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
IP review, fourth edition: the UK system; trends; and more download subscription
Also: forms of protection; enforcement of rights; and more.
IP litigation strategy in India download subscription
Decision upens up a new defence
BVI simplifies trademark registration download subscription
Getting in line with the Nice Agreement.
EU: tax exemptions in the spotlight download subscription
French rule judged to be a restriction of the freedom of establishment
Greece scraps witholding tax download subscription
…on transactions with Cyprus, Bulgaria and Ireland, to the relief of businesses.
Cyprus IP Box regime: incentives for investment download subscription
Cyprus offers an advantageous regime for businesses investing in IP rights.
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.
Employee share schemes and exclusive jurisdiction clauses download subscription
Decision of relevance to international employers who have employees in EU member states.
Employment tribunal fees to be abolished in Scotland download subscription
Move could encourage jurisdiction-shopping by claimants.
Information Technology Briefings
Italy: ultra wideband project gets green light download subscription
…but the road to completion will be long
Ashley Madison: what is the Dark Web? download subscription
What do most people know about the dark web, why does it remain such a taboo, and what are the issues facing the authorities?
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