Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Denmark, etc. | 21 Jul 2021
New whistleblower legislation in Denmark, a new anti-corruption strategy in France, and the US Air Force’s fight against acquisition fraud– plus enforcement actions from around the world and other key anti-corruption updates.
Lexology PRO | Australia, Canada, European Union, etc. | 15 Jul 2021
A look at key updates and legislation clarifying the legal validity of electronic signatures (e-signatures) around the world.
Herbert Smith Freehills LLP | United Kingdom | 18 Jun 2021
On 9 June 2021, the HSF London Corporate Crime and Investigations (“CCI”) team hosted the launch event for the Law Commission’s consultation on what…
Birketts LLP | United Kingdom | 8 Jan 2021
The witness must be physically present when the deed is signed. Only then and once completed can it be registered with HM Land Registry (HMLR).
PRO Compliance | Central & Eastern Europe, United Kingdom | 4 Nov 2020
UK experts say that the Law Commission has a rare opportunity to fix systemic issues with the country’s test for prosecuting companies for misconduct.
Herrington Carmichael LLP | United Kingdom | 21 Jul 2020
Today the Law Commission have published their latest reports on leasehold reform. The reports focus on leasehold enfranchisement, reinvigorating…
Stevens & Bolton LLP | United Kingdom | 21 Feb 2020
Commonhold was introduced in 2004 but more than 15 years on there are still fewer than 20 registered commonholds in England and Wales. The Law…
Shoosmiths LLP | United Kingdom | 4 Feb 2020
The First-Tier Tribunal (Property Chamber) has followed the lead given by the Law Commission and held that a deed may not have been validly executed…
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP | United Kingdom | 23 Sep 2019
At the beginning of September the Law Commission published its long awaited report on e-signatures, the follow up to its 2018 consultation. The report…
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP | United Kingdom | 16 Aug 2019
Despite its challenges, surrogacy is becoming a readily available form of family formation for many who have endured considerable heartache and…