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Covid-19 (Mauritius) – Highlights of cabinet meeting

The Mauritian ministerial cabinet has during their weekly meeting held on the 17th September 2021 announced that the Minister of Health and Wellness would promulgate the COVID-19 (Self-Confinement) (Amendment) Regulations 2021, so that henceforth a person who is tested positive to COVID-19 may be ordered by the Quarantine Officer to be self-confined at his residence, …

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Acquisition: PLCJ assists R. Mathieu (Opticians) Ltd!

The 26th November 2019 PLCJ Ltd is proud to have brought their legal expertise to the local leader in opticals, R. Mathieu (Opticians) Ltd, in connection with an international collaboration with Essilor International. The two companies have decided to join forces in various sectors including the manufacture of ophthalmic lenses and the distribution of quality …

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Mauritius (COVID-19) – Competition law

Mauritius (COVID-19) Competition law Competition Commission Mauritius issued best practices Guidelines on June 16, 2020. It also announced that it will monitor more closely the enforcement of the Competition Act on a market weakened by the consequences of the pandemic. For more information, click here: https://competitioncommission.mu/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/Flash-Guides-Doing-business-Post-COVID19-Best-Practices.pdf Ile Maurice (COVID-19) Droit de la concurrence L’autorité mauricienne de …

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Covid-19 (Mauritius) and Antitrust Law

COVID-19 (Mauritius) – Competition law enforcement at the time of COVID-19 In a communiqué dated April 9, 2020, the Competition Commission Mauritius made a declaration in favor of a “soft” enforcement of competition rules, in order not to unduly constraint mandatory cooperation between enterprises during this crisis. Nonetheless, the Commission made clear that said tolerance …

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Covid-19 (Mauritius) – Technology To The Rescue! Of The Use Of The Electronic Signature

INTRODUCTION Since the effective total containment in Mauritius since March 20, companies and individuals must review their way of working by setting up remote work. Despite travel bans, economic operators must ensure the continuity of their activities to the best of their ability, which implies entering contractual commitments. This situation allows us to revisit a …

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COVID-19(Mauritius): Can companies suspend the payment of commercial rents ?

With the closure of all non-essential activities as from Friday, March 20 2020 at 6 a.m. (THE PUBLIC HEALTH ACT Regulations made by the Minister under section 79 of the Public Health Act) and the introduction of a curfew as from Monday, March 23, 2020 at 8 p.m. until Thursday, April 2, 2020 at 8 …

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Covid-19 (Mauritius) – Wage Assistant Scheme

It has been announced today that the Government will provide financial support to all entities of the private sector for the payment of wages, following the measures taken in respect of the Covid-19 pandemic. All application shall be submitted to the Mauritius Revenue Authority (MRA). Under this scheme, all entities of the private sector will …

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Lease-management of goodwill: rental companies, be careful what you rent!

Mauritian commercial law has recently seen an important innovation with the creation of the legal concept of goodwill (in this regard, see our article entitled “Reform of the Commercial Code of Mauritius” about The Code of Commerce Amendment Act 2018). This new concept has been accompanied by a new legal framework on the lease of …

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