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Insurance Block Exemption — under review download subscription

Stephenson Harwood 20-Aug-2014

The European Commission has launched a consultation on the functioning and future of the Insurance Block Exemption Regulation (IBER).

Poland: the latest changes in Polish Public Procurement Law — the biggest amendment since 2004 download subscription

Schoenherr 19-Aug-2014

On 25 July 2014, the Polish Parliament passed on an amendment of the Public Procurement Law.

Tech companies taking longer to IPO download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Aug-2014

The latest report on venture capital funding in the tech sector from CB Insights has revealed an interesting trend in the nature of tech businesses coming up to IPO. 

Open data: the Public Data Group publishes a statement of future actions download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Aug-2014

The PDG’s open data statement will be of interest to any business that uses public data and/or wants to develop products and services built using public data.

IPO Watch — 18 Aug 2014: GoPro’s share price surge download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Aug-2014

Kemp Little discusses GoPro, a manufacturer of wearable cameras popular with extreme sports enthusiasts, and its share price surge following its IPO back in June. 

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The ‘IT fall guy’: beware of making your manager a scapegoat download subscription

Shoosmiths 20-Aug-2014

Mr J Linwood v British Broadcasting Corporation sends a clear reminder to employers to carefully manage the performance failures of their managers.

How to draft disciplinary outcome letters download subscription

Shoosmiths 20-Aug-2014

Shoosmiths’ Michael Hardiman suggests 10 top tips for drafting disciplinary outcome letters.

Twenty-day jail sentence for employee who released employer’s confidential information in breach of court order download subscription

Dentons 20-Aug-2014

A former employee received a 20-day jail sentence after she disclosed the plaintiffs’ confidential business methods and disparaged their business reputation.

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Further developments for competition in the energy sector weblink subscription

Walker Morris 20-Aug-2014

Ofgem and DECC have jointly published an action plan of measures to encourage the growth of independent energy suppliers.

New sanctions increase uncertainty of shipments to Russia download subscription

Dentons 20-Aug-2014

The US Commerce Department’s BIS has issued a final rule amending the Export Administration Regulations and imposing further export controls against Russia’s energy sector.

International arbitration in China download subscription

Nabarro 19-Aug-2014

Non-Chinese contractors are regularly encountering contracts containing arbitration clauses providing for disputes to be determined by Chinese arbitration centres.

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Fundamental corporate tax reform in Switzerland download subscription

Eversheds 21-Jul-2014

Food and drink businesses that have headquarters in Switzerland or commissionaire arrangements are likely to be affected by the changes.

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Tech companies taking longer to IPO download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Aug-2014

The latest report on venture capital funding in the tech sector from CB Insights has revealed an interesting trend in the nature of tech businesses coming up to IPO. 

Open data: the Public Data Group publishes a statement of future actions download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Aug-2014

The PDG’s open data statement will be of interest to any business that uses public data and/or wants to develop products and services built using public data.

Access to finance for SMEs: alternative lending opportunities download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Aug-2014

The government’s stated aim of improving access to finance for SMEs will be bolstered by its recent statement on 6 August 2014.

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The ‘IT fall guy’: beware of making your manager a scapegoat download subscription

Shoosmiths 20-Aug-2014

Mr J Linwood v British Broadcasting Corporation sends a clear reminder to employers to carefully manage the performance failures of their managers.

How to draft disciplinary outcome letters download subscription

Shoosmiths 20-Aug-2014

Shoosmiths’ Michael Hardiman suggests 10 top tips for drafting disciplinary outcome letters.

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Insurance Block Exemption — under review download subscription

Stephenson Harwood 20-Aug-2014

The European Commission has launched a consultation on the functioning and future of the Insurance Block Exemption Regulation (IBER).

English contract law and oral contracts — your word may still be your bond download subscription

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 20-Aug-2014

Whoever said ‘a verbal contract isn’t worth the paper it’s written on’ did not have this quite right and recent case law confirms they actually had it quite wrong.

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