Legal

Later, Later

Apr.04 (LBO) – Sri Lanka's parliament Tuesday referred laws to safeguard the country from anti dumping and countervailing duties to a select committee …

Legal Boost

Mar. 20 (LBO) -- The modernisation of the main piece of legislation that governs the incorporation and running of Sri Lankan companies would substantially …

New Dentures

Mar. 20 (LBO) – Sri Lanka's parliament on Tuesday will take up key laws governing the financial sector, giving effect to proposal presented in the 2006 …

Brush Up

Mar16 (LBO) – Sri Lanka's Central Bank has finalised several amendments to the Banking Act that will strengthen its ability to implement regulatory …

It’s Jinxed

Mar. 15 (LBO) – Sri Lanka's parliament is due to take up the Companies Act within the next two months, after a delay of nearly 13 years. The draft bill, …

Safe e-road

Mar. 10 (LBO) -- Sri Lanka cleared the way for safer e-commerce this week by passing a new law that strengthened the legal validity of electronic transactions. …

Fortune Hunters

Mar. 03 (LBO) -- About 35 percent of local trademark applications are thrown out, as fortune hunters try to strike gold by piggybacking on an already famous …

No Cover

Jan 25 (LBO)- The Asian Human Rights Commission (AHRC) urges Sri Lanka to take a leaf out of Indian Supreme Court ruling and bring Constitutional violations to …

Legal Indian

Jan 26 (LBO) - Sri Lanka will repeal an ancient law governing Indian immigrant labour while also changing laws dealing with industrial disputes, the government …

Don’t Kill

Amnesty International has renewed an appeal to grant clemency to three Sri Lankans who are under imminent threat of execution in Saudi Arabia. online pharmacy …

Revving Up

Sri Lanka's new president demanded Friday the launch of a fresh peace process with Tamil Tiger rebels in the ethnically troubled island and "transparent" …

Late Tariff

Fixed line giant Sri Lanka Telecom’s shift to a per-second tariff will be put off until after March 2006, when an appeal in the Supreme Court over its last …

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