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The use of anti-suit injunctions to stop foreign court rulings from interfering with arbitrations should be made early in the process, Singapore's Court of Appeal (CoA) has said. But even if a foreign court case has run its course anti-enforcement injunctions can be made "in exceptional circumstances", it said. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Property developers and London local authorities are preparing for changes to the mayoral levy charged on development as the Mayor of London's Community Infrastructure Levy 2 (MCIL2) comes into force next month. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The need to prepare the UK's infrastructure and modernise existing law to support new transport technologies has been identified in a new government strategy on how people will move around UK towns and cities in future. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Universities and colleges in England have been urged to require students to sign agreements promising not to pass off others' work as their own. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Universities and colleges in England have been urged to require students to sign agreements promising not to pass off others' work as their own. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL
EU asset managers would be required to trade shares in UK-incorporated companies deemed 'liquid' in the EU on EU exchanges if the UK leaves the EU without a formal withdrawal agreement in place, the European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) has said. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS There is great potential for investment in and development of airports in Asia but there are barriers to overcome. Governments which want more private airport investment must make sure appropriate deal structures are in place and relax laws on foreign ownership and investment. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A new construction-industry specific mediation centre has been established in Singapore, offering contractors an alternative means of resolving disputes to costly and time-consuming court action. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A wait of up to a year for a case to be heard in the First-tier Tribunal (FTT) was described as "frankly unacceptable" by the High Court in England. [...]
Wed, Mar 20, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Innovation is needed to ensure businesses and consumers in the UK can continue to access cash in an affordable way, a legal expert on payments has said. [...]
Tue, Mar 19, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Pension scheme trustees owe no fiduciary duties to the sponsoring employer of the scheme, the High Court has confirmed. [...]
Tue, Mar 19, 2019
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Businesses that require internet users to agree to the collection and use of their personal data in return for enabling their access to services are in breach of EU data protection laws, a Dutch watchdog has said. [...]
Tue, Mar 12, 2019
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL