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Trump administration issues Executive Order encouraging space mining efforts

On April 6, 2020, President Donald J. Trump issued an Executive Order on Encouraging International Support for the Recovery and Use of Space Resources, focused on long-term exploration and...

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Recent developments in the Australian mining sector

There has been positive growth in the Australian mining sector and many recent developments since our last mining update. A summary of the key national developments follows (other than...

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The National Resources Statement

Australia's National Resources Statement (Statement) sets out the Government's policy and long-term reform agenda for the Australian resources sector. The Statement was released on 14...

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COVID-19 - NUMSA v SAA – The death knell to successful business rescue?

On Friday, 8 May 2020, the Labour Court upheld an urgent application by the National Union of Metalworkers of South Africa (NUMSA) and the SA Cabin Crew Association (the Unions) against...

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COVID-19 SA – AMCU Judgment and the effect on all mines

On 1 May 2020, the Labour Court handed down a highly anticipated order in the application instituted by the Association of Mineworkers and Construction Union (AMCU) against the Minister of...

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What "Alert Level 4" means for mining operations

On 29 April 2020, regulations were issued in terms of the Disaster Management Act 57 of 2002 that regulate how the country will operate under an Alert Level 4 (Regulations). The Alert Level ...

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New SCOTUS test for NPDES permitting under the CWA: County of Maui, Hawaii v. Hawaii Wildlife Fund et al. Environment Alert

On 23 April 2020 the Supreme Court, in a 6-3 opinion written by Justice Stephen Breyer, waded carefully into the very-muddied waters of Clean Water Act (CWA) jurisprudence when it issued a...

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South Africa | Why post-COVID-19 is a good time to beneficiate

Who makes the best chocolate in the world, the Swiss or the Belgians? Either way, neither of these countries owns vast tracts of cocoa plantations. They import the raw materials to make...

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COVID-19 and Ramadan - traffic on the route ahead Litigation, Arbitration, and Employment Alert

At the end of April, the Muslim world enters Ramadan. The month of Ramadan, where a significant majority of the 1.8 billion Muslims worldwide fast during the day breaking ritual after...

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