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Reporting derivative transactions: pension scheme trustee obligations under EMIR download subscription

Nabarro 31-Jul-2014

The European Market Infrastructure Regulation (EMIR) places reporting and risk mitigation requirements on pension scheme trustees entering into derivative contracts. 

PPF valuations: review of money purchase benefits download subscription

Nabarro 31-Jul-2014

The new definition of ‘money purchase benefit’ came into force on 24 July.

A time of change in the infrastructure, construction and energy sectors download subscription

Nabarro 30-Jul-2014

The recent major cabinet reshuffle sees Matthew Hancock replacing Michael Fallon as the new business and energy minister. 

Free access to Companies House records download subscription

Gateley 30-Jul-2014

Currently, users of the Companies House portal are required to pay to view and download certain company documents. 

Are standard leases the new norm? download subscription

Gateley 30-Jul-2014

A successful deal relies on getting signatures on documents quickly and no more so than with tenants. It is risky to give tenants too much time to change their minds.

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PPF and overseas employers: new regulations fail to solve the problem download subscription

Nabarro 31-Jul-2014

The list of ‘insolvency events’ suffered by an employer that are required in order to qualify a scheme for PPF entry does not include events occurring outside the UK.

Judge not entitled to rewrite weak restrictive covenant download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 31-Jul-2014

The Court of Appeal has overturned a High Court judge’s decision to add words to a non-compete restriction, which had originally offered the employer very little protection.

Relaxation of information and consultation requirements for micro-employers for transfers taking place on or after 31 July 2014 download subscription

Addleshaw Goddard 31-Jul-2014

Regulation 13 of TUPE 2006 obliges employers to inform and consult with ‘appropriate representatives’ of the employees who are affected by the transfer.

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Banking and Finance Briefings

Finance Act 2014: beginning to put the pieces in place download subscription

Nabarro 31-Jul-2014

The Finance Act 2014 received royal assent earlier this month. Here is a brief summary of the relevant provisions. 

Mobile payments — technological, contractual and regulatory convergence download subscription

Kemp Little 31-Jul-2014

Mobile payments has been heralded as a growth area in technology, retail and financial services for some time now.

Ring-fencing — the detail download subscription

Gateley 31-Jul-2014

UK banks are now required to ring-fence their retail activities from wholesale and investment banking by protecting the provision of core banking services to retail and SME depositors.

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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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Developer ‘knowingly permits’ contractor’s environmental offence download subscription

Shoosmiths 31-Jul-2014

A developer can commit the offence of ‘knowingly permitting’ the deposit of waste by its contractor, despite having no knowledge that the deposit was in breach of an environmental permit.

Greater certainty ahead for owners of listed buildings weblink subscription

Walker Morris 29-Jul-2014

Various amendments have been made to the Planning (Listed Building and Conservation Areas) Act 1990.

Ed Davey launches APSE Energy in Parliament weblink subscription

Walker Morris 29-Jul-2014

A powerful collaboration of local authorities came together to launch APSE Energy on 11 June 2014 in Parliament.

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Insolvency litigation briefing — July 2014: report and review on the latest cases and issues download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 31-Jul-2014

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s insolvency litigation team brings you its monthly update on the cases and issues affecting the insolvency and fraud investigation industry.

Developer ‘knowingly permits’ contractor’s environmental offence download subscription

Shoosmiths 31-Jul-2014

A developer can commit the offence of ‘knowingly permitting’ the deposit of waste by its contractor, despite having no knowledge that the deposit was in breach of an environmental permit.

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Insolvency litigation briefing — July 2014: report and review on the latest cases and issues download subscription

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co 31-Jul-2014

Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co’s insolvency litigation team brings you its monthly update on the cases and issues affecting the insolvency and fraud investigation industry.

Developer ‘knowingly permits’ contractor’s environmental offence download subscription

Shoosmiths 31-Jul-2014

A developer can commit the offence of ‘knowingly permitting’ the deposit of waste by its contractor, despite having no knowledge that the deposit was in breach of an environmental permit.

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