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Insolvent tenants: administrators to ‘pay for what they use’ download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

The Court of Appeal has held that administrators must make payment in respect of rent for any period during which he retains possession of the demised property.

How intellectual property issues are affecting retailers weblink subscription

Walker Morris 18-Sep-2014

The courts have decided a number of high-profile cases this summer in which retailers have been involved in intellectual property disputes.

Dispute resolution in the UAE: what are the options? Part three — enforcing an arbitration award in the UAE download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 17-Sep-2014

Different regimes apply in the UAE for enforcing international awards and local awards (i.e. awards made within the UAE).

EU/ECJ: voluntary ex ante transparency notice does not provide clean bill of health for awarding a contract without prior publication download subscription

Schoenherr 17-Sep-2014

The ‘voluntary ex ante transparency notice’ does not preclude review authorities from declaring a contract ineffective if it was awarded without prior publication of a contract notice.

Aurora Energy decision deems discharges prohibited, leaves open question of permit shield applicability download subscription

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 17-Sep-2014

On 3 September 2014, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued its opinion in Alaska Community Action on Toxics v Aurora Energy Services LLC.

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Ontario government responds to early results of mine safety review download subscription

Dentons 19-Sep-2014

The Ontario government says that it is acting on the early results of the Mining Sector Health, Safety and Prevention Review.

Trade union strikes: cutting through the myths. Part two — what next? download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 19-Sep-2014

In part two of this series, Martin Chitty takes a closer look at what action has been announced and the options open to employers.

Data Issues Roundup — new Irish data protection commissioner appointed; Racing Post falls short on IT security; and more download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 18-Sep-2014

Addleshaw Goddard has released the 15 September 2014 issue of its Data Issues Roundup publication.

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Door-to-door selling of financial instruments: recent clarifications by the Court of Cassation download subscription

DLA Piper 19-Sep-2014

The interpretation of the scope of application of the investor’s right to withdraw from any contracts for the placement of door-to-door financial products has again captured the attention of all players.

Tax Newsletter — July/August 2014: SAT strengthens reporting request under China CFC rules; and more download subscription

DLA Piper 19-Sep-2014

DLA Piper has released the July/August edition of its Tax Newsletter, which provides a review of PRC and Hong Kong tax developments.

Disclosure of confidential information to a prospective buyer and directors’ duties download subscription

Kemp Little 19-Sep-2014

A recent High Court case has emphasised the need for investors to ensure that confidentially clauses in shareholders’ agreement are drafted correctly. 

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Light relief — Denton v TH White download subscription

Shepherd and Wedderburn 17-Jul-2014

Ben Pillbrow looks at whether the Court of Appeal’s latest stab at providing clearer guidance on the standards to be applied in assessing applications for relief represents a leap forward.

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Aurora Energy decision deems discharges prohibited, leaves open question of permit shield applicability download subscription

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 17-Sep-2014

On 3 September 2014, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued its opinion in Alaska Community Action on Toxics v Aurora Energy Services LLC.

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Residential tenant’s right of first refusal over commercial units download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

The tenant’s right of first refusal was introduced to prevent landlords from selling the reversionary interest in a tenant’s flat without the tenant’s knowledge.

Anti-social legislation provides scope for injunctions and possession download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

Tough new legislation to tackle anti-social behaviour gives housing associations greater powers, says Winckworth Sherwood’s Ausilia Matraxia.

Insolvent tenants: administrators to ‘pay for what they use’ download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

The Court of Appeal has held that administrators must make payment in respect of rent for any period during which he retains possession of the demised property.

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Energy Briefings

Aurora Energy decision deems discharges prohibited, leaves open question of permit shield applicability download subscription

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 17-Sep-2014

On 3 September 2014, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit issued its opinion in Alaska Community Action on Toxics v Aurora Energy Services LLC.

North Sea M&A — recent trends download subscription

Dentons 12-Sep-2014

The offshore oil and gas industry in the North Sea is experiencing a defining period in its history.

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