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Preview of 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, OECD, United Kingdom
  • January 10 2017

2017 will see major changes to the UK legal landscape, with Article 50 of the Treaty on European Union expected to be triggered by the end of March


General Counsel Update - November 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Hong Kong, United Kingdom
  • November 24 2016

The outcome of the June 2016 Brexit referendum raised many significant questions of concern to business. We began our Brexit analysis 18 months before


Practical steps for employers when preparing for the EU General Data Protection Regulation
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 7 2016

The General Data Protection Regulation ("GDPR") aims to harmonise data protection procedures and enforcement across the European Union. It will apply


Government loses round one of Brexit legal challenge as High Court rules that the approval of Parliament is required to trigger Article 50
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 3 2016

In a landmark constitutional law ruling (R(Miller) v Secretary of State for Exiting the EU) the High Court today held that the UK Government cannot


"WhatsApp" And Mobile Phones: The Spanish Antitrust Regulator Bolsters Its Powers To Uncover Cartels
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Spain
  • October 14 2016

The Spanish Markets and Competition Commission (Comisión Nacional de los Mercados y la Competencia) ("CNMC") is increasingly resorting to WhatsApp


New publications: introduction of judicial assessment, Acas guidance, pregnancy and maternity pledge, national minimum wage, and impact of Brexit on English law contracts
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • October 11 2016

The President of the Employment Tribunals (England and Wales) has issued Presidential Guidance in force from 3 October, setting out a procedure for


Government announcements: workers' rights post Brexit, employee representation on boards, employment of foreign workers, and review of modern employment practices
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 11 2016

At the Conservative Party conference, Theresa May announced plans to repeal the 1972 European Communities Act, which gives direct effect to EU law in


Corporate Crime Update - September 2016 - United Kingdom Europe
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • September 30 2016

London’s Southwark Crown Court recently approved only the second Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) since the introduction of DPAs in 2014. Herbert


Brexit: implications for the FMCG sector - part 1: product liability, IP, employment, M&A, and commercial disputes
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 29 2016

Brexit is expected to have a significant impact on the FMCG sector in the UK, and on FMCG firms in Europe which have links to the UK. The supply


Brexit: charting a new course
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Global, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • September 16 2016

On 23 June 2016, a majority of voters in a Referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union (EU) voted for the UK to leave the EU. The vote