Germanwings crash compensation: what we know download subscription

Stewarts Law 30-Mar-2015

Some families are expected to get less than $100,000, while others will receive millions.

Patents: when Article 84 scrutiny is permitted in opposition proceedings download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 30-Mar-2015

Welcome clarity from the European Patent Office as to the scope of claim ‘examination’ in the course of post-grant amendment proceedings. 

Cyber vulnerability in wind turbines download subscription

Dentons 30-Mar-2015

A type of wind turbine that is deployed across the energy sector worldwide has been hacked. 

Commission must be included in holiday pay download subscription

Bates Wells Braithwaite 27-Mar-2015

Employment Tribunal confirms that UK legislation can be interpreted in line with an earlier ECJ judgment.

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Guernsey’s collective investment rules – a welcome change download subscription

Ogier 26-Mar-2015

Registered collective investment schemes may be offered direct to the public in Guernsey for the first time. 

How law firms are getting to grips with the role of COO download subscription

Totum 25-Mar-2015

Totum conducted research into COO roles and structures among 30 law firms.

Do the right thing: difference is good download subscription

PwC 25-Mar-2015

Recognise gender diversity in the design of ethical decision-making frameworks.

Getting stung: it’s scam season again download subscription

Dentons 24-Mar-2015

You may have received an unsolicited email from a foreign company seeking a lawyer in your jurisdiction. Chances are it’s a fake. 

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Cayman FATCA portal opens for business download subscription

Conyers Dill & Pearman 26-Mar-2015

The Cayman Automatic Exchange of Information Portal is now open and a user guide is available to help smooth the process of making filings.

Guernsey’s collective investment rules – a welcome change download subscription

Ogier 26-Mar-2015

Registered collective investment schemes may be offered direct to the public in Guernsey for the first time. 

How law firms are getting to grips with the role of COO download subscription

Totum 25-Mar-2015

Totum conducted research into COO roles and structures among 30 law firms.

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PwC 25-Mar-2015

Recognise gender diversity in the design of ethical decision-making frameworks.

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First credit bureaux established in West African Monetary Union states download subscription

Eversheds 20-Mar-2015

The Central Bank of West African States has entrusted Cre´ditinfo VoLo with establishing the first credit bureaux in the member states of the West African Monetary Union.

Local content in Kenya’s oil and gas industry download subscription

Dentons 25-Feb-2015

Court of Appeal confirms construction of in-transit loss clause in a voyage charter party weblink subscription

Ince & Co 23-Feb-2015

The Court of Appeal has confirmed the meaning of the expression “in-transit loss” in a voyage charter party in the Trafigura Beheer case.

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Israel’s frustrating sanctions regime: common compliance pitfalls download subscription

Herzog Fox & Neeman 26-Mar-2015

Compliance hurdles have dismayed exporters. Lacking guidance, companies have developed robust trade policies and armed themselves with legal memoranda, opinions and even ’pre-rulings’ or ’quasi-licenses’ 

Beware: Israeli authorities are on the prowl for unsuspecting sanctions evaders download subscription

Herzog Fox & Neeman 4-Mar-2015

Amendments to Israeli sanctions legislation, the new Sanctions Bureau and increasingly resolute policies towards Iran and other countries all warrant enhanced compliance efforts. 

Related party transactions for public joint stock companies download subscription

Dentons 27-Feb-2015

The Ministry of Economy issued a ministerial resolution in 2014 setting out new requirements with which public joint stock companies must comply before entering into a related party transaction.

Amendments to the tax code in Kazakhstan as effective since 1 January 2015 download subscription

GRATA Law Firm 26-Feb-2015

In 2014, 17 laws were adopted to amend the Code of Kazakhstan ‘On Taxes and Other Obligatory Payments to the Budget’. GRATA Law Firm provides a the brief review of main amendments.

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Top 10 things businesses should know about the Companies Act 2014 download subscription

LK Shields Solicitors 31-Mar-2015

With the Companies Act 2014 set to take effect on 1 June 2015, Ruairi Mulrean outlines the top 10 things every company director needs to know about it.

Jeremy Clarkson: an employment law perspective download subscription

Collyer Bristow 31-Mar-2015

Some interesting employment law points arise from the Jeremy Clarkson/BBC affair.

An engineer’s duties download subscription

Gateley 31-Mar-2015

When their house collapsed in November 2012, Mr Goldswain and Ms Hale were left in a terrible position.

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Gateley 31-Mar-2015

The Government has published its response to a discussion paper published by BIS seeking views on the core elements of the register of people with significant control over UK companies.

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Guernsey’s collective investment rules – a welcome change download subscription

Ogier 26-Mar-2015

Registered collective investment schemes may be offered direct to the public in Guernsey for the first time. 

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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Totum 25-Mar-2015

Totum conducted research into COO roles and structures among 30 law firms.

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PwC 25-Mar-2015

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