RIP, RPI? download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 27-Feb-2015

Inflation has, in recent years, occupied an almost permanent slot in our news headlines.

Saudi Arabia update download subscription

Dentons 25-Feb-2015

Saudisation restrictions have eased and the Wage Protection System is to enter its sixth phase.

Employment intermediaries and false self-employment: the ‘agency legislation’ download subscription

Goodman Derrick 25-Feb-2015

There is confusion over the new agency legislation and businesses should treat it with care and determination.

A closer look at the Workplace Relations Bill 2014 download subscription

Eversheds 24-Feb-2015

Everyone is aware of the institutional reforms envisaged under the new system with the Workplace Relations Commission. However, there are a number of other reforms that require some attention.

Shared parental leave: a checklist for in-house lawyers weblink subscription

Walker Morris 24-Feb-2015

This checklist may assist in ensuring your organisation is ‘ShPL ready’.

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Offshore Case Digest: issue 8 download subscription

Conyers Dill & Pearman 25-Feb-2015

A high-level summary of the major commercial cases decided in Bermuda, the British Virgin Islands and the Cayman Islands.

Cyber security update: SEC and FINRA publications, data breach at Anthem, LinkedIn settlement and more download subscription

Herzog Fox & Neeman 25-Feb-2015

HFN highlights several recent developments and trends in the cyber-security sphere which are expected to remain in regulatory focus during the course of the year.

US and UK share purchases – what’s the difference? download subscription

Gateley 25-Feb-2015

Ah, the UK and the US: two countries separated by a common language. And that’s definitely the case with share purchases where there are some subtle – and some fundamental – differences in the way the two jurisdictions approach the acquisition of a company.

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Breaking news: ‘insolvency carve out’ continues… download subscription

Gateley 27-Feb-2015

It was announced in a written statement of the House of Commons that the exemption was to continue. 

Posting of standard operating procedure was not enough: OLRB refuses to suspend inspector’s training order download subscription

Dentons 27-Feb-2015

Employers often post new procedures in the workplace without providing formal training. A recent decision of the Ontario Labour Relations Board suggests that for some procedures posting is not enough; rather, training is required.

Why is independent legal advice necessary? download subscription

Gateley 27-Feb-2015

When a lender asks for a personal guarantee, it usually comes with the requirement that the proposed guarantor seeks independent legal advice.

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Employees ‘go into work when ill’ download subscription

B P Collins 13-Oct-2014

It seems the vast majority of employees are reluctant to take time off work when sick, according to a new survey.

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UK Consumer Rights Bill – how will it impact the transport sector? download subscription

Eversheds 25-Feb-2015

The forthcoming Consumer Rights Bill will introduce changes to consumer laws, including those dealing with the provision of goods, services and digital content.

UK Pensions speedbrief: pensions liberation − new Ombudsman announcement download subscription

Eversheds 24-Feb-2015

The Ombudsman is currently investigating one complaint from a member whose transfer was executed but, in the member’s subsequent view, should have been blocked.

UK HR e-briefing: surprise ECJ opinion on UK collective redundancy law download

Eversheds 24-Feb-2015

In a move that will be welcomed by employers, a European Court of Justice advocate-general has given an opinion against the aggregation of redundancies across an employer.

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Real Estate Briefings

Major Russian legislation changes for 2014: real estate and construction download subscription

Dentons 27-Feb-2015

Dentons experts have prepared an overview of the most important legislation changes in real estate and construction for 2014.

Changes to calculating affordable housing contributions – a helping hand to smaller developers? download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 27-Feb-2015

The NPPG includes a proposal that a financial credit should be applied to affordable housing contributions where buildings are brought back into use or demolished in order to allow redevelopment.

Poland: Will EAA and Swiss investors be able to freely acquire agricultural and forest properties as of May 2016? download subscription

Schoenherr 27-Feb-2015

Restrictions on acquiring agricultural and forest properties in Poland by foreigners from the European Economic Area and Switzerland will cease to be binding in May 2016. Does this mean trade in agricultural real properties will be entirely free?

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Financial services Briefings

Britons should protect their digital legacy when drawing up a will download subscription

B P Collins 27-Feb-2015

People need to consider their digital legacy when drawing up a will. Only around 25% of online bank account holders have arranged for their details to be passed on.

RIP, RPI? download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 27-Feb-2015

Inflation has, in recent years, occupied an almost permanent slot in our news headlines.

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