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Allergen labelling remains in the spotlight as the FSA consults on technical guidance

BCL partner, Richard Reichman, discusses allergen labelling changes and the Food Standards Agency’s consultation on new technical guidance. Background Against a backdrop of frequent media attention and public concern regarding allergen issues, for example following several tragic fatalities, a government consultation concluded that changes were required to the provision of allergen information for food which is prepacked […]

ICLG: Environment & Climate Change Law 2020 (Cyprus)

By Eleni Neoptolemou, Christina Christodoulou 1. Environmental Policy and its Enforcement 1.1 What is the basis of environmental policy in your jurisdiction and which agencies/bodies administer and enforce environmental law? Following the accession of Cyprus to the European Union in 2004, the environmental policy has been subjected to a fundamental review, in order to be […]

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Baker & McKenzie remains leading law firm brand among in-housers

Baker & McKenzie has retained its crown as the top law firm brand as the magic circle comes under pressure from global players like DLA Piper and Norton Rose. According to a survey by legal researcher Acritas, Baker & McKenzie has kept its position as the leading law firm brand among in-house counsel, chiefly through […]

Linklaters’ Aussie alliance partner names new chairman

Linklaters’ Australian ally Allens has elected Ian Wallace as the firm’s new chairman of partners, succeeding incumbent Ewen Crouch who is stepping down when his current term expires at the end of 2012. Wallace will begin his term as chairman on 1 January 2013. He has been a partner of the firm since 1989 and […]

Job Watch: Education

As changes to primary, secondary and tertiary education continue to provoke debate in the country, how are they affecting the demand for legal specialists in the sector? “This is a niche market, with a relatively small number of firms having dedicated education practices and consequently opportunities are limited, but this area of law is seeing […]

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Freedom law leaves kids at risk

Children are still being harmed in schools and legislation means we are not doing enough to protect them Following the Soham tragedy of 2002 the Government took steps to bolster existing legislation (Police Act), to protect children. This was achieved by the Safeguarding Vulnerable Groups Act 2006. The consequence of all this legislation was that […]

Insider trading plans in spotlight again

The spotlight is shining once again on the use (and possible abuse) of Rule 10b5-1 trading plans by corporate executives. A recent front page article in the Wall Street Journal entitled ‘Executives’ Good Luck in Trading Own Stock’ reported that, based on the review of thousands of trades by corporate insiders, many executives appear to […]

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