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India: The age of telephony has arrived

On 19 June 2018, the Department of Telecommunications, Government of India (DoT) finally provided its nod to several key recommendations (Recommendations) made by the Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (TRAI) on the Regulatory Framework for Internet Telephony in October 2017. DoT has released a clarification (Clarification) and certain amendments to existing licenses (Amendment), both of […]

Claims management companies: The new regulatory regime

Walker Morris Banking Litigation partners Louise Power and Rob Aberdein explain the new regulatory regime and the Financial Conduct Authority’s proposals for changes to the regulation of claims management companies across England, Wales and Scotland…

Adjudication Matters – July 2018

The Courts have re-affirmed that, despite a contract containing an express right of set-off, it is only in exceptional circumstances that a party will be entitled to set-off another claim against an Adjudicator’s award. This case serves as a helpful reminder that a right to set-off is unlikely to apply to an Adjudicator’s decision. The […]

Two EU regulations on UCITS/AIFMD asset segregation requirements for depositaries upon delegation

On 12 July 2018, the European Commission adopted two delegated regulations supplementing the Alternative Investment Fund Managers Directive (AIFMD) and the Undertaking for Collective Investment in Transferable Securities Directive (UCITS) on the safekeeping of assets by depositaries and their delegates. Their main purpose is to eliminate discrepancies among different national regulations. The following aspects will […]

Sleeping time is not working time says Court of Appeal

By Siobhan Fitzgerald The social care sector is breathing a sigh of relief after the Court of Appeal in Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake reversed previous cases and decided that only time spent awake and working should be counted as working time for the purposes of calculating the national minimum wage.

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Exclusive: TMT boutique Kemp Little to launch technology consultancy arm

London TMT boutique Kemp Little is reinforcing its technology expertise by launching a niche consultancy arm from its London office. Kemp Little Consulting will launch tomorrow (17 October 2013) and will provide risk management, IP strategy and social media management support to its technology clients. The firm had previously provided free face-to-face legal advice and […]

Ogier joins with charities to support Jersey women’s return to work

A team of female lawyers from Ogier’s Jersey litigation group have joined together with two local charities, Brighter Futures and Jersey Women’s Refuge, to help provide professional work wear and support for women who are returning to work. The team at Ogier is holding a ‘Glamour & Goodness’ event on 21 November, which will see […]

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Judgment call: 14 October

 Arbitration London Steam Ship Owners Mutual Insurance Association Ltd v Spain 2013 WL 4788858. QBD (Comm). Walker J. 20 September 2013 Outcome: Application granted In obiter comments, the court held that the provisions of the Arbitration Act 1996 s.72 on the rights of persons not participating in proceedings should be construed generously, so that s.72(1) […]

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Partner of the Month: Danielle Beggs

Firm: Dentons Position: Partner, energy and infrastructure Beggs led Dentons’ advice for French energy giant Total on its $1.6m acquisition of a 40 per cent interest in two shale gas exploration licenses in the UK’s Gainsborough Trough. She was assisted by senior energy associate John Stockdale and planning associate Roy Pinnock. What was your role […]

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