Banking and finance: regulator’s payments review details download subscription
Addressing concerns over vertical relationships and common ownership in the UK interbank payments systems.
Italy: clarification on complex financial products download subscription
Q&A makes it clear that intermediaries are responsible for mapping of products.
Netherlands: tighter rules on finance company exemptions download subscription
Harder for group finance companies to be exempt from license requirements and supervision.
Good news for entrepreneurs as Swiss vote no to IHT download subscription
Positive signal for entrepreneurs and high-net-worth individuals.
Payment Matters: interchange fees; an EU retail payment market; card fraudster jailed; and more download subscription
Also: proposals on the movement of capital and freedom of payments.
Preparing for a dawn raid subscription
Peer review on best execution under MiFID subscription
Family-friendly rights and sex discrimination in Jersey download subscription
Maternity leave, paternity leave and flexible working coming soon.
Cybercrime – wake up to the legal risks subscription
The FBI ’Darkode’ arrests are just the tip of the iceberg. This briefing highlights risks to you in five key areas.
Litigation and enforcement in Switzerland: an overview download subscription
Including proposals for dispute resolution reform.
From the firm of the week
National Living Wage: pay is still a minefield download subscription
The existing Living Wage is already higher than the National Living Wage. What’s going on?
Unfair dismissal – when and where is an employer liable? download subscription
More ‘overseas’ employees are claiming UK employment rights.
Response to the super-complaint about supermarkets – bang or whimper? download subscription
Retailers must look at the way they price their products and advertise discounts.
IP: S52 copyright repeal repealed! download subscription
Good news for those selling copies of iconic works as proposed repeal is put on back burner;
UK competition lawyers have a new regulator and new rules to follow when handling mergers. Is it ‘business as usual’ as the old OFT and CC promised?
Panellists at The Lawyer ’s recent Romania briefing heard much to encourage them to get involved in the country