These bills overhaul the regulation of NSW public sector employment and, once passed, will repeal and replace the PSEMA.
Historic steps were made as individuals marched in support of the constitutional recognition of Indigenous Australians.
The NSW Government has introduced the Victims Rights and Support Bill 2013 to abolish the Victims Compensation Tribunal.
For an interesting take on the Enbridge Northern Gateway pipeline, and the likely impact of the British Columbia government’s public rejection of the proposal, check out the excellent US environmental news program, Living on Earth.
In a report just released by the Asia Pacific Foundation, a majority of those surveyed indicated that they believed that a conflict among Asian countries is likely in the next 10 years.
In "Daishowa-Marubeni International Ltd. v Canada", the Supreme Court of Canada held 9:0 that Daishowa-Marubeni International’s proceeds from the disposition of two forest tenures should not include the reforestation obligations that were assumed by the purchasers.
Following a provincial general election on May 14, 2013, re-elected BC Premier Christy Clark, announced a new provincial cabinet on June 7, 2013, in a ceremony at the Convention Centre in Vancouver.
In recent years, proponents in the natural resource industry have become more comfortable with fulfilling the duty to consult with Aboriginal communities and Aboriginal and treaty rights.
Bill 22 – Aboriginal Consultation Levy Act was recently introduced in the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.
Article 8. Transparency and Conduct Rules applied by the organs of the Armed Forces.
At the end of December 2012 the Government of the Republic of Kazakhstan approved several legal acts in the sphere of licensing.
Those organisations that get the most out their public affairs work are those who seek out the opportunities to get involved.
The NEC3 Engineering and Construction Contract has often been hailed as the 'construction contract of the future'.
The U.S. Attorney's Office for the District of Columbia filed a complaint on June 7, 2013, seeking up to $33 million in fines against a consulting firm for violations of the Lobbying Disclosure Act of 1995 (LDA), as amended. It appears that the LDA registrant in this case ignored numerous communications from the Secretary of the Senate, the Clerk of the House and the U.S. Attorney's Office. (Civil Action No. 13-0853)
The weekend’s disclosure that a U.S. Government contractor employee at Booz Allen Hamilton leaked top secret information to the press will have lasting repercussions for all government contractors working with sensitive information.
"The Beltway" is a term used to describe the geographic area around Washington, DC, that is encircled by Interstate 495.
Under the Dome: Inside the Maine State House is a weekly update that provides a high-level overview of recent activity at the Maine State House.
The U.S. Department of Defense recently published its first set of proposed regulations that would impose specific anti-counterfeiting obligations on defense contractors.
President Barack Obama insisted that the government's secret surveillance of phone records and online activity has sufficient oversight and congressional support in response to the uproar caused when the programs were recently revealed in leaked documents.
There may be a lot less to the NSA "scandal" than meets the eye.