SHE Matters — winter 2014: the safety, health and environment newsletter from DLA Piper
DLA Piper has released the winter 2014 issue of SHE Matters, a newsletter dedicated to safety, health and the environment.
- The aggregates levy: exemptions on rocky ground
- Strict liability, or not?
- Conflict minerals — European developments
- European Union signs Minamata Convention on mercury
- Wildlife law to undergo major overhaul
- First-aid training: approval required?
- The new WEEE directive
- In brief
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Don’t forget the 23 September 2014 deadline to ensure your business associate agreements comply with the Omnibus Final Rule
Covered entities with business associate agreements that were entered on or before 25 January 2013 must revise their BAAs by 23 September 2014.
The new amendments to the Russian Civil Code will only apply to legal relationships that emerge after 1 July 2014.
Analysis from The Lawyer
Shearman & Sterling is making its presence felt in the City, squaring up to magic circle firms and looking to muscle in on key relationships. Private equity house Bridgepoint is one outfit that has had its head turned by the US firm.
A new breed of lawyer is smoothing the path for companies entering emerging or unstable jurisdictions