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The week’s top 15 legal briefings - 30 August 2015

30-Aug-2015 | By Jonathon Manning

Using the internet at work; preventing cyber-attacks; and making the most of LinkedIn

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Public mergers and acquisitions in Guernsey: overview download subscription

Carey Olsen

The majority of listed companies incorporated in Guernsey are investment funds. 

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Inquests and deprivation of liberty download subscription

No5 Chambers 3-Sep-2015

The format of any investigation could be of great importance.

Exoneration for the nation – the capricious remedy download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

Equity of exoneration is still open to the interpretation of the judge. 

IP review, fourth edition: the UK system; trends; and more download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 3-Sep-2015

Also: forms of protection; enforcement of rights; and more.

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Slovenia: new employment law makes life easier for foreigners download subscription

Schoenherr 2-Sep-2015

The recently adopted ZZSDT sets out new conditions for the employment, self-employment and work of foreigners and indirectly transposes the relevant EU Directive into national legislation.

Changes to the employment law in Jersey download subscription

Collas Crill 2-Sep-2015

On 1 September 2015 significant new employment rights will come into force in Jersey aimed at supporting families and gender equality.

Law firms: let's get flexible download subscription

Totum 2-Sep-2015

Agile working is making inroads in the legal industry, but careful implementation is vital.

Read more Employment briefings

Residence permits for investors in Greece download subscription

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC 3-Sep-2015

Travelling throughout the Schengen area and receiving rent are just two advantages.

D&O cover, and the most important card in Monopoly download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

The ‘Get out of jail free’ card is not dissimilar to a good directors’ and officers’ insurance policy.

EU: tax exemptions in the spotlight download subscription

Loyens & Loeff 3-Sep-2015

French rule judged to be a restriction of the freedom of establishment

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EU: tax exemptions in the spotlight download subscription

Loyens & Loeff 3-Sep-2015

French rule judged to be a restriction of the freedom of establishment

Dividing alternative assets on divorce download subscription

Collyer Bristow 1-Sep-2015

The starting point on divorce is to divide equally all the assets acquired during the relationship but, as usual, the devil is in the detail. 

A time for giving? Why clarity is essential download subscription

Collyer Bristow 1-Sep-2015

Did Dylan Thomas give Under Milk Wood away?

Read more Banking / Finance briefings

Exoneration for the nation – the capricious remedy download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

Equity of exoneration is still open to the interpretation of the judge. 

Residence permits for investors in Greece download subscription

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC 3-Sep-2015

Travelling throughout the Schengen area and receiving rent are just two advantages.

Is happiness really a room without a roof? download subscription

Gateley Plc 2-Sep-2015

Come on all you commercial tenants with full repairing leases – get happy! 

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Residence permits for investors in Greece download subscription

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC 3-Sep-2015

Travelling throughout the Schengen area and receiving rent are just two advantages.

IP review, fourth edition: the UK system; trends; and more download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 3-Sep-2015

Also: forms of protection; enforcement of rights; and more.

IP litigation strategy in India download subscription

Khaitan & Co 3-Sep-2015

Decision upens up a new defence

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Media / Entertainment / Sport

Italy: ultra wideband project gets green light download subscription

NCTM 3-Sep-2015

…but the road to completion will be long

Ashley Madison: what is the Dark Web? download subscription

Collyer Bristow 1-Sep-2015

What do most people know about the dark web, why does it remain such a taboo, and what are the issues facing the authorities?

Decision of Belgian Competition Authority set to liberalise international show jumping download subscription

LK Shields Solicitors 27-Aug-2015

A decision by the Belgian national competition authority seems set to have repercussions for sports bodies worldwide.

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Inquests and deprivation of liberty download subscription

No5 Chambers 3-Sep-2015

The format of any investigation could be of great importance.

Exoneration for the nation – the capricious remedy download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

Equity of exoneration is still open to the interpretation of the judge. 

How drivers can make the school run safer download subscription

Hudgell Solicitors 2-Sep-2015

Eight golden rules.

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EU: tax exemptions in the spotlight download subscription

Loyens & Loeff 3-Sep-2015

French rule judged to be a restriction of the freedom of establishment

Greece scraps witholding tax download subscription

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC 2-Sep-2015

…on transactions with Cyprus, Bulgaria and Ireland, to the relief of businesses.

Cyprus IP Box regime: incentives for investment download subscription

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC 1-Sep-2015

Cyprus offers an advantageous regime for businesses investing in IP rights. 

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Exoneration for the nation – the capricious remedy download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

Equity of exoneration is still open to the interpretation of the judge. 

Personal bankruptcy limits increase download subscription

B P Collins 1-Sep-2015

A person will no longer be able to be made bankrupt if they fail to pay a judgment debt of as little as £750. 

Italy: stimulating loans for debt restructurings download subscription

NCTM 1-Sep-2015

Lawmakers have introduced further measures in order to stimulate new loans after the pre-filing for concordato preventivo or for a debt restructuring agreement.

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PPP/PFI/Commercial projects

Ministers consider solar subsidy cuts download subscription

B P Collins 27-Jul-2015

Industry ”cannot continue to rely on blank cheques”. 

Assets of Community Value: dispose of them at your peril download subscription

Gateley Plc 15-Jul-2015

If the local community wants to buy your property there will be a six-month moratorium.

European Fund of Strategic Investments – a silver lining for the Continent? download subscription

Arendt & Medernach 8-Jul-2015

Aim is to unlock additional financing of at least €315bn for investment. 

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Italy: ultra wideband project gets green light download subscription

NCTM 3-Sep-2015

…but the road to completion will be long

Ashley Madison: what is the Dark Web? download subscription

Collyer Bristow 1-Sep-2015

What do most people know about the dark web, why does it remain such a taboo, and what are the issues facing the authorities?

The Ashley Madison hack: the tangible damages download subscription

Schillings 1-Sep-2015

Cyber criminals are already putting to use the vast amounts of data stolen during the Ashley Madison security breach. 

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IP review, fourth edition: the UK system; trends; and more download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 3-Sep-2015

Also: forms of protection; enforcement of rights; and more.

IP litigation strategy in India download subscription

Khaitan & Co 3-Sep-2015

Decision upens up a new defence

BVI simplifies trademark registration download subscription

Carey Olsen 2-Sep-2015

Getting in line with the Nice Agreement.

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Anaerobic digestion can help UK reach renewable energy targets download subscription

B P Collins 27-Aug-2015

The energy derived from waste could help achieve the EU’s target of creating 20 per cent of its energy from renewable sources by 2020.

Romania to regulate offshore oil and gas operations download subscription

Schoenherr 25-Aug-2015

 Romanian authorities have published a draft law on the safety of offshore oil and gas operations.

EU sanctions against Iran suspended: implications for shipping download subscription

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC 20-Aug-2015

Consult insurance providers prior to engaging in any new activity

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D&O cover, and the most important card in Monopoly download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

The ‘Get out of jail free’ card is not dissimilar to a good directors’ and officers’ insurance policy.

CCI of India penalises four public sector insurance companies for cartelisation download subscription

Khaitan & Co 28-Aug-2015

The Competition Commission of India found a cartel among certain public sector insurance companies in India.

Flood Re: fixing the roof or papering over the cracks? download subscription

Gateley Plc 18-Aug-2015

The Flood Re scheme creates a not-for-profit flood reinsurance fund managed by the insurance industry. 

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IP review, fourth edition: the UK system; trends; and more download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 3-Sep-2015

Also: forms of protection; enforcement of rights; and more.

Decision of Belgian Competition Authority set to liberalise international show jumping download subscription

LK Shields Solicitors 27-Aug-2015

A decision by the Belgian national competition authority seems set to have repercussions for sports bodies worldwide.

Mergers and acquisitions: a guide to UK and EU competition law for overseas clients download subscription

Collyer Bristow 26-Aug-2015

Where two or more businesses merge their activities, clearance from UK and EU authorities may be required. This guide focuses on UK merger control. 

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Inquests and deprivation of liberty download subscription

No5 Chambers 3-Sep-2015

The format of any investigation could be of great importance.

What to do if you suspect care home abuse download subscription

Hudgell Solicitors 3-Sep-2015

Thinking about secret filming? Take advice first.

Suspicious minds: the reporting – and prosecution – threshold for money laundering offences in the Jersey financial services sector download subscription

Collas Crill 26-Aug-2015

It has taken 15 years for Jersey’s authorities to prosecute for failing to report potential money laundering under its proceeds of crime legislation.

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Law firm borrowing rises as profession expands download subscription

LDF 24-Aug-2015

 UK law firms are looking to expand and they are increasing their borrowing to do so, our research has found.

What cyber criminals know about law firm security: the five deadly sins download subscription

Aderant 21-Aug-2015

Law firms must immediately address these five issues.

Can IT improve your partner retention and succession strategies? download subscription

Aderant 6-Aug-2015

Yes. Advances in business intelligence technology are providing some key metrics for the process. 

Exoneration for the nation – the capricious remedy download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

Equity of exoneration is still open to the interpretation of the judge. 

A time for giving? Why clarity is essential download subscription

Collyer Bristow 1-Sep-2015

Did Dylan Thomas give Under Milk Wood away?

The property market since the election download subscription

Collyer Bristow 1-Sep-2015

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12 things to know about construction in Central Asia and Caucasus download subscription

Colibri Law Firm 26-Aug-2015

The construction industry in post-Soviet countries is significantly different from the construction industry of the West – foreign contractors must be prepared for a different environment.

Planning: what are ‘reasonable steps to consult’? download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 20-Aug-2015

The High Court considered what is required of a local authority in satisfying the statutory duty on consultation.

Israel: law change on construction permits download subscription

Barnea & Co Law Offices 19-Aug-2015

The amendment concerns a transfer and expansion of authorities to the local committees and sweeping amendments designed to shorten, streamline and simplify construction licensing.

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Residence permits for investors in Greece download subscription

Christodoulos G. Vassiliades & Co. LLC 3-Sep-2015

Travelling throughout the Schengen area and receiving rent are just two advantages.

IP review, fourth edition: the UK system; trends; and more download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 3-Sep-2015

Also: forms of protection; enforcement of rights; and more.

D&O cover, and the most important card in Monopoly download subscription

Gateley Plc 3-Sep-2015

The ‘Get out of jail free’ card is not dissimilar to a good directors’ and officers’ insurance policy.

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