Social Media activity initiated in one jurisdiction can collide with anti-defamation laws in another, sometimes in unexpected ways. AltaClaro sat down with Richard Mitry of Australian law firm Mitry Lawyers to get his insights on this fascinating cross-border issue.
Non-competes and other restrictive covenants in employment agreements are increasingly affected by social media and other internet technologies. Understanding these developments is key to drafting effective, enforceable provisions.
Proprietary computer software developed by a company is often its most valuable asset. Protecting this key intellectual property from competitors requires planning prior to the existence of a dispute and effective advocacy once a dispute arises.
Every company deals with the "employment lifecycle": from hiring, to onboarding, and often to termination. It is crucial that you take the right steps to protect your company each step of the way--otherwise you could end up with costly fines or even litigation.
The Middle East has become a hotbed of deal activity, but many of its unique features remain unknown to attorneys and executives without direct experience in the region. AltaClaro sat down with Hessam Kalantar of Kalantar Business Law Group to get his insights.