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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.

Commencement of development — practical tips and pitfalls download subscription

Winckworth Sherwood 19-Sep-2014

It is important when looking to commence a planning permission that careful consideration is given to the requirements of the relevant planning conditions.

Failure to comply with CDM Regulations could result in imprisonment download subscription

Nabarro 18-Sep-2014

When undertaking due diligence exercises in property purchases, a standard construction enquiry is usually raised of the seller to ask if there is a health and safety file.

New ICO guidance issued on charities and the Data Protection Act download subscription

Bates Wells Braithwaite 18-Sep-2014

Charities can be exempted from most of the provisions of the Data Protection Act, when they handle personal information in order to publish certain reports.

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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.

Shared parental leave: parallels with recent case on paternity pay download subscription

Shepherd and Wedderburn 17-Sep-2014

Shepherd and Wedderburn considers the impact of Shuter v Ford Motor Co Ltd, in which it was concluded that offering less paternity than maternity pay was lawful.

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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. 

Streamlining loan structures download subscription

Gateley 17-Sep-2014

EAT., the high-street ‘food-to-go’ retailer, has refinanced its existing credit lines with a new £40m unitranche facility. So what is unitranche financing and why is it used?

Group personal pensions — consultation on independent governance committees download subscription

Dentons 16-Sep-2014

Independent governance committees will need to be in place by the April 2015 implementation date.

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English contract law: has the camel’s nose of ‘good faith’ crept under the tent flap? download subscription

Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman 18-Jul-2014

Under the English Arbitration Act 1996, the grounds on which an English arbitration award can be challenged in court are very limited.

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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.

The rise of article 8 ECHR defences to possession claims — introductory tenancies weblink subscription

Walker Morris 15-Sep-2014

Southend-On-Sea Borough Council v Armour is a tenancy repossession case in which the tenant invoked a successful article 8 defence.

Compulsory equal-pay audits — giving equal-pay law more bite weblink subscription

Walker Morris 15-Sep-2014

The draft Equality Act 2010 (Equal Pay Audits) Regulations 2014 are due to come into force on 1 October 2014.

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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. 

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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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. 

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.

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