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Letters of Credit under commodity contracts – keep the focus

Topic: Shipping and International Trade 17.08.2018 Read more

Dr Bawa-Garba wins appeal against strike off

Topic: Medical and Life Sciences 17.08.2018 Read more
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Has Instagram made it cool to be sensible?

Topic: Trainees take on business 15.08.2018 Read more

A variation on a theme of settlement

Topic: Commercial Disputes 14.08.2018 Read more
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Update: Automated and Electric Vehicles Act 2018

Topic: Retail Therapy 10.08.2018 Read more
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Trustees of defined benefit schemes – are they on the hook for pension transfers? Yes says the Pension Ombudsman

Topic: Financial Services Regulatory and Risk 09.08.2018 Read more
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Bradshaw – Tribunal confirms ignorance of the law is a reasonable excuse and cancels  penalties

Topic: Tax Take 09.08.2018 Read more
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EIOPA Report on Cyber Insurance raises awareness and understanding of cyber risk in the European market

Topic: Financial Services Regulatory and Risk

Published by Anthony Cutler, Associate and more.

The European Insurance and Occupational Pensions Authority ("EIOPA") has published a report "Understanding Cyber Insurance – A Structured Dialogue with Insurance Companies", which heralds its first attempt to enhance understanding of cyber risk with a focus on the European market.

08.08.2018 Read more

Shaw: Tribunal cancels penalties … again!

Topic: Tax Take 06.08.2018 Read more
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Adjudication and liquidation – the final word?

Topic: Built Environment

Published by Sarah Shafiq, Associate and more.

It is generally the case (though not always!) that courts are reluctant to enforce monetary award adjudication decisions in favour of companies in liquidation (CILs). This is because of the uncertainty surrounding the CIL’s ability to repay those sums should it later transpire it was not entitled to the award.

03.08.2018 Read more