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New guidance on pricing practices in consumer dealings
  • DLA Piper LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • January 10 2017

International Trade Alert The Chartered Trading Standards Institute has, at the request of the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial


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


My word is my bond: contracts can be made and varied orally and by conduct
  • Fieldfisher LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 19 2016

Three recent UK Court of Appeal cases have illustrated the dangers of assuming that the written word in legal agreements is set in stone


Health and safety law update, December 2016
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • December 19 2016

KFG Quickserve Limited runs several food outlets, including 35 Burger Kings. On 28 March 2015 a 21-year old worker, Michael Firth, was emptying oil


Court of Appeal allows claim for “loss of a chance” damages where claimant failed to establish causation on a balance of probabilities
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 18 2016

In a claim for inducing a breach of contract, the Court of Appeal held that a football agent could claim damages for the lost chance of earning


The ‘vampire economy’a legal perspective
  • Ashfords LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 2 2016

What were the main findings of the Money and Mental Health Institute report into night-time shopping by vulnerable consumers and the so-called


Sustainability and IP - A Match Made in Heaven?
  • Collyer Bristow LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • April 1 2016

When British costume designer, Jenny Beavan, won the Oscar for her work in Mad Max: Fury Road at the 2016 Academy Awards, she said in her acceptance


OFT gets tough on ticket sales
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • United Kingdom
  • June 10 2009

Tottenham Hotspur Football Club (Spurs) and Manchester United Football Club (MUFC) have amended their ticket sale terms following complaints to the OFT


Court of Appeal finds settlement with contract breaker did not release claims against others who induced the breach
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • November 22 2016

The Court of Appeal has held that a claimant's previous settlement with a contract breaker did not discharge his claims against the present defendants


The Court of Appeal rules on the arbitrability of shareholders claim
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 8 2011

The question of the extent to which parties may agree to submit intra-corporate disputes, in particular claims under company legislation, to arbitration, has long created uncertainty