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When is a money purchase benefit not a money purchase benefit?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • August 31 2011

The Court of Appeal ruling in the Bridge v Yates case has been upheld by the Supreme Court.


What will compliance with FOIA entail?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • June 30 2011

Housing Minister Grant Shapps has announced that the government will be consulting later this year on extending the scope of the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) to include housing associations.


Are rights under an inherited collective agreement static or dynamic? No resolution from the Supreme Court...
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • June 16 2011

The long running saga of the transfer of rights derived from collective agreements continues.


Adverse possession - can a boat moored on a riverbank acquire title to the riverbed through adverse possession?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • June 11 2009

In Port of London Authority v Ashmore, the High Court had to decide whether the owner of a boat moored against the bank of the River Thames in London had acquired title to part of the riverbed by adverse possession.


Pre-packs un-packed: what is meant by a "pre-pack" administration?
  • Gowling WLG
  • United Kingdom
  • May 15 2009

"Leaving the mice in charge of the cheese" is how one commentator described the now far from unusual phenomenon of the pre-pack administration sale.


Sofia, so good? First IP reference to the ECJ from Bulgaria clarifies the scope of protection for databases
  • Gowling WLG
  • Bulgaria, European Union
  • March 18 2009

The right to prohibit extraction and re-utilisation of a substantial part of a protected database was established more than a decade ago by Directive 969EC (the Database Directive).


New leave provisions for reservists added to the Employment Standards Act
  • Gowling WLG
  • Canada
  • January 10 2008

On December 3, 2007 the Ontario government quietly passed the Fairness for Military Families Act which amended the Employment Standards Act and created a new category of leave for employees who are also members of the Army, Navy and Air Force reserves.


Greg Standing
  • Gowling WLG

Sarah Allen
  • Gowling WLG

Peter Shave
  • Gowling WLG