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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.

Arbitration torpedoed? The impact of Brussels 1 (Recast) download subscription

Shoosmiths 26-Mar-2015

On 10 January 2015, new EU rules on jurisdiction and enforcement of judgments in civil and commercial matters came into effect as a result of the Brussels Regulation (recast).

Limitation proves no bar to lessee weblink subscription

Walker Morris 26-Mar-2015

In Andrew Parissis v Blair Court (St John’s Wood) Management, the judge in the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) provided some useful guidance.

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.

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No protection against retaliation for merely sustaining a workplace injury download subscription

Dentons 27-Mar-2015

Canada’s Occupational Health and Safety Act may protect employees against retaliation for asserting their rights, but not for merely sustaining an injury.

US immigrant investor scheme under fire: a political fuss about nothing download subscription

Dentons 27-Mar-2015

From media reports of a Homeland Security report on an immigrant investor visa programme you might think there is a great problem that needs immediate attention. Not true. 

Companies at risk of being caught out by not taking employee mental health seriously download subscription

Collas Crill 27-Mar-2015

An increasing number of companies are seeking legal advice on how to manage employees who have been signed off work due to stress.

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Out of sight, out of mind: submissions should be easy to navigate and understand download subscription

Gateley 27-Mar-2015

In a recent Technology and Construction Court case the court enforced an adjudicator’s decision even though the adjudicator had clearly overlooked a document that would have reversed his decision.

Lessons on work-related fraud download subscription

Dentons 27-Mar-2015

Spot the signs: 40% of fraudsters live beyond their means while 30% are known to be in financial difficulties. These and other insights in this Canadian report could help HR professionals combat fraud.

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. 

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Union recognition — what choices do I have? Part two download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 8-Oct-2014

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s expert employment team considers in detail the primary issues an employer faces once a CAC application has been accepted.

Real Estate Briefings

Housing needs a must download subscription

Dentons 26-Mar-2015

At last there is a political consensus that there is a massive housing shortage in this country.

Service provision changes under TUPE: who is the ‘client’? download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 26-Mar-2015

The ‘client’, for the purposes of a service provision change under TUPE, may include the plural.

Limitation proves no bar to lessee weblink subscription

Walker Morris 26-Mar-2015

In Andrew Parissis v Blair Court (St John’s Wood) Management, the judge in the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) provided some useful guidance.

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Energy Briefings

The new Infrastructure Act and fracking in focus weblink subscription

Walker Morris 27-Mar-2015

The Infrastructure Act is intended to boost investment in development projects. The practical and commercial implications of the new measures are wideranging.

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.

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