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Green belt and housing supply
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 21 2015

The debate is heating up as to whether the existing Green Belt (GB) around some urban areas could be altered, to allow much needed additional housing


Financial Regulatory Developments 3 July - Lloyds Market Association (LMA)
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

LMA has published guidance to help clarify the Senior Insurance Managers Regime (SIMR) for its members. (Source: LMA Publishes SIMR Guidance


Film schemes flop following HMRC review: Samarkand case 2015
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

In a recent case, the Upper Tribunal (UT) delivered a decision in favour of HMRC to deny tax relief for partnership losses in Samarkand Film


A trio of liquidation decisions overseas application of S.213, costs of compliance with S.236 and effects of arbitration clause on debt recovery actions
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

Recent weeks have seen a number of decisions concerning liquidations - in this article we explore three of the more interesting ones. 1) Overseas


Cost of conduct estimated at $300bn over last five years. Three steps to eliminate loss and stay out of the headlines.
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

Legal risk is a big issue. Over the last five years, conduct Related Issues have cost financial institutions around $300bn according to recent


Time limit for challenges to adjudication decisions clarified
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

Adjudication is intended to be a quick and cost-effective means of resolving a dispute. However, in its first decision concerning adjudication


The bankruptcy squeeze a blow to creditors and a boon to debtors
  • Penningtons Manches LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

Bankruptcy remains the most well-known, and perhaps most feared, of the personal insolvency processes. Since the current threshold was introduced 30


Defendants acquitted in criminal cartel trial
  • Berwin Leighton Paisner LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

Two men accused of participating in a criminal cartel in the galvanised steel tank industry were acquitted on Wednesday after a three-week trial at


TUPE client’s instruction to remove employee did not prevent her transfer
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that a client's instruction to a contractor to remove an employee from its services did not mean that


Regulatory update change on the way
  • Burges Salmon LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • July 3 2015

This order, which comes into effect on 1 October 2015, makes amendments to section 267(4) IA 1986, increasing the threshold for bankruptcy petitions