they meet certain threshold standards; Enhancement of the value of the grant to partnerships and limited...
- Summer is over.
Mulroy, Gene J. // Business News New Jersey; 09/21/98, Vol. 11 Issue 33, p13
Summarizes business-related legislative bills introduced at the New Jersey Legislature a week after its summer 1998 recess. Payment of health and dental insurance claims; Prevention of eligible individuals from being denied unemployment benefits; Taxation of Internet service.
- European competition law.
Davis, Dai // Management Accounting: Magazine for Chartered Management Account; Jun94, Vol. 72 Issue 6, p44
Discusses the various aspects of European competition law. Control of monopolies and anti-competitive behavior; Important aspects of European competition law; Provisions in the Treaty of Rome governing anti-competitive behavior; Disadvantages of entering into an agreement that breaches the law.
- Tracking the wide variety of bills is its own challenge.
Davis, Dai // South Carolina Business Journal; Jul97, Vol. 16 Issue 6, p11
Reports on the approval of bills in South Carolina which are either friendly or unfriendly to business communities. Recommendation made by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce's Legislative Agenda Task Force; Concern with retirement requirements for state employees; Bill to allow employees to...
- Arlington land case to have statewide impact.
McLinden, Steve // Business Press; 3/17/95, Vol. 7 Issue 46, p11
Presents news on legal matters in Texas. City of Arlington versus Golddust Twins Realty Corporation ruling may have statewide impact; 345 attorneys certified by Texas Board of Legal Specialization; Samantha Walden, a victim assistance coordinatior, joined Rocky Walden.
- What others are saying.
Moses, Max G. // Commercial Law Journal; May/Jun98, Vol. 103 Issue 3, p7
Focuses on various issues relating to commercial law. Reference to the Chicago Mercantile Exchange filing for approval to list futures and options in consumer bankruptcy filings; Insurance program aimed at offering law firms protection from claims of failure to make partner from J and H Marsh...
- Business Agenda moving forward at session's midway point.
Moses, Max G. // South Carolina Business Journal; Apr94, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p1
Focuses on the status of business-related legislation in South Carolina. Includes Bare-Bones Contracts bill; School Governance bill; Small Employer Health Care Insurance Availability bill.
- Unusual year at the State House has little to show so far.
Moses, Max G. // South Carolina Business Journal; Apr94, Vol. 13 Issue 3, p2
Takes a look at how the legislative agenda of the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce is fairing. Includes comprehensive workers' compensation reform bill; Small Employer Health Insurance Availability bill; Plethora of environmental regulations.
- Seminar focuses on new laws, regulations.
Moses, Max G. // South Carolina Business Journal; Jul94, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p12
Reports on the passage by the South Carolina General Assembly of laws that will have an impact on the business community. Includes workers' compensation; School-to-work education; Holding by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce of the Legal and Legislative Conference.
- Session in review.
Woolley, Deb // South Carolina Business Journal; Dec94, Vol. 13 Issue 11, Special Section p1
Reviews business-related legislation in the 1993-1994 session of the South Carolina General Assembly. School-to-Work Transition Act; Omnibus Insurance Fraud bill; Tax changes.
- Spell the past legislative year--S-U-C-C-E-S-S.
Howard Jr., S. Hunter // South Carolina Business Journal; Dec94, Vol. 13 Issue 11, Special Section p2
Reviews business-related legislation in the 1993-1994 session of the South Carolina General Assembly. Potential impact of the School-to-Work Transition bill; Application of the Omnibus Insurance Fraud bill; Property tax reform; Failure of the comprehensive workers' compensation reform bill.
- High court rulings could have negative impact on state's business community.
Woolley, Deb // South Carolina Business Journal; Dec95, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p4
Reports on two South Carolina Supreme Court rulings in November 1995 that could have a lasting impact on the state's business community. Distribution of a tax credit contained within the Local Option Sales legislation; Right of local governments to impose any fee or tax by ordinance; Contact...
- Business agenda scorecard.
Woolley, Deb // South Carolina Business Journal; Apr96, Vol. 15 Issue 3, p12
Presents a list of business-related bills in South Carolina. Workers' compensation start payment; Defining stress for workers' compensation claims; Education governance; Pilot program for charter schools.
- Hard work pays off for business.
Woolley, Deb // South Carolina Business Journal; Jul96, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p7
Focuses on various business legislation passed and adopted in South Carolina in 1996. Creation of a Business Agenda; Willingness of the General Assembly to maintain one of the nation's best pro-business climates; Benefits of environmental self-audits to the industry.
- South Carolina Chamber of Commerce Business Agenda.
Woolley, Deb // South Carolina Business Journal; Jan97, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p5
Highlights legislative initiatives aimed at business concerns prepared by the South Carolina Chamber of Commerce for 1997-1998. Includes simplification of process for fee-in-lieu of taxes; Updating of the state's intellectual property laws; Definition of a charitable organization.
- Losing bidders continue claims of collusion in C-block auction.
Wayne, Debra // RCR; 05/19/97, Vol. 16 Issue 20, p10
Reports that Antigone Communications L.P. and PCS Devco Incorporated have accused the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) of issuing GWI PCS Incorporated's licenses in light of an alleged collusion with Hyundai Electronics of America Incorporated. Claim that the FCC ignored the companies'...