In the financial services (FS) sector, the flow of publications on ‘no deal’ preparations continues apace (see Documents 1 to 5 below and most of the
In the first appellate case to discuss “protected conversations” the EAT handed down important guidance on the scope of the statutory protection and
Landlords are increasingly being asked to sign “waiver” documents that they have received from a tenant's hire purchase lessor.
Ofcom seek comments from interested parties on their proposal to waive the price notification requirement in relation to wholesale line rental (WLR) and metallic path facility (MPF) rental prices, which will allow BT (Openreach) to introduce its Copper Incentive Scheme offer in advance of the normal 90 days' written notice period.
The new Romanian Civil Code (the “RCC”) came into force on 1 October 2011 and has reformed the legal concept of acquisitive prescription is established in the former Civil Code.
On 1st October 2011, the Romanian New Civil Code (“NCC”) entered into force.
Historically, many AIM companies have routinely granted options, and AIM directors have often bought or sold shares, in the period beginning with the publication of their prelims but before the annual report has been sent to shareholders.
The Italian fashion designer Elio Fiorucci enjoyed victory at last when the Court of Justice of the European Union confirmed that, where national law permits, an individual can prevent the use of his name as a Community trade mark even if that name has already been commercially exploited.
The Law Society has issued a Guidance Note for solicitors, which considers the relationship between solicitors' statutory obligation to disclose tax avoidance schemes to HMRC and legal professional privilege.
A recent case has highlighted the need for care in drafting "equity cure" provisions in syndicated facilities agreements.