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Brexit - UK Files for Divorce From European Union
  • McGuireWoods LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom, USA
  • March 29 2017

On 29 March 2017, the UK government delivered the formal notice to the other EU Member States that it is leaving the EU. The Brexit process is now


Solicitors' risk management - Don't tell the taxman
  • Bond Dickinson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 9 2017

Solicitors who advise clients on the establishment of offshore companies or trusts may soon receive a letter from HMRC asking for information about


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


Why solicitors remain the best at delivering uncontested probate
  • Boodle Hatfield
  • United Kingdom
  • December 9 2016

In September, Lynton Stock, the senior partner of accountants Shelley Stock Hutter argued on these pages that accountants are best equipped to deal


Sector news: employment law update
  • Charles Russell Speechlys LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • November 1 2016

After delayed consultation the FCA and PRA published its policy statement for requirements on regulatory references. Part of the new SMCR regimes


Difficult law and the professional’s duty to warn
  • Brodies LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 14 2016

In professional negligence litigation the existence and extent of a duty to warn has been a thorny issue over the years. Is a professional obliged to


Mercury signing - guidance on the execution of documents
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 6 2016

Following the decision in the Mercury Case, a practice of ‘virtual signings and closings’ has developed to avoid the logistical problems in getting a


Cross-Border Investigations Update
  • Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP
  • China, France, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 27 2016

The U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) hired a dedicated compliance expert, Hui Chen, to assist its attorneys in evaluating companies’ Foreign Corrupt


Foreign Bribery Update - May 2016
  • Johnson Winter & Slattery
  • Australia, Canada, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • May 23 2016

This Update covers a range of important developments in Australia and overseas in the area of foreign bribery policy, investigations and regulation


NTT puts the brakes on the recovery of pre-charge investigation costs by the private prosecutor
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • April 25 2016

On 14th April 2016 the National Taxing Director issued a direction to taxing officers that costs relating to investigations carried out prior to the