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Market abuse regime download subscription

Eversheds 17-Apr-2014

The current EU market abuse regime is in line for an overhaul. It is anticipated that the implementation of the new proposals may not come into force until 2016.

CJEU supports granting of site-blocking injunctions against ISPs download subscription

Taylor Wessing 15-Apr-2014

The CJEU has confirmed that site-blocking injunctions can be granted against ISPs, provided they strike a ‘fair balance’ between fundamental rights.

EU: ECJ rules that Natura 2000 sites are not carved in stone download subscription

Schoenherr 14-Apr-2014

The ECJ has held that in certain cases the member states are required to propose to the commission the declassification of a site on the list of SCIs.

Australian businesses supplying electronic, telecoms and broadcasting services need to be aware of changes to EU VAT rules download subscription

DLA Piper 14-Apr-2014

These changes will apply in relation to a number of e-commerce services, to the extent the services are supplied to a non-VAT registered consumer

Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence — anti-money laundering rules for online gambling; terms for new C4 licence; and more weblink subscription

DLA Piper 11-Apr-2014

Sports, Media and Entertainment Intelligence is the global monthly publication from DLA Piper’s sports, media and entertainment group.

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Law à la Mode — April 2014: fashion flair transforms wearable technologies; delivering IT services in the retail sector; and more download subscription

DLA Piper 15-Apr-2014

DLA Piper has released the April 2014 issue of its Law à la Mode publication.

Women on Boards — new HR report download subscription

Hogan Lovells 2-Apr-2014

The UK government supports the European Commission’s decision not to impose mandatory quotas; it favours a self-regulatory national level approach.

Does the Equality Act 2010 cover post-employment victimisation? (Yes) download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 31-Mar-2014

The Court of Appeal has now ruled that post-employment victimisation is indeed covered by the Equality Act.

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Unfair relationships — what does the future hold? download subscription

Eversheds 17-Apr-2014

The ‘unfair relationship’ concept in respect of credit agreements was introduced into the Consumer Credit Act 1974 on 6 April 2007.

Understanding Forex manipulation download subscription

Collyer Bristow 15-Apr-2014

Stephen Critchley and Robert Andrews describe in simple terms: what the alleged manipulation is; who may have suffered from it; and the ongoing investigations into it.

Global Insight: news, views and analysis from DLA Piper’s global restructuring group download subscription

DLA Piper 14-Apr-2014

Global Insight is a digital publication bringing you news, views and analysis from DLA Piper’s global restructuring group.

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Croatia supports a revamp of consumer protection legislation download subscription

Karanovic & Nikolic 20-Mar-2014

A new Consumer Protection Act is currently in the process of being adopted in Croatia.

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Bulgaria: decision of the Supreme Court regarding termination of a lease agreement because of an economic adverse change download subscription

Schoenherr 16-Apr-2014

The Supreme Cassation Court of Bulgaria has comprehensively expressed its opinion on the substantive legal aspects of the economic adverse change clause and ruled on the termination of a lease agreement on this ground.

EU: ECJ rules that Natura 2000 sites are not carved in stone download subscription

Schoenherr 14-Apr-2014

The ECJ has held that in certain cases the member states are required to propose to the commission the declassification of a site on the list of SCIs.

EU: retention denied — ECJ declares Data Retention Directive invalid download subscription

Schoenherr 11-Apr-2014

It is the ECJ’s view that the directive interferes with the fundamental rights to respect for private life and to the protection of personal data.

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Interpreting patent claims and the meaning of ‘dry fryer’ weblink subscription

Walker Morris 17-Apr-2014

The High Court case of Jarden Solutions (Europe) Ltd v SEB SA concerned a dispute about deep fat fryers.

Colour contrasts and surface decoration in registered designs weblink subscription

Walker Morris 17-Apr-2014

In order to be capable of registration under the Community Designs Regulation, a design must be ‘new’ and have ‘individual character’.

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Dare to share? Proposed new directive should help protect your confidential information when doing business in Europe download subscription

Bristows 17-Apr-2014

The European Commission’s new directive should help businesses to stop others from obtaining, disclosing or using their trade secrets in the EU without their permission.

Market abuse regime download subscription

Eversheds 17-Apr-2014

The current EU market abuse regime is in line for an overhaul. It is anticipated that the implementation of the new proposals may not come into force until 2016.

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