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Businesses hoping to register new EU trade marks or Community designs should accelerate any pending applications to try to obtain those rights prior to Brexit, an intellectual property (IP) law expert has said. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Future access for UK-based financial services firms to the EU markets could be based on a position of regulatory "equivalence", aiming for "close and structured co-operation" in regulation and supervision, according to documents published by the UK and European Commission. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will be responsible for the UK enforcement of new rules on 'geo-blocking' set to take effect early next month. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) will be responsible for the UK enforcement of new rules on 'geo-blocking' set to take effect early next month. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL
Businesses have been given the opportunity to shape the creation of an 'enhanced data' capability in UK payments. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
UK employers continue to await clarification about their ability to access EU labour once the UK leaves the European Union, an expert has said. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
ANALYSIS: For manufacturers looking to win the war for talent and tackle the industry-wide skills gap there is a compelling business case for meaningful engagement with diversity and inclusion. This has moved beyond compliance and is now a business critical issue. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Businesses must continue to plan for a range of possible outcomes around the UK's withdrawal from the EU despite the publication of a detailed draft withdrawal agreement, an expert has warned. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Four Chinese firms have joined a consortium led by Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group) to bid for Thailand's $6.8 billion high-speed railway project linking three airports. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
Pharmaceutical companies must set out "reasonable scientific grounds" to support claims made in their patent applications about the therapeutic effect of their inventions, the UK Supreme Court has ruled by a majority of three judges to two. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
A family investment company (FIC) can be an attractive alternative to a trust as a vehicle to preserve family wealth and mitigate taxes. A FIC typically has lower running costs than a trust and enables those who establish it to retain a degree of control. [...]
Thu, Nov 15, 2018
Source: Out-Law News Category: LEGAL
New rules have been introduced in Hong Kong to shield retail investors from risks associated with investing in cryptoassets. [...]
Thu, Nov 08, 2018
Source: Out-Law E-commerce & Internet Category: LEGAL