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Privatised water companies and Environmental Information Regulations: some clarity at last download subscription

Shepherd and Wedderburn 26-Mar-2015

One of the longest-running debates about the interpretation of the Environmental Information Regulations is the extent to which they can apply to private bodies. A recent decision brings some clarity to the issue.

Dubai solar energy scheme: more assistance on offer download subscription

Eversheds 25-Mar-2015

The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority is looking at ways of assisting parties seeking to get involved.

Serbia: rights and obligations of energy transmission systems operators download subscription

JPM Jankovic Popovic Mitic 23-Mar-2015

Serbia has harmonised its regulations in the field of energy, resulting in the enactment of a new Energy Law.

Romania: Shortcut to power supply for EU operators download subscription

Schoenherr 23-Mar-2015

An updated regulation on the licensing regime in Romania’s power sector was recently adopted by ANRE, the national regulatory authority.

Landlords of multi-let buildings – new metering and billing requirements download subscription

Shoosmiths 23-Mar-2015

Important new obligations on landlords, with penalties for non-compliance.

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Holiday pay must include commission download subscription

Gateley 26-Mar-2015

The decision in Lock v British Gas Trading Ltd has been handed down, confirming that holiday pay must be calculated to include commission payments too.

Stack the odds in your favour: directors’ agreements and express terms download subscription

Collas Crill 26-Mar-2015

A director has been allowed to claim unpaid wages and compensation for constructive unfair dismissal from a company, despite there being no formal contract of employment. 

Combating pensions scams – a code of practice for transfer requests download subscription

Shepherd and Wedderburn 26-Mar-2015

The Pension Liberation Industry Group has issued a Code of Good Practice to provide guidance on the due diligence trustees and providers should carry out when dealing with transfer requests.

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Litigation Briefings

Security of payment roundup: a comprehensive review of cases in 2014 download subscription

Minter Ellison 26-Mar-2015

Minter Ellison presents to the construction industry its annual security of payment roundup for 2014.

This is not another article about the BP Macondo oil well download subscription

Dentons 26-Mar-2015

No, I want to know why people even bother with gross negligence in joint operating agreements.

Holiday pay must include commission download subscription

Gateley 26-Mar-2015

The decision in Lock v British Gas Trading Ltd has been handed down, confirming that holiday pay must be calculated to include commission payments too.

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CfDs: not unduly distorting the market, but not best value for money? download subscription

Dentons 9-Oct-2014

A European Commission state aid decision confirms the CfD regime as a model example of the kind of renewables support scheme the commission wants to encourage.

From the firm of the week

Shipping: a sound system of carriage? weblink subscription

Ince & Co 26-Mar-2015

Where cargo is loaded into a carrier’s containers that are subsequently loaded onto the vessel it is unrealistic to treat this as anything other than a single loading process.

Rectification: when what’s written down does not reflect the true agreement weblink subscription

Ince & Co 26-Mar-2015

When a contract does not reflect the intention of the parties equitable relief can be sought from the court for the contract to be rectified. It is rarely granted, but in this case it was.

Shipping: Extending time for performance? Consider the markets weblink subscription

Ince & Co 26-Mar-2015

A useful reminder of the principles applied to calculate damages under English law.

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Women ‘more likely’ to write a will download subscription

B P Collins 26-Mar-2015

Far more women write wills than men at present, new research suggests.

Budget and pension changes highlight need for inheritance planning download subscription

B P Collins 24-Mar-2015

Paul Lowery, leader of the wills, trusts and probate group at B P Collins LLP, says the announcement of plans to review the Deeds of Variation has been a long time coming.

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Stack the odds in your favour: directors’ agreements and express terms download subscription

Collas Crill 26-Mar-2015

A director has been allowed to claim unpaid wages and compensation for constructive unfair dismissal from a company, despite there being no formal contract of employment. 

Privatised water companies and Environmental Information Regulations: some clarity at last download subscription

Shepherd and Wedderburn 26-Mar-2015

One of the longest-running debates about the interpretation of the Environmental Information Regulations is the extent to which they can apply to private bodies. A recent decision brings some clarity to the issue.

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