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FTSE100 DRRs and AGMs the majority keep cool in the heat

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 20 2014

As most of the UK basked in the sunshine last week, eight FTSE100 companies held their AGMs and all companies emerged relatively unscathed

Company update

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • February 3 2014

In January’s company update we review three recent cases focussing respectively on interpretation of clauses which may be deemed as ‘penalty’ clauses

Luxury car “not a prize” if winner has to buy a bus ticket to collect it, CJEU claims

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • November 20 2012

In August 2011 the Court of Appeal referred the case of Purely Creative and Others v. Office of Fair Trading to the CJEU for a preliminary ruling on the interpretation of paragraph 31 of Annex I to Directive 200529EC concerning unfair business-to-consumer commercial practices (the “Unfair Commercial Practices Directive”

Misleading advertising in the UK leads to 13 months jail time - the market sees an increasingly tough approach to advertising regulation in the UK

  • Bird & Bird
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 22 2011

You may recall the recent scandal involving two brothers, Victor and Henry Mears, who promised an "amazing snow-covered Lapland village" to the consumers of Dorset only to deliver, in the words of Judge Mark Horton, "something that looked like an averagely-managed summer car boot sale"

ASA adjudications snapshot - March 2012

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • United Kingdom
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  • April 30 2012

This case confirms the approach in Eeles v Cobham Hire Services Ltd 2009 remains the court’s position when considering the appropriate level for interim payments of damages

The customer’s always right how new UK consumer regulations will affect online digital content providers

  • Reed Smith LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • May 8 2014

On 13 June 2014, the Consumer Contracts (Information, Cancellation and Additional Charges) Regulations 2013 (the Regulations) will come into force

Sports Direct: third time lucky, but what happens next?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 3 2014

Sports Direct received qualified support for its new 2015 Bonus Share Plan which is, at least in part, designed to motivate and reward its Executive

Music in the workplace are you compliant?

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 19 2008

In recent months, the Performing Rights Society (PRS) has increased its monitoring of music played in the workplace, checking whether businesses hold the appropriate licence(s

Alcohol, entertainment and food review UK -licensing without hiccups - November 2013

  • Squire Patton Boggs
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  • United Kingdom
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  • November 19 2013

On 12 September 2013, the Home Office issued a Consultation on “enabling targeted, local alternatives to personal licences to sell alcohol”. The

Taking Stock - Spring 2014

  • CMS Cameron McKenna
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • February 20 2014

Welcome to Taking Stock, our new look consumer products and retail law bulletin which examines some of the current legal issues affecting the industry