Fresh Perspectives

Purple tint 3 wide

The Barty Party – HMRC's information notice was invalid

Topic: Tax Take 09.11.2017 Read more

Sinking and Reserve Funds – how best to save for a rainy day

Topic: Built Environment 08.11.2017 Read more
Green tint 1

"Cash is king"? The rise of the "tap and go" cashless society

Topic: Trainees take on business 08.11.2017 Read more

NCL Investments - Tribunal allows deductions against trading profits in EBT case

Topic: Tax Take 06.11.2017 Read more
Untinted 5

Construction Act and Retention consultations published by the Government

Topic: Built Environment 02.11.2017 Read more
Abstract building

From light industrial to residential – the new permitted development right

Topic: Built Environment 01.11.2017 Read more
Untinted 4 wide

FCA revisits FSCS funding proposals, and abandons plans for significant changes to professional indemnity insurance requirements

Topic: Financial Services Regulatory and Risk 01.11.2017 Read more
Exterior and sunset

TV formats are the real 'Minute Winner': High Court confirms TV formats can be protected as artistic works

Topic: IP

Published by Ciara Cullen, Partner and more.

In a recent judgment, the High Court has provided helpful clarification on a particularly grey area of IP law by confirming that TV formats can be protected by copyright as artistic works.

01.11.2017 Read more

FCA allows confidential report to be scrutinised by Treasury Select Committee

Topic: Financial Services Regulatory and Risk 31.10.2017 Read more
Exterior and sunset

Liability for commencement of approach voyage under voyage charters - absolute?

Topic: Shipping and International Trade

Published by Stuart Shepherd, Partner

A recent judgment of the Commercial Court examines a novel point in respect of the obligation on an owner under a voyage charter to get the vessel to the load port when the charter contains a cancelling date but no expected readiness to load date or load port ETA.

25.10.2017 Read more