employment

Ontario employers to bear WSIB costs of injured agency employees download subscription

Dentons 30-Jul-2014

A new Ontario Bill will make employers liable for the WSIB costs of injured agency employees working for them.

The little green ibook of employee share schemes weblink subscription

Walker Morris 29-Jul-2014

Walker Morris’s little green ibook explains the ins and outs of the most popular schemes.

Romania: Law 84/2014 on employee inventions download subscription

Schoenherr 29-Jul-2014

In Romania, a new law on employee inventions entered into force on 29 June 2014. The law abrogates former provisions on employee inventions set forthby the country’s Patent Law.

Double jeopardy: three-year time bar on regulatory enforcement proceedings increased to six years download subscription

Stephenson Harwood 29-Jul-2014

One of the biggest stings in the clawback tail was that clawback could be applied for up to 11 years after the date on which a bonus or other variable incentive was first awarded.

Preventing illegal working — changes to right-to-work checks download subscription

Shoosmiths 29-Jul-2014

Employers have a duty to prevent illegal working and are obliged to carry out prescribed document checks on individuals before they commence work.

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Termination and liquidated damages dispute costs subcontractor €1m download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 29-Jul-2014

The judgment in Bluewater Energy Services BV v Mercon Steel Structure BV & Others highlights how complex and wide ranging such contractual disputes can be.

FCA review of competition in the wholesale markets download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 29-Jul-2014

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced a review of competition in the wholesale financial markets.

Consumer Contracts Regulations weblink subscription

Walker Morris 29-Jul-2014

The Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 came into force on 13 June 2014. 

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HMRC in VAT surrender download subscription

Nabarro 30-Jul-2014

HMRC has finally confirmed that the surrender of a lease subject to tenancies can constitute a ‘transfer of a going concern’ with the result that no VAT is payable. 

The new LCIA Arbitration Rules 2014 — conduct legal representatives download subscription

Nabarro 30-Jul-2014

The London Court of International Arbitration (LCIA) has recently confirmed that the new LCIA Arbitration Rules have been formally adopted by the LCIA court.

Finance litigation briefing July 2014: report and review on the latest cases and issues download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 30-Jul-2014

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s finance litigation experts bring you the latest on the cases and issues affecting the lending industry.

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The future for zero-hours contracts? weblink subscription

Walker Morris 16-Jul-2014

In this article, Walker Morris examines the issues relating to zero-hours contracts and their practical impact for employers.

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Ontario employers to bear WSIB costs of injured agency employees download subscription

Dentons 30-Jul-2014

A new Ontario Bill will make employers liable for the WSIB costs of injured agency employees working for them.

You’re getting sued for what? An E&O odyssey (part 12) download subscription

Dentons 30-Jul-2014

The producers, distributors and broadcasters of Southland are being sued by the family of a deceased individual whose autopsy photo is used in the opening credits.

The Offshore Safety Directive (5) — government consultations download subscription

Dentons 30-Jul-2014

On 28 July 2014, the government launched two consultations in parallel on the implementation of the Offshore Safety Directive.

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Real Estate Briefings

HMRC in VAT surrender download subscription

Nabarro 30-Jul-2014

HMRC has finally confirmed that the surrender of a lease subject to tenancies can constitute a ‘transfer of a going concern’ with the result that no VAT is payable. 

Are standard leases the new norm? download subscription

Gateley 30-Jul-2014

A successful deal relies on getting signatures on documents quickly and no more so than with tenants. It is risky to give tenants too much time to change their minds.

Greater certainty ahead for owners of listed buildings weblink subscription

Walker Morris 29-Jul-2014

Various amendments have been made to the Planning (Listed Building and Conservation Areas) Act 1990.

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Financial services Briefings

Finance litigation briefing July 2014: report and review on the latest cases and issues download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 30-Jul-2014

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s finance litigation experts bring you the latest on the cases and issues affecting the lending industry.

FCA review of competition in the wholesale markets download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 29-Jul-2014

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has announced a review of competition in the wholesale financial markets.

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    This year’s Lawyer Awards employment entries show just how wide-ranging this sector is

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