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This is from a paperby some Canadian business groups on promoting internal free trade within Canada through reform of Canada's Agreement on Internal Trade:

A more effective and efficient dispute resolution mechanism should include ...a domestic equivalent of investor-state dispute settlement, ... .

Investor-state dispute settlement normally grants ...


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When in-house counsel leave a job, they’re not necessarily starting with a clean slate at their new employer.  Yes, in-house counsel can have baggage – as allegations in a recent case make clear:

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As we reported in December 2013 (see here), New Jersey was on the road to joining 6 other states which have recently passed legislation banning or limiting the use of criminal background checks in the hiring process.  On August 11, 2014, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie signed the ...


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