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Podcast: Attention contractors, developers and consultants! weblink subscription

Gateley 4-Mar-2015

What contractors, developers and consultants need to know about the new Insurance Act 2015.

Judicial Review: planning for a challenge download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 27-Feb-2015

We explain the timescale for making and serving an application for judicial review and the searches and enquiries that we carry out prior to completion to investigate whether a challenge has been made. 

The new construction (design and management) regulations for April 2015 download subscription

Shoosmiths 23-Feb-2015

New CDM rules come into force on 6 April 2015 and will have a major impact on consultant appointments, building contracts and the network of agreements behind consutruction documentation.

Austria: ‘Fair procurement’ – initiative requires MEAT as sole award criterion for construction contracts download subscription

Schoenherr 17-Feb-2015

three new EU Directives on public procurement law (“new Directives”) entered into force, introducing significant adjustments to the current regime such as new procedures, new provisions on award criteria, and new exclusion grounds. 

Are you ready for the big shake-up? Construction Design and Management Regulations download subscription

Gateley 3-Feb-2015

On 9 January 2015 the Health & Safety Executive published draft guidance on the proposed changes to the Construction Design and Management (CDM) Regulations.

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Consultations and surveys affecting employment law download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 6-Mar-2015

A new feature of our briefing is to keep you appraised of open consultations and surveys in the employment law arena. If you would like us to respond to a consultation on your behalf, please let us know.

Disability: when disqualifying employees from a bonus scheme is discrimination download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 6-Mar-2015

Disqualifying employees with sickness absence warnings from a discretionary bonus scheme amounts to discrimination.

Update on changes to WHMIS requirements and transition period download subscription

Dentons 5-Mar-2015

Work Safe Alberta has released an Occupational Health and Safety bulletin to assist Alberta employers and workers understand the impact of the recent amendments to the federal WHMIS legislation.

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Energy Briefings

CMA energy market investigation: an update weblink subscription

Walker Morris 6-Mar-2015

An updated statement from the CMA highlights issues that we can expect to form the focus of the its investigation.

UK green energy sector is losing investor appeal download subscription

B P Collins 5-Mar-2015

The UK is losing its appeal as a destination for investments in green energy, according to a new report, with political and regulatory uncertainty cited as key issues.

Government issues response to non-domestic energy efficiency regulations download subscription

Eversheds 4-Mar-2015

Last summer the Government consulted on proposals designed to improve the energy efficiency of privately rented property.

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Health and safety in the construction industry: accidents and exposure to hazardous and carcinogenic materials download subscription

IBB Solicitors 6-Oct-2014

The construction industry, in terms of accidents, is one of the most dangerous places to work.

Litigation Briefings

Disability: when disqualifying employees from a bonus scheme is discrimination download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 6-Mar-2015

Disqualifying employees with sickness absence warnings from a discretionary bonus scheme amounts to discrimination.

Canada: $1.1m penalty issued under anti-­spam law download subscription

Dentons 6-Mar-2015

Compu-Finder did not have consent to send commercial emails promoting management and professional development training courses to businesses.

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Company Briefings

Canada: $1.1m penalty issued under anti-­spam law download subscription

Dentons 6-Mar-2015

Compu-Finder did not have consent to send commercial emails promoting management and professional development training courses to businesses.

Court fees to rise up to sixfold from 9 March download subscription

Dentons 6-Mar-2015

The maximum court fee payable will rise from £1,920 to £10,000 for all claims of £200,000 and above, and a 10 per cent discount is to be offered on all money claims made online.

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