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Canada: new occupational health and safety act expands scope of employer duties

On June 1, 2018, amendments to Alberta’s Occupational Health and Safety Act came into force, significantly expanding the nature of the health and safety obligations owed by employers and businesses in Alberta. This article focuses on one of the areas in which changes have been made: the expansion of the types of entities that have […]

Use of injunction in modern trespass cases

By Leanne Norton and Lucy Shepherd In two recent cases of trespass, injunctions have been the preferred remedy rather than possession. An injunction is a court order that requires a party to do a specific act, or to refrain from doing a specific act. Injunctions are a discretionary remedy and an interim injunction might be […]

Adjudication watch June 2018: what you need to know

In this latest ‘Adjudication Watch’ our construction team provides updates on significant adjudication decisions: Mailbox (Birmingham) Ltd v Galliford Try Building Ltd (formerly known as Galliford Try Construction Ltd) [2017] Christopher Linnett Ltd and Mr Christopher Linnett v Matthew J Harding [2017] Baldwin and another v J R Pickstock Ltd [2017] Victory House General Partner […]

Messi scores important victory in longrunning EU trademark dispute

The General Court of the European Union ruled that the Barcelona and Argentina football star Lionel Andrés Messi, can register his European Union trade mark (EUTM) application for ‘MESSI’ in classes 3, 9, 14, 16, 25 and 28 (covering a wide range of products including fragrances, jewellery, clothing and sports equipment) notwithstanding an opposition led […]

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Gemma Sampson: London & European

As London & European’s first head of legal, Gemma Sampson’s panel review will eschew the magic circle in favour of medium-sized and regional firms. Vanessa Arora reports London & European’s (L&E) in-house legal team is on a growth spurt and has recently hired its first-ever head of legal and compliance. Gemma Sampson joined the property […]

Countrywide calls in Ashurst for 3i buyout

Ashurst has scooped a key role advising Countrywide on a 3i-led management buyout of the company. The firm advised Countrywide in securing the £940m deal with private equity house 3i, which is backed by Countrywide’s management and managing director Harry Hill. They will become shareholders and continue to run the business. Ashurst corporate partners Adrian […]

Westfield UK legal chief quits ‘for new challenge’

Head of legal Polly Joseph has left Westfield Shoppingtowns after nearly six years as the chief lawyer for the UK operations of the retail property giant Westfield Group. Leon Shelley, a five year-PQE corporate lawyer, is now the company’s top in-house lawyer. It is unclear whether a direct replacement for Joseph will be sought. Joseph, […]

A thousand lawyers hit by public sector cuts

One thousand local government lawyers’ jobs will be affected by a wave of county councils that are planning to merge with district councils. Of England’s 34 counties, 18 are considering unitary status, meaning consolidation of their legal teams, which sources expect to result in more than 100 redundancies. Kent County Council is retaining the status […]

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