Legal Feeds

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Regulators in the UK and Ireland are understood to have begun discussions on cross-border arrangements that will allow UK investors to continue to access funds domiciled in Ireland once the UK leaves the EU, according to press reports. [...]
Fri, Jul 20, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Proposed changes to the law which would make it easier for leasehold homeowners in England to buy the freeholders of their properties have been published for consultation by the Law Commission. [...]
Fri, Jul 20, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A firm which manages money for a Libyan sovereign wealth fund has won a substantial case against its former chief executive for bribery and breaches of fiduciary duty. [...]
Fri, Jul 20, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A court was correct to set aside an adjudication determination on natural justice grounds as the adjudicator had failed to consider some of the issues put before him, the Singapore Court of Appeal has ruled. [...]
Fri, Jul 20, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The average value of construction disputes and the time taken to resolve them increased again last year, reflecting the fact that disputes are becoming larger and more complex, according to a new report. [...]
Fri, Jul 20, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
In a ruling over a dispute between Sir Cliff Richard and the BBC, the High Court ruled that "as a matter of general principle, a suspect has a reasonable expectation of privacy in relation to a police investigation". [...]
Fri, Jul 20, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: Third party litigation funding is a growing industry in England and Wales, although the market remains largely unregulated. [...]
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: Australia has followed the UK's lead by introducing legislation targeting modern slavery. [...]
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Scotland's new digital health and care strategy contains a blueprint for the adoption of digital technologies to transform the way health and care services are delivered and improve outcomes for patients. [...]
Thu, Jul 19, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Employers, the government and human rights bodies must do more to tackle discrimination and bias against older workers, according to new report. [...]
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Plans to force web browser providers to ask users to set their privacy preferences could be scrapped, according to proposals under consideration by EU law makers. [...]
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL
The European Commission has imposed a €4.34 billion fine on Google over "illegal restrictions" it said the company had imposed on mobile device manufacturers and network operators. [...]
Wed, Jul 18, 2018
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL