Legal News

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Carillion employees should not benefit from the full protections provided for under the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations (TUPE), a UK minister has said. [...]
Fri, Feb 23, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A new Infrastructure Office will be set up in Singapore, giving local and international firms a dedicated place to obtain advice and expertise about regional investment opportunities. [...]
Fri, Feb 23, 2018
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The monthly cap on the number of skilled worker visas issued by the UK to workers from outside the EU has been reached for the third month in a row. [...]
Fri, Feb 23, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Organisations processing personal information in Australia are now required to disclose certain data breaches they experience under new laws that took effect on Thursday. [...]
Fri, Feb 23, 2018
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The way that proposed new driverless car laws have been worded in the UK would lead to "trench warfare" over liability for accidents involving such vehicles, a UK peer has warned. [...]
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
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A new inquiry opened by a UK parliamentary committee presents an opportunity to ensure the potential benefits of cryptocurrencies are better recognised, a specialist in financial services and technology law has said. [...]
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
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The entire Unified Patent Court (UPC) project is at risk of failing due to continued delays to the ratification of the new regime, a Munich-based patent litigator has warned. [...]
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) will be able to look at 12 years worth of back taxes in cases involving an offshore element from April 2019, if the UK government goes ahead with a proposal announced in the last Budget. [...]
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Businesses in the UK's financial services sector have been asked to help shape how technology can be used to improve the regulatory reporting process. [...]
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Organisations responsible for how personal data is handled will be obliged to pay up to £2,900 each year to fund the monitoring of compliance and enforcement of data protection law in the UK from 25 May, under plans outlined by the Information Commissioner's Office (ICO). [...]
Thu, Feb 22, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Standards committed to by three gambling operators on the terms and conditions applied to "bonus promotions" set a benchmark that the rest of industry must also meet, the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) and Gambling Commission have said. [...]
Fri, Feb 02, 2018
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL
A case before the UK's Supreme Court is set to provide guidance on whether and to what extent internet service providers (ISPs) will be expected to pick up the cost of blocking customers' access to websites that facilitate the sale of fake goods, an intellectual property law expert has said. [...]
Tue, Jan 30, 2018
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL