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Sentencing Council publishes gross negligence manslaughter definitive sentencing guideline

The penalties imposed on individuals for fatal accidents in the workplace are set to increase after the Sentencing Council for England and Wales published its definitive sentencing guideline for gross negligence manslaughter. Walker Morris health and safety experts, Stuart Ponting and Robert Starr, consider the new guideline and the implications for employers and directors…

Energy Update – August 2018

This energy update includes the following white papers: CMA publishes final report on Heat Networks calling for new regulation The first National Infrastructure Assessment is published recommending growth in Green Energy NAO report on package recycling Update on Electric Vehicles Amendment Regulations 2018 – in force 24 July 2018 The Mayor of London’s Energy Efficiency […]

Will the revised NPPF lead to more affordable housing?

By Katherine Evans On 24 July 2018, the long-awaited revised NPPF was released. The omission of social rented homes from definition of affordable housing in Annex 2 of the draft revised NPPF has been addressed. Starter Homes are now included in the definition but secondary legislation is still required to set out financial eligibility for […]

Luxembourg publishes law on VAT grouping

As foreseen in our previous newsflash, the law on VAT grouping has officially been published, last Friday. The text – which provides for an entry into force on 31 July 2018 – modifies the general VAT Law. It now enables Luxembourg entities sharing financial, economic and organisational links to set up a VAT group, thus allowing them to […]

Reform of the Portuguese pricing and reimbursement system

By Edward J. Dougherty Following a recent reform in 2015, the Portuguese pricing and reimbursement system is sophisticated and comprehensive. Nevertheless, substantial discretion is allowed to the competent national authority, and this is the source of most challenges for innovators…

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Debevoise & Plimpton and Leigh Day were among a raft of firms acting on one of the year’s most high-profile human rights cases as the Supreme Court denied an application to review Northern Ireland’s abortion laws. A total of 10 firms and five chambers played their part, advising intervening parties in the dispute brought by […]

TLT expands corporate team in Belfast

TLT has expanded its corporate team in Belfast with the appointment of Grant Edwards as associate. Edwards joins TLT from Tughans Solicitors and will be working with corporate partner Andrew Jennings, who joined in January 2018 and completed TLT’s full service offering in NI. Edwards is an experienced corporate lawyer, advising SMEs and investors on […]

Shoosmiths real estate team advises on much-needed homes deal in West Midlands

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Gowling WLG partners Sandra Barton, John Callaghan, Rodney Northey and Peter Snell have been named among the winners of the 2018 Lexpert Zenith Awards. Presented yesterday evening at a gala dinner in Toronto, this year’s awards celebrate “mid-career excellence in the legal profession.” All the winners below are widely regarded as leaders in their respective […]

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