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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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Barents & Krans Brussels team defects to Houthoff

Barents to fight on with one lawyer left in its Brussels office; merger a possibility Barents & Krans’ Brussels managing partner Gerard van der Wal is taking his team to Dutch rival Houthoff Buruma, leaving Barents with just one lawyer in Brussels.Laura Parret, Barents’ one remaining Brussels lawyer, defiantly stated that the future of the […]

Rollits handed Charity Bank advisory position

North East firm Rollits has been appointed as sole legal adviser to the newly-created Charity Bank The firm secured the mandate because of the reputation of the head of its charity group Ros Harwood.During its 10-year development period, Charity Bank was advised by the London and East Anglia firm Bates Wells & Braithwaite.Charity Bank, which […]

Bar poised for flood of instructions as direct access rules are relaxed

A forthcoming rule allowing barristers to receive instructions from companies without the need for licences has led to an upsurge in targeting new direct access work by the Bar It is predicted that this will lead to an increase in advisory and advocacy work from small and medium-sized companies, as well as from some professional […]

Howrey targets litigation with San Francisco hire

Howrey Simon Arnold & White is forging ahead with its aggressive global expansion plans after scoring a coup by hiring an intellectual property (IP) litigation partner from highly-rated US niche firm Keker & Van Nest Henry Bunsow has joined Howrey Simon’s San Francisco office, which opened in June, as part of the firm’s intention to […]

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