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EMI Options: Approval granted

By Ben Watson As mentioned in our previous update, the tax reliefs associated with Enterprise Management Incentives (EMI) options are technically a form of state aid and therefore require approval from the EU Commission.  Two days before the deadline of 7 April 2018, HMRC announced that the UK had failed to renew its EU state aid […]

Avoid World Cup marketing own goals this summer

By Jo Pritchard The 2018 FIFA World Cup is to shortly kick off in Russia. Amidst the excitement, it is important to remember a few key dos and don’ts for any planned marketing campaigns. With a global audience of more than 3 billion, it will be tempting to capitalise on the football fever with World […]

Independent review of building regulations and fire safety

The catastrophic events of the evening of 14 June 2017 which led to the tragic loss of 71 lives at Grenfell Tower has cast a spotlight on the system relating to the design, construction and maintenance of high-rise and complex buildings. In the wake of the disaster, the government announced an independent review of building […]

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Barlow Lyde & Gilbert has promoted seven associates to its partnership. Five of the new partners, who will be promoted on 1 May, are based in London and specialise in commercial litigation and insurance. Aerospace associate Peter Coles and commercial litigation associate Richard Keady will be based in Hong Kong. The new appointments will take […]

Ditched FFW firms rebuild Euro presences

Field Fisher Waterhouse‘s (FFW) ex-alliance firms in Belgium and Germany have hit back with partner hires and new offices following the collapse of the network. FFW took one partner and three associates from former alliance partner Buse Heberer Fromm, but the German firm now intends to pursue its own international strategy. Buse plans to open […]

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