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Walker Morris’ Housing and Banking Litigation experts Karl Anders, Justin Coley and Sandip Singh explain the UK government’s consultation on introducing longer-term tenancies in the private rented sector, with a particular focus on potential impacts for lenders…

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The results of a large-scale survey by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) in 2017 indicated, among other things, that: 75% of UK adults had one or more consumer credit products or loans in the previous 12 months; 4.1 million people were “in difficulty” because they had already failed to pay domestic bills or meet credit […]

Open Banking, fintech and the Brexit hokey cokey

By Miles Trower London is, arguably, the most important global hub for financial services. As a result, the consequences of the Brexit vote, the ensuing uncertainty and the eventual transitional and regulatory framework applying to UK financial services and how it will continue to access overseas markets has been subject to huge speculation. Much of […]

FCA consultation on a Global Financial Innovation Network

By Russell Kelsall On 7 August 2018, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published a consultation on the creation of a Global Financial Innovation consultation. With innovation in the global financial services market rapidly increasing, it is important for firms to consider the options for building, implementing and sharing experiences of digital solutions.

Austria: The DPA’s strict view on retention periods

At the end of July, the Austrian Data Protection Authority (‘DPA’) published its first decision on retention periods applying the General Data Protection Regulation (‘GDPR’; DSB-D216.471/0001-DSB/2018). The decision is final. The DPA had to decide for which period a provider of telecommunications services (hereinafter: the ‘controller’) may (respectively must) retain so-called master data, required for […]

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The High Court dealt Allergan a massive blow last week when it revoked the patent for Botox, and now the pharmaceutical company is facing a worldwide battle to hold on to the trademark for the drug. The judgment, one of Mr Justice Kitchin’s first, is a blow to Allergan, which owns a patent portfolio for […]

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US powerhouses Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Latham & Watkins have announced their new partnership promotions ahead of the new financial year, increasing their partner numbers by 8 per cent and 6 per cent respectively. Three of the 14 new promotions at Cleary were based in London, the most the office has seen in […]

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There must be something in the water at BPP Law School. First, lecturer Jenny Gibbons gave birth to her second son last month in her car. “I had to wait for a friend to come and look after my toddler,” she said. “The contractions had started, but I thought I had longer than I did.” […]

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