Legal News

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Chinese mobile device manufacturer Huawei has lost a legal challenge against the validity of a patent owned by Unwired Planet. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
EU students that accept a place at an English university or further education college in the 2018/19 academic year will remain eligible for financial support until they complete their courses, even if the course concludes after the UK's exit from the EU, the government has announced. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Plans to develop a new regulatory and tax framework for insurance linked securities (ILS) in the UK have been delayed until a new government is formed in June, according to reports. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A judge in the High Court of Singapore has granted an anti-suit injunction to stop two investors who pulled out of arbitration in Singapore from pursuing litigation in Thailand. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission (SFC) plans to improve its data security regulations after several of the city's brokers suffered cybersecurity attacks, Customs Today has reported. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Australia and China have agreed to cooperate on cybersecurity to protect intellectual property (IP) and business information. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Financial services firms should "reward" employees that identify cyber attacks, an executive director at the UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has said. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Bank of England governor Mark Carney has called for punitive fines for misconduct to be replaced by individual incentives in a bid to bring about cultural change in the financial industry. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Plans put forward by the government could give the sponsoring employers of multi-employer defined benefit (DB) pension schemes more flexibility over when to repay employer debt once they no longer employ an active member of the scheme. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
China's state-owned enterprises (SOEs) plan to cut production capacity in sectors including steel and coal, government-run news agency Xinhua has reported. [...]
Tue, Apr 25, 2017
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Some businesses that paid celebrities to endorse their products via photo sharing application Instagram have been censured by a US regulator. [...]
Mon, Apr 24, 2017
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL
A vote by the European Parliament has confirmed that roaming charges in the EU will be abolished from 15 June. [...]
Mon, Apr 10, 2017
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL