December 23 coronavirus news

The coronavirus pandemic has brought countries to a standstill. Meanwhile, vaccinations have already started in some countries as cases continue to rise. Follow here for the latest.
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SAVING BRACE: ATF Rescinds Notice Of Weapons With Stabilizing Braces

In what may go down as a Christmas miracle, the ATF has rescinded the notice pertaining to weapons with stabilizing braces. The potential rulemaking would have had a massive effect on both individual owners as well as the firearms industry, redefining pistols as rifles using a new set of criteria. The withdrawal comes after tens […] Read More … The post SAVING BRACE: ATF Rescinds Notice Of Weapons With Stabilizing Braces appeared first on The Firearm Blog.
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Italy: Medical Masks Without CE Marking - Baker & McKenzie

With specific regard to surgical masks, the datasheet provides clarifications on how manufacturers and importers of said devices must certify compliance with certain requirements in order to make use of the derogation.
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Italy: The Geo-blocking Regulation: State Of Play And A Closer Look At Italy - Bird & Bird

The Geo-blocking Regulation came into force on 22 March 2018.
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United States: Federal Financial Regulators Propose Requiring Banks Report Cyber Incidents Within 36 Hours - WilmerHale

On December 17, 2020, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, Treasury (OCC); the Federal Reserve; and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC)
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United States: Recommended Reading: The Trademark Reporter Issue Of November-December 2020 - Wolf, Greenfield & Sacks, P.C.

A holiday present for all of us: the November–December 2020 (Vol. 110 No. 6) issue of The Trademark Reporter (TMR).
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Stockton Salon Cited For Violating Health Orders

STOCKTON (CBS13) — A Stockton salon was cited for violating health orders Wednesday. Police representing the Board of Barbering and Cosmetology cited the owner of Pomp Salon and two stylists Wednesday. The owner Dino Ballin told CBS13 they’ve been operating since August. They are aware they’re violating the health order but say they need to make a living. Ballin does not plan to close. Stockton is currently under the state’s stay-at-home order, which prohibits salons and barbershops from operati...
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Saumitra Khan: India MP threatens to divorce wife who switched party

Indian MP Saumitra Khan sent a divorce notice to wife Sujata Mondal Khan after she joined a rival party.
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Covid-19: UK bans travel from South Africa over variant

The rule reflects the "increased risk" from a variant linked to two cases in England, officials say.
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China targets Alibaba with anti-monopoly investigation

Shares in e-commerce company plummet, with financial spinoff Ant Group also called in for ‘supervisory’ talks with authoritiesChinese regulators have launched an anti-monopoly investigation into Alibaba and called in for talks its online finance spinoff, Ant Group – increasing pressure on the e-commerce company founded by the Chinese tech entrepreneur Jack Ma.On Thursday the state market supervision administration said it had filed an investigation into Alibaba Group Holdings Ltd over “suspected...
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Miami Dolphins v Las Vegas Raiders Preview

Louis Ragone and Jim Johnson join Michael Fink to preview Saturday nights Miami Dolphins v Las Vegas Raiders. We open the show with Lou talking about how our defense should shut down the Raider offense. Jim then talks about our offense agai
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Coronavirus: New York City orders international visitors to quarantine

Foreign travellers who break the new rules will be fined $1,000 a day, as cases surge across the US.
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Japan's top court gives retrial hope for man who spent almost 50 years on death row

Japan's Supreme Court has overturned a ruling blocking the retrial of Iwao Hakamada, and 84-year-old man who spent almost half a century on death row awaiting the hangman's call over the murder of a family of four, his lawyer told CNN Thursday.
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United States: Legending Your Technical Data May Differ For Government And Third Parties: Court Of Appeals Rules On The Boeing Technical Data Rights Case - Taft Stettinius & Hollister

On Monday, Dec. 21, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit (Court of Appeals) issued its opinion in The Boeing Company v. the Secretary of the Air Force,...
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NSW authorities fear Sydney CBD workers could spread Covid at Christmas

Premier warns state is ‘far from out of the woods’ as nine new cases reported and six infections remain a mysteryNew South Wales health authorities are worried undetected Covid cases among office workers in Sydney’s CBD could spread the virus at Christmas gatherings, as the number of infections linked to the northern beaches cluster grew to 104.The premier, Gladys Berejiklian, pleaded on Thursday with residents to “limit your mobility” over Christmas as she reported nine new community cases from...
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Canada: Deemed IDEL Further Extended To July 3, 2021 - Fogler, Rubinoff LLP

The acronym "IDEL" refers to the Ontario government's Infectious Disease Emergency Leave, which was added to the Employment Standards Act (the "ESA")...
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United States: Cybercriminals Targeting VPNs! - Foley & Lardner

The US Attorneys' Office posted a news release that "that law enforcement in the United States has worked jointly in support of an international takedown of a virtual private network (VPN), ...
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Chrissy Teigen Writes Openly About Her Body After Pregnancy Loss

The model and cookbook author expressed frustration over still having a bump three months later.
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China: 2020 Amendments To China Patent Law - Armstrong Teasdale LLP

On Oct. 17, 2020, the Thirteenth Standing Committee of the National People's Congress adopted a decision to amend the People's Republic of China Patent Law.
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United States: Key Provisions For Employers In The Consolidated Appropriations Act - Benesch Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff

Late on December 21, 2020, Congress passed a $900 billion pandemic relief package (referred to herein as the "Act"), which extends and modifies several provisions of the Coronavirus Aid, ..
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Canada: Canada's SMR Action Plan: Regulatory Change At The CNSC In Action - Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

On December 18, 2020, Canada's Minister of Natural Resources released the Federal Government's Small Modular Reactors (SMR) Action Plan (the Action Plan),...
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Australia: I am a Responsible Manager. What does this mean? - Holley Nethercote

To better understand the role of RMs, you need to understand the framework in which they exist.
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Canada: Canada Freezes Shandong Out Of The Arctic - McMillan LLP

On December 21, TMAC Resources Inc. announced that its proposed sale to Shandong Gold Mining Co., Ltd., a Chinese state-owned gold miner,...
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Australia: What is a Calderbank offer? - Opal Legal

The husband was ordered to pay the wife her costs from the date she made an offer of compromise to the husband.
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United States: EEOC Issues Guidance On COVID-19 Vaccination - Smith Gambrell & Russell LLP

With the approval of COVID-19 vaccinations under Emergency Use Authorization, employers should review their policies and procedures to be ready when the vaccine is readily available to the general public.
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Canada: Implementation Of Alberta's New Liability Framework For Oil And Gas Reclamation - Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

In July 2020, the Alberta government issued its new Liability Management Framework (the Framework), aimed at reducing the province's inventory of orphan and inactive well sites.
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United States: Three Things You Should Know About LLC Forms - McLane Middleton, Professional Association

The key practice tools for New Hampshire lawyers who form LLCs for their clients are their LLC forms—i.e. the blank model operating agreements that they use as starting points ...
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Canada: Condominium Law Update: New SCC Decision Confirms The Duty To Act Honestly In Contracts - Fogler, Rubinoff LLP

In C.M. Callow Inc. v Zollinger, 2020 SCC 45, a decision released on December 18, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada confirmed that parties to a contract...
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Canada: Keeping Good Faith: The Supreme Court Of Canada Clarifies The Duty Of Honest Contractual Performance - McLennan Ross LLP

In C.M. Callow Inc. v. Zollinger, 2020 SCC 45, the Supreme Court of Canada continued to gradually expand the duty of honesty by outlining those actions that may give rise to a breach.
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United States: COVID-19 Response: Federal Guidance For Employers Concerning COVID-19 Vaccination Programs - Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

Given the current COVID-19 vaccine distribution plans, it may be some time before most private employers (outside of those that employ healthcare ...
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