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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

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

Higher holiday pay bills for many employers

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • October 15 2014

Last year the Supreme Court, in a decision involving BA pilots, signalled the way for a significant re-think of the way statutory holiday pay should

TUPE can protect non-employees if employed elsewhere in transferor's group

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • November 17 2010

In the Albron Catering case, involving the sale of Heineken's in-house catering division, the European Court of Justice has applied a wide interpretation of the Acquired Rights Directive, the EU parent of our Transfer of Undertakings Regulations (TUPE

European court fines UK after mentally ill man subjected to degrading treatment in police custody

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • June 13 2012

The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has delivered judgment in the case of M.S. v United Kingdom 2012, which concerned a mentally ill man who was held in police custody for more than three days

The patentability of software the Enlarged Board of Appeal says the law is just fine ...

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

The European Patent Convention provides that computer programs "as such" shall not be regarded as patentable inventions

A question of financial standing in the PQQ

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • December 3 2012

In a recent Court of Justice case the North Transdanubia Environmental Protection and Water Management Directorate (the “Contracting Authority”) had launched a restricted procedure for awarding a public contract for transport infrastructure works worth approximately 23m

When is a work a public work?

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union
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  • September 23 2010

ECJ's ruling in the Helmut Müller case has provided some welcome clarification of the impact of EU procurement rules on development projects

Statutory holiday pay should include commission

  • Mills & Reeve LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • May 22 2014

The European Court of Justice has ruled that British Gas had been in breach of the Working Time Directive by limiting Mr Lock's holiday pay to his