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The Telecommunications (Security) Act 2021 came into force on November 17, 2021. The Act creates new regulatory framework imposing a wide range

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On November 21, 2021, the Singapore Copyright Act, 2021 came into force. The amendments were made to the existing Copyright Act to

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On January 01, 2022, the Senate Bill (‘SB’) 41 which establishes the Genetic Information Privacy Act entered into effect, following its approval

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The Governor of New Mexico has signed House Bill 11, Medical Malpractice Reform Bill as published vide press release dated December 23,

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The Government of United Kingdom has passed the Statutory Sick Pay (Medical Evidence) Regulations 2021 on December 17, 2021. The Regulations provide

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On December 10, 2021, the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has issued a notice stating temporarily waiving of the requirement that

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The Government of New York has signed a bill into law which deals with combating racehorse and breeding stock slaughter on December

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The UK Government has passed the Green Gas Support Scheme Regulations, 2021, which is a government environmental scheme that facilitates the production

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The UAE Government has adopted a four and half day working week with Saturday Sundays as off days on December 7, 2021.

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The Government of New York City has issued a coronavirus vaccine mandate for private employers in New York on December 6, 2021.

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On December 02, 2021, 30, the Bill 27, Working for Workers Act, 2021 (Act) received Royal Assent. The Acts also amends Employment

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The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration has extended the comment period for the COVID-19 vaccination and testing emergency

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The Taliban government of Afghanistan has issued a new decree on the rights of women in accordance with the sharia laws in

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The UK government has introduced a Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill to better protect people’s smartphones, TVs, speakers, toys, and other

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New York Government has enacted a law governing employee monitoring. The law applies to New York employers who monitor employees through electronic

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On November 22, 2021, the U.S. Department of Labor’s Wage and Hour Division announced a final rule that increases the hourly minimum wage for certain federal contractors to $15 effective

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On November 8, 2021, New York Government signed into law the Consumer Credit Fairness Act . The Act provides new requirements and prohibitions for debt collection

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The Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport has published new measures to enhance security of businesses’ IT services vide notification dated

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The President of United States has enacted Ensuring Compliance against Drug Diversion Act, 2021 on November 10, 2021 which amends the Controlled

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The Government of New York signed into law Senate Bill S4394A, which amends section 740 of the New York Labor Law (NYLL)

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