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Media/Entertainment/Sport Briefings

Rugby World Cup and player safety: is the policing of acts of foul play enough? download subscription

Goodman Derrick 29-Sep-2015

The debate surrounding players’ safety has reignited (if it ever went away), in particular in relation to the potential for head injuries. 

Sport: attitudes to player welfare are changing download subscription

Hudgell Solicitors 24-Sep-2015

World Rugby’s chief medical officer says the rules may have to change to cut number of concussions.

Ahead of the game: employment considerations during big sporting events download subscription

Stewarts Law 24-Sep-2015

Richard Nicolle, partner in the employment department at Stewarts Law, considers the issues that employers can face during major sporting events.

Sport and the free market: should Pandora's box have stayed closed? download subscription

Goodman Derrick 22-Sep-2015

A few years ago the French government seriously tried to make sport fully regulated at EU level on a top-down basis.

PRS v SoundCloud: are the tides turning on the safe harbour provisions? download subscription

Shoosmiths 14-Sep-2015

PRS For Music has issued proceedings against SoundCloud for infringement of its members’ copyrights after SoundCloud continually refused to obtain a PRS licence.

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Intellectual Property Briefings

India: valuations and IP in e-commerce; and more download subscription

Khaitan & Co 6-Oct-2015

Also: payment systems; competition law; and more on e-commerce in the country.

Serbia: VAT law amended download subscription

Karanovic & Nikolic 2-Oct-2015

Mandatory VAT registration of foreign entities, and other changes.

When is a Lego man not a Lego man? download subscription

NCTM 1-Oct-2015

Minifigures trademark challenge defeated.

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Tax Briefings

Out of time, but a timely reminder: HMRC and PAYE download subscription

Ogier 5-Oct-2015

On 31 July the latest HMRC settlement opportunity came to a close. 

Serbia: VAT law amended download subscription

Karanovic & Nikolic 2-Oct-2015

Mandatory VAT registration of foreign entities, and other changes.

Cayman: the impact of Common Reporting Standards download subscription

Conyers Dill & Pearman 1-Oct-2015

Financial institutions will need to adopt onboarding procedures for new investors 

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From the firm of the week

The impact of Ilott v Mitson on charitable legacies download subscription

Bates Wells Braithwaite 25-Aug-2015

Is there anything charities can do to improve their position after the troubling Court of Appeal decision?

Volunteers: status anxiety download subscription

Bates Wells Braithwaite 24-Aug-2015

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

Bates Wells Braithwaite 20-Aug-2015

Changes will need careful preparation and PR handling by companies.

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Litigation Briefings

India: dissent over eligibility for export incentives download subscription

Khaitan & Co 6-Oct-2015

The High Court of Bombay High has held that only Indian brands are eligible to claim export incentive under the Served from India Scheme.

Italy: insolvency, payment and satisfaction download subscription

NCTM 6-Oct-2015

Secured creditors’ deferred payment amounts to a partial satisfaction 

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Information Technology Briefings

Video reviews and how-tos – the fine balance between vlogs and the CAP Code weblink subscription

Walker Morris 6-Oct-2015

Nnew advice and guidance has been published for vloggers on how to ensure they do not unwittingly contravene consumer protection legislation or the CAP Code.

Commercial property trends: the high street, the internet and Birmingham download subscription

Gateley Plc 6-Oct-2015

There appear to be fewer vacant shops than two years ago. 

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Media/Entertainment/Sport Analysis

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    We can work it out: litigation special report

    Fear of social media-borne reputational damage, cost considerations and judicial pressure are all boosting the uptake of alternative dispute resolution.

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    Panel reviews 2014: The chosen ones

    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

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    How to grow PEP by 46 per cent: a lesson from Osborne Clarke

    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?

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    In harmony – the Universal Music/ KWMSJB relationship

    How music giant Universal and its external legal adviser maintain a harmonious and enduring working relationship 

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    Summer Round-up: Deals, booted

    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.

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    All 4 one

    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

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    Clouded issues

    IT services are all about the cloud these days, but what’s the attraction and what are the legal risks?

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    Place matters

    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