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ANALYSIS: EU leaders will meet in Brussels today and tomorrow to decide whether Brexit negotiations can progress to the next stage: trade talks. [...]
Thu, Dec 14, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
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The UK government has been urged to change the law to shift the balance of liability for illegal content online towards social media companies. [...]
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The UK government has been urged to change the law to shift the balance of liability for illegal content online towards social media companies. [...]
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL
Businesses involved in the payment services market will be required to have the security measures they put in place audited, under new guidelines set out by the European Banking Authority (EBA). [...]
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: Affordability is an increasing priority for developers, investors and universities involved in the provision of student accommodation, if the presentations and discussions at this year's Property Week Student Accommodation Conference are anything to go by. [...]
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Barclays Africa Group Limited and the China Development Bank (CDB) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aimed at strengthening cooperation and exploring opportunities to fund development projects in Africa. [...]
Wed, Dec 13, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Financial firms will be required to publish data on the major operational or security incidents that prevent customers from using their payment services under new rules set by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: New regulations will permit additional property categories to be held within a personal portfolio bond (PPB) from 1 January 2018, making these bonds potentially more attractive to investors. [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The UK has a "skills problem" that threatens to undermine the UK's industrial strategy, a new study has found. [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Chemicals and pharmaceutical industry groups have repeated calls to the UK government to ensure they can continue to operate in line with EU regulations after Brexit takes effect. [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Financial regulators in Dubai and Hong Kong have agreed to cooperate to help innovative financial technology (fintech) businesses to grow. [...]
Tue, Dec 12, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: Without the trust of consumers, third parties requiring consumer consent to use new rights of access to bank and payment account data will struggle to make an impact in the market. [...]
Thu, Dec 07, 2017
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL