Monthly Archives: April 2021


We were advised that the National Intellectual Property Office will be temporarily closed for Intellectual Property Agents and the General Public with immediate effect (from 30.04.2021 onwards) as one of their officers has been identified as a close contact of a Covid -19 positive patient. Furthe...


Colombo Port City Economic Commission Bill – BASL

The Bar Association of Sri Lanka (BASL) recently appointed a Committee to study and make recommendations to the BASL in respect of the Colombo Port City Economic Commission Bill gazetted and now placed on the Order Paper of Parliament. READ MORE

Regional Guide to Employee Data Privacy

Data privacy is a priority for all employers but especially those with operations in more than one country. It impacts all aspects of the employment relationship and, with the increase in data transfers between businesses and across borders, employers often need to comply with multiple laws to mi...


CIArb Women in ADR Student Experience Programme

The Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb) is thrilled to announce that its Young Member’s Group (YMG) has recently partnered with Careers in Arbitration (CIA) for the launch of the virtual ADR Student Experience Programme. READ MORE

World Bank Certificate For Doing Business

John Wilson and several lawyers employed at John Wilson Partners contributed to the Doing Business Research for the Doing Business Team of the World Bank Group.