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What did European Dynamics ever do for us? Or 10 lessons in procurement basics

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • October 24 2012

When the question “What have the Romans ever done for us?” was posed by the People’s Front of Judea in Monty Python’s Life of Brian there quickly followed a long list of benefits ranging from wine to public order

Governing law not necessarily determined by jurisdiction where employee works

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, Germany, Netherlands
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  • November 13 2013

The European Court of Justice has clarified the rules for determining the governing law of employment contracts in the absence of an express choice

WARF European patent application fails due to embryo destruction

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • November 27 2008

The Enlarged Board of Appeal of the European Patent Office has today published its decision in the long-awaited case concerning the patentability of human embryonic stem cells (hESCs

A new kid on the block? Stretching "Teckal" to ‘horizontal in-house transactions’?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • June 2 2014

The European Court of Justice has recently been asked to consider whether the Teckal exemption for in-house contracts should also exempt so called

ECJ’s AdWords decision upholds Google’s integrity but does it raise questions over its business model? Users of Google’s service will have to tread carefully

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • August 12 2010

Trade mark owners are increasingly facing the unauthorised registration and use of their trade marks as keywords on internet search engines, the effect of which is that searches against their trade marks bring up their competitors' websites as sponsored advertisements

European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) ruling regarding confidentiality of medical records

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • September 8 2008

The applicant in the case of I v Finland was a nurse working in a specialist eye clinic within a hospital

RK - another deprivation of liberty case

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • December 5 2011

The Court of Appeal handed down judgment on 30 November 2011 in relation to RK, a disabled child accommodated in a care home by the local authority

Court holds that deprivation of liberty safeguards (DOLS) are complaint with Article 5 of the European Convention on Human Rights

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • August 5 2010

The Court of Appeal has recently handed down an important deprivation of liberty (DOLS) decision which represents the first confirmation from the Court that the DOLS regime has, to use the words of the court, "plugged" the Bournewood gap in a lawful manner

Testers are not exhausting

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • August 12 2010

Manufacturers can prevent the onward unauthorised sale of demonstration samples bearing their trade marks, provided that certain conditions are met

Procurement: a new trap?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • October 4 2012

The hullabaloo surrounding the award of the west coast mainline franchise is a reminder that procurement can be a tricky business