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Strict rulings by the ASA for product advertisements alleging “health benefits”
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • November 24 2017

The UK Advertising Standards Agency (ASA) has upheld a complaint made against Nomad Choice Pty Ltd in relation to a social media post advertising a


Bringing EU regulation home a sign of things to come?
  • RPC
  • European Union
  • April 28 2015

A short recent judgment is a reminder of the need for financial institutions to keep an eye not only on what their home regulator is doing, but also


BT ordered to block access to copyright-infringing website
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • September 19 2011

Rights holders have previously made successful claims against infringing websites.


Media plurality and fitness for purpose
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • August 31 2011

News Corporation’s attempt to acquire the 60 of BSkyB it did not already own became one of the hottest of political hot potatoes.


No ‘red tape challenge’ for financial services
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • April 11 2011

The Government launched last week its Red Tape Challenge with no mention of financial services regulation.


Rome II temporal scope: two conflicting views from the High Court
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • November 17 2010

Rome II (Regulation (EC) No 8642007 On the Law Applicable to Non-Contractual Obligations) introduced a new uniform EUwide regime for determining the law applicable to non-contractual obligations (such as tort and unjust enrichment).


The end of anti-suit injunctions within the European Union?
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • May 26 2010

Anti-suit injunctions have long been a useful tool for parties with a contractual arbitration clause when facing a counterparty that is intent on commencing proceedings in a foreign jurisdiction.


Rome I
  • RPC
  • European Union
  • May 14 2010

On 17 December 2009, Regulation 5932008 on the law applicable to contractual obligations, known as 'Rome I', came into effect.


High Court case offers insight into application of Rome II
  • RPC
  • Spain, United Kingdom, European Union
  • March 31 2010

Jacobs v Motor Insurers' Bureau is the first High Court case to consider EU Regulation 8642007 - known as Rome II - since it came into effect in January 2009.


REACH
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • July 18 2008

The REACH Regulations came into force on 1 June 2007, replacing combined European Directives and Regulations concerning the Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals.