Decision of Belgian Competition Authority set to liberalise international show jumping download subscription
A decision by the Belgian national competition authority seems set to have repercussions for sports bodies worldwide.
Ashley Madison – know your legal rights download subscription
Collyer Bristow discusses what remedies are available to individuals and where employees and employers stand
Ireland: remote betting licences are no longer remote download subscription
Are you an online bookmaker based in Ireland? Read on…
Discovery’s Olympic Games bid download subscription
Paul Herbert discusses the International Olympic Committee’s agreement with Discovery Communications, a US-based global media company and the parent company of Eurosport.
Croatia: a top destination for movie-makers until 2019 download subscription
Incentives in the form of cash rebates have encouraged some of the world’s top producers to film on the Croatian coast.
Football League – key principles strengthened subscription
FIFA allegations: establishing the home turf subscription
Did FIFA not see this coming? subscription
FIFA corruption: the pursuit of integrity in sport subscription
Football finance options: don’t concede an own goal subscription
Intellectual Property Briefings
Israel's R&D law change means more flexible support for innovative companies download subscription
New types of government incentives are now possible.
Patent trolls and the US Innovation Act subscription
Businesses worldwide are becoming increasingly familiar with the ‘patent troll’.
Genuine use of a Community trademark subscription
Three recent decisions have considered the question of proving genuine use of a Community trademark, but arguably we are none the wiser following these decisions.
12 things to know about construction in Central Asia and Caucasus download subscription
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.
Ambitious initiatives of Kazakhstan download subscription
The special economic zone is targeted to be created on the territory of EXPO-2017 International Specialized Exhibition.
Tapered annual allowance and pension input period changes download subscription
From 6 April 2016 the Annual Allowance for those with ‘adjusted incomes’ over £150k will be reduced down to a minimum of £10k. ‘
From the firm of the week
The impact of Ilott v Mitson on charitable legacies download subscription
Is there anything charities can do to improve their position after the troubling Court of Appeal decision?
Volunteers: status anxiety download subscription
For many organisations, particularly in the third sector, volunteers and interns are essential components of the workforce.
Modern Slavery Act: the transparency requirements download subscription
Changes will need careful preparation and PR handling by companies.
Enhanced protection for defendants? download subscription
Being sued is bad, but it’s worse if you are running up substantial costs in defending a claim while in fear that the claimant may not have the means to compensate you if you win.
Civil litigation in recent years has been dominated by cases and commentary concerned with costs, court fees, procedure and proportionality.
Information Technology Briefings
New R&D law in Israel means more flexibility in supporting technological innovation download subscription
On 29 July 2015 the Knesset passed the seventh Amendment to the Encouragement of Research and Development in the Industry Law.
Seven tips to fantastic B2B Linkedin relationships download subscription
How to share, like and update content that your LinkedIn connections want to see.
Which firms are cutting it in this era of slimline rosters, and who are the GC new brooms making clean sweeps? The Lawyer can reveal all
The firm’s revenue is up 26 per cent and profit per equity partner up 46 per cent, but just what is the secret behind the massive growth at Osborne Clarke?
How music giant Universal and its external legal adviser maintain a harmonious and enduring working relationship
Footie and telecoms dominate our regular round-up of recent M&A activity, as the threat of rising interest rates kick-started activity among organisations.
Keeping cutting-edge Channel 4 TV shows on the rails calls for some radical action by its in-house lawyers. No wonder they are award-winners
IT services are all about the cloud these days, but what’s the attraction and what are the legal risks?
With so many tools of communication now in use, identifying the locations of stored data and their various laws regarding disclosure is essential, say Phil Beckett and Tristan Jenkinson
An updated e-discovery direction means laying the groundwork for a search will be a key component of success. Adam Clemens’ message is clear: be prepared