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Directors’ duties and managing risk in the hospitality sector
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2015

In a jurisdiction with a growing claims culture and increasing regulatory burden, the threat of litigation is just as relevant to directors as to


Legal obligations for users of electrical equipment in the hospitality industry
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2015

Businesses in the hospitality industry should be aware of the risks, obligations and potential liabilities that arise from ownership and use of


Stop press: IBM Project Waltz legal proceedings
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2015

On 9 June 2015 a High Court Judge granted IBM permission to appeal aspects of both the breach and remedies Judgments in relation to the "Project


Pensions Ombudsman - Harrison (PO-3184): pension liberation
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2015

In a recent decision that went against Prudential, the Ombudsman has ruled that a deferred member of a personal pension scheme should have been


High Court ruling in favour of the Trustee of MNRPF February 2015
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2015

Earlier this year the Trustee of the Merchant Navy Ratings Pension Fund ("Fund") won High Court approval over a deficit contribution model, allowing


Pensions Ombudsman (P0763, 31 March 2015): Bridge Trustees Limited breach of trust
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2015

In a recent determination by the Deputy Pensions Ombudsman a complaint against two pension scheme trustees was upheld in relation to a cash transfer


Pensions Ombudsman (PO-4414, 12 May 2015) Crossland pension liberation
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2015

In a ruling made last month the Ombudsman held that a trustee failing to properly respond to incomplete transfer requests by a member amounted to


Financial Ombudsman Service (FOS) upholding complaint Berkeley Burke
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2015

Last summer the FOS upheld a complaint against a SIPP provider for failing to establish that an "unusual and esoteric" investment was suitable for


Abolition of contracting-out: regulations containing employer’s statutory override power in force
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 10 2015

The Occupational Pension Schemes (Power to Amend Schemes to Reflect Abolition of Contracting-out) Regulations 2015 (SI 2015118) (2015 Regulations


Regulator Guidance April 2015: communicating with members about pensions flexibilities
  • Pitmans LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 10 2015

The Pensions Regulator has issued guidance for trustees when communicating with members about flexible benefits. As of 6 April 2015 members of