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New Government legislation programme: industry & sector specific breakdown- SpringSummer 2015
  • William Fry
  • Ireland
  • January 16 2015

The Irish Government has published its legislation programme for the SpringSummer 2015 parliamentary session. There are 32 Bills which are currently


Suing the state: class action or “mass action”
  • Foley & Lardner LLP
  • USA
  • October 31 2014

Wisconsin's court of appeals recently clarified the extent to which class-action lawsuits may be brought against Wisconsin governmental entitles


High-profile lawsuits headed to the Sixth Circuit in 2013
  • Squire Patton Boggs
  • USA
  • January 25 2013

Last year was an active year for the Sixth Circuit, particularly on its business docket. As you know from following our blog, the Sixth Circuit


Civil service pensions and outsourcing early retirement rights
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • August 21 2014

Cabinet Office has said it will appeal this decision. Who is this decision relevant to? Public authorities with outsourced functions. Private sector


Religious institutions: August 2014
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • August 6 2014

The IRS allegedly has a procedure in place for "signature authority" to initiate a church tax investigation or examination, subject to an independent


General Counsel Update - June 2013 - A summary of major developments in key areas
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • Australia, European Union, Singapore, United Kingdom, USA
  • June 21 2013

The Companies Act 2006 (Strategic Report and Directors' Report) Regulations 2013 (Regulations) to amend the structure of UK annual reports have


Florida Appellate Court: open meeting law applies to collective bargaining
  • Holland & Knight LLP
  • USA
  • October 21 2014

In a crucial victory for transparency, a Florida state appeals court ruled on Oct. 21, 2014, that the law will not "condone hiding behind federal


Unfair dismissal and pension loss
  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 18 2010

The case illustrates the approach to be followed by a tribunal when using the Guidance to Tribunals on Assessment on Compensation for Pension Loss in making the decision as to whether it is a simplified the substantial loss approach which should be followed


Court of Appeal rejects government appeal against maladministration finding
  • Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 11 2008

The Court of Appeal has agreed with the High Court decision that the government should abide by some of the Parliamentary Ombudsman’s findings that the government was guilty of maladministration to members of defined benefit pension schemes


Data breach: no duty, no harm, no foul
  • Lathrop & Gage LLP
  • USA
  • February 11 2011

In its recent decision in Cooney v. Chicago Public Schools, 2010 WL 5481520 (Ill. App. Ct. Dec. 30, 2010), the Illinois Court of Appeals affirmed the decision of the trial court dismissing all claims against the Chicago Public Schools (“CPS”), the Board of Education of the City of Chicago (“Board”) and All Printing & Graphics, Inc. (“All Printing”) related to the disclosure of the personal information of approximately 1,750 former CPS employees