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New online court may improve chances of tenancy arrears recovery

By Karl Anders and Lucie Bryan On 6 April 2018 HMCTS publicly announced the launch of a new online service to allow members of the public and businesses to issue money claims, resolve disputes and access mediation via a new online claims service. Known as Civil Money Claims, and available for money claims with a […]

Dress codes in the workplace: new government guidance

By Stuart McBride New guidance entitled “Dress codes and sex discrimination – what you need to know” was published by the Government Equalities Office last week.  It follows the 2016 online petition started by a woman who was sent home from work when she refused to wear high heels. The petition led to a Parliamentary Enquiry […]

Timor-Leste oil and gas: New maritime treaty with Australia

On 6 March 2017, in New York, delegations of both countries signed, before the United Nations’ Secretary-General and Portugal’s former Prime-Minister, António Guterres, the “Treaty Between the Democratic Republic of Timor-Leste and Australia Establishing Their Maritime Boundaries in the Timor Sea”. The new maritime boundaries between the two countries represent, after almost 50 years, Australian’s […]

Portugal: New regime for conversion of unsubordinated credits into capital

Law No. 7/2018 was published on 2 March and created a legal regime for the conversion of unsubordinated credits into capital in commercial companies, or companies adopting a commercial form, incorporated under the Laws of Portugal. The new law entered into force on the day after its publication and clearly aims to provide an extrajudicial […]

Portugal: Exploitation of lithium

Lithium minerals have seen a rise in demand and price since 2011, which became even greater in 2016, and the expectation is that this rise will continue along with the growing demand for electric vehicles. Lithium supply security has become a top priority for technology companies in the United States and Asia and, worldwide, lithium […]

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Former 39 Essex Street silk guilty of £600,000 VAT fraud

Former 39 Essex Street silk, Rohan Pershad QC, has been convicted of tax fraud. Pershad was found guilty of cheating the public purse after “deliberately” not paying a total of £600,000 VAT over a period of 12 years. The jury took almost 10 hours to convict him on a majority of 11-1. It is the […]

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The Lawyer Management inaugural awards launches

The legal market’s most-talented and influential non-lawyer professionals will be celebrated later this year at the inaugural The Lawyer Management awards. More than 20 awards reflecting team and individual excellence in the key operational departments such as finance, technology, HR and business development will be up for grabs on Tuesday 24 September. The new event […]

Electra Papadopoulou Makedona

Electra Papadopoulou Makedona was appointed as head of the non-contentious department of the firm with effect from 1 February 2013. She studied law in Athens and then acquired a Master’s degree in company, insurance and shipping law at King’s College London University. She is a member of the Cyprus Bar Association. She was a partner […]

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