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 download subscription
External counsel can help raided companies decide, say, whether to file for leniency. Bernhard Lauterburg of Prager Dreifuss is one of the experts on the panel in this Q&A article.
Key unanswered questions about the FCA’s new concurrent competition powers download subscription
If a regulated firm gets full immunity from the FCA for a competition law infringement, will it be fined in any event for breaching FSMA? And other burning questions.
Peer review on best execution under MiFID download subscription
How national authorities supervise and enforce MiFID provisions relating to investment firms’ obligation to provide best execution.
Managing risk from a merchant acquirer perspective subscription
Calculation of holiday pay: where are we now? download subscription
With the holiday season upon us, employers may need to be thinking about what they are paying their employees while on holiday.
Employment law: devolution of employment tribunals in Scotland; Equality Act; Fit for Work; and holiday pay download subscription
There are many employment law changes currently on the horizon. This article takes a quick look at some interesting developments that may have an impact on your organisation.
Triumph for transparency or snooper’s charter? download subscription
Will a workable register of people with significant control succeed in balancing the interests of businesses, investors and the public?
Can you keep a secret?: practical measures disclosing sellers should consider download subscription
Non-disclosure agreements do not provide a guarantee that confidential information will remain secret.
Five experts from around the world discuss recent regulatory changes and interesting developments in their jurisdiction.
From the firm of the week
European Commission settles with parking heater producer in cartel investigation download subscription
The European Commission has announced that it had used its fast-track settlement procedures to investigate and impose fines in respect of a parking heater cartel.
Sustainable drainage systems – who will maintain them? download subscription
This is the second article on sustainable drainage systems (SuDS) and looks at options for maintenance.
Pension schemes: changes to disclosure requirements download subscription
6 April 2015 brought in a range of new options for members with defined contribution pension savings.
Improving the power of attorney process download subscription
New lasting power of attorney (LPA) forms apply to both property and financial affairs, and to health and welfare.
Also: spouses’ rights, and the meaning of ’acting by the receivers’.
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