SHOOTING STAR – A DIRECTOR’S DUTIES, ACCESSORIAL LIABILITY & CONTINUOUS DISCLOSURE OBLIGATIONS
Right now, the Covid-19 vaccine is perhaps the most coveted commodity in the world. Protecting this cargo during its journey around the globe and enabling it to safely reach its destination is a tremendous challenge, not only because the vaccine needs to be kept at temperatures of up to -70°C, but also because the shipments are likely to attract criminals trying to steal and/or divert the contents.
COURT JUDGMENTS & POLICY RESPONSE + A RECENT CLASS ACTION SHAREHOLDER DECISION
As life expectancy continues to rise worldwide and everyone ages at a different pace, companies are looking to create tailored retirement plans that address both the preferences of employees and the needs of the company.
GETTING IT TOGETHER – CLAIMS AND AGGREGATION CLAUSES
The exceptional pressure on the pharma sector to find a drug that ends the COVID-19 crisis has created a race to identify effective treatments under exceptional circumstances, further increasing the traditionally high risk involved in such undertakings.