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When is a data controller liable for the criminal acts of a rogue employee?
  • Kingsley Napley
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2017

The acquisition from organisations of large databases of personal data by external parties (usually hackers) is an increasingly modern phenomenon -


High Court finds that Visa’s UK card charges do not restrict competition
  • Slaughter and May
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2017

On Thursday 30 November 2017 the High Court handed down its judgment in Sainsbury's Supermarkets Ltd v Visa Europe Services LLC & Ors. This is the


Insurers’ right to reimbursement of advanced Defence Costs
  • Beale & Company
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2017

Insurers' right to reimbursement of advanced Defence Costs The High Court's decision in Oldham v QBE Insurance (Europe) Ltd provides mixed news for


English High Court confirms that sharia non-compliance will not affect the enforceability of an English law agreement in an Islamic finance structure
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom
  • December 13 2017

The Financial List in the English High Court has considered the preliminary issue of the validity and enforceability of an agreement governed by


Russia’s Rosneft to re-challenge EU sanctions
  • Baker McKenzie
  • European Union
  • December 13 2017

It is understood that Russian owned oil and gas company, Rosneft, has re-challenged the EU’s decision to impose sanctions on Russia in July 2014


Independent midwives: liability cover
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • December 13 2017

Yesterday the High Court, in R (Beety & Ors) v Nursing and Midwifery Council, dismissed an application for judicial review of a decision of the


When is a contribution sufficient to give rise to joint authorship?
  • Bristows
  • United Kingdom
  • December 12 2017

Have you ever given an idea to a friend, who then weaved that idea into their work? Did you feel that you should be recognised for your idea being


Morrisons found vicariously liable for a data breach committed by one of its employees
  • Reed Smith LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • December 12 2017

Following a recent ruling by the High Court against WM Morrisons Supermarket PLC ("Morrisons"), employers may now find themselves vicariously liable


A litigator’s yearbook: 2017 (England and Wales)
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • December 12 2017

As we see another year out, it’s a good time to look back at what 2017 has had in store. In this post we summarise some of the key developments from


Delivery of the BIM Model - Trant Engineering v Mott MacDonald 2017 EWHC 2061 (TCC)
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • December 12 2017

The case of Trant Engineering v Mott MacDonald 2017 EWHC 2061 (TCC) is notable for being the first judicial decision to consider the use of BIM