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As the government seeks to resolve the UK’s skills gap and reduce net migration into the UK, Shoosmiths examines two new charges which are proposed to be levied on businesses.
Up by a fifth in a year.
The Court of Appeal has given further guidance on the use of ‘business sense’ in the interpretation of commercial contracts.
There is already a significant difference in Employment Tribunal (ET) procedure north and south of the border and there is more to come!...
…without the superior landlord’s consent.
A lender in Scotland requires to take ‘reasonable’ steps to agree proposals with their customers before embarking on court proceedings for possession of a residential property.
PRS For Music has issued proceedings against SoundCloud for infringement of its members’ copyrights after SoundCloud continually refused to obtain a PRS licence.
’Persons with significant control’ provisions pushed back, among other changes.
A tenant who signs up to a lease of commercial property that is suffering from inherent defects or is in a state of disrepair can find they have taken on more than they bargained for.
Managed Services Ltd v Edwards v Anorshows that if the employee is connected to the organised grouping for administrative purposes only then they are unlikely to be assigned.
Fine shows sentences are likely to be a lot higher than before, and far more consistent.
The High Court decided a lender was entitled to rely on the equitable doctrine of mistake to set aside the discharge of a mortgage and undo the cancellation of a registered charge over borrowers’ property.
The Competition and Markets Authority has published the final order in relation to the Competition Commission’s investigation into the UK statutory audit market for large companies.
In May 2012, the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act 2012 (also known as LASPO) came into force.
The first day of October 2014 is a day of change for employers because it is one of the government’s two annual ‘common commencement dates’.
Last month, a US court found that a hit song performed and co-written by Shakira was in fact copied from an earlier work.
From 1 October 2014, three new pieces of safety legislation will come into force in the UK.
An employee or witness who is fearful of giving evidence as part of a disciplinary process can cause difficulties for an employer.
Damages recoverable from a tenant: the differences in England and Scotland.
Following an investigation sparked by complaints from rival espresso coffee capsule manufacturers, the French Competition Authority has accepted commitments from Nespresso.