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France: The Loi Travail - Introduction
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 8 2017

One of Emmanuel Macron's key campaign promises was the reform of laws relating to employees partly, in order to help French companies respond in a


Privy Council considers proper approach to establishing the beneficial ownership of jointly-held assets
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 7 2017

In Marr v Collie 2017 UKPC 17, a dispute arose between a separated same-sex couple about the beneficial ownership of property purchased during the


Potential amendments to the UK Modern Slavery Act
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 6 2017

In the United Kingdom, two private members bills have been introduced into the House of Lords that seek to amend the Modern Slavery Act 2015. If


Supreme Court considers extent to which an appellant’s relationship with a wealthy third party is relevant in considering whether a payment condition will stifle its appeal
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 6 2017

A court may impose conditions when granting permission to appeal. These conditions may include a requirement that the appellant pay money into court


Unified Patent Court Agreement still on pause despite 14th ratification
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 6 2017

Lithuania has now ratified the UPC Agreement (UPCA) (on 24th August 2017) making it the 14th state to do so (see the UPCA ratification index here


Court of Appeal clarifies test for establishing existence of assets for freezing injunctions
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2017

The Court of Appeal has held that, to obtain a freezing injunction, an applicant must establish either a "good arguable case" or "grounds for belief"


Ofcom arrangements with the BBC regarding complaints about BBC online material
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2017

In a recent statement Ofcom and the BBC announced how they intend to address BBC online complaints. In April 2017 Ofcom took over from the BBC Trust


Ofcom Communications Market Report 2017
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2017

On 3 August 2017 Ofcom published its annual Communications Market Report (the "Report"). The Report incorporates statistics and a review of the


Gambling Commission issues new enforcement strategy
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2017

On 5 July 2017 the Gambling Commission announced the implementation of its new enforcement strategy which will be used to deal with operators who


Ofcom publishes new regulatory fees regimes for on-demand programme services
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • September 5 2017

In a recent statement published by Ofcom, the regulator outlined its new regulatory fees regime for on demand programme services ("ODPS"