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  • Can a company safely investigate internal wrongdoing?

    dispute resolutionbusinesscorporateregulatory risk

    Date: 07 September 2018

    A recent Court of Appeal decision clarifies the scope of privilege for internal investigations.
  • Licence to play music on business premises

    businesscommercial technologyregulatory riskintellectual propertyregulatory law licensing

    Date: 12 June 2018

    Elizabeth Butler, a trainee in the Commercial and Technology team, explores a recent case in which the High Court ruled that a restaurant owner infringed copyright by allowing DJs to play music on his premises without a licence.
  • Fit for Purpose v Faulty Design Specifications

    businesscommercial technologyregulatory riskconstruction

    Date: 09 October 2017

    Who pays for remedial costs under a JCT Design and Build Contract when there has been no negligence on either side? Susan Wells considers a recent decision of the Supreme Court.
  • GDPR and cyber security

    businesscommercial technologyregulatory risk

    Date: 04 October 2017

    GDPR and cyber security workshops held at the London School of Economics.
  • Logbook Loans – The Empire Strikes Back

    dispute resolutionbusinessautomotivepropertybanking and financeregulatory risk

    Date: 14 October 2016

    Tom Maple, partner in the Dispute Resolution team, takes a closer look at the review of the Bills of Sale Acts, with a particular focus on Logbook Loans, and the Law Commissions proposals for reform.
  • Privacy Shield – what now?

    businesscommercial technologydispute resolutionregulatory risk

    Date: 04 October 2016

    Cathrine Ripley, partner in the Commercial & Technology team, considers the aftermath of the European Commission’s adoption of the EU-US Privacy Shield arrangement.
  • Proposed criminal offence may impose new burdens on companies

    dispute resolutionbusinesscommercial technologycorporateregulatory risk

    Date: 28 September 2016

    Bill Dixon, a partner in the Dispute Resolution & Litigation team, considers the government’s proposals to extend the existing corporate offence of failure to prevent bribery to other economic crimes.
  • Data Protection - major changes are coming

    businesscommercial technologyregulatory risk

    Date: 28 September 2016

    Here's our quick guide to what's happening, when and why the changes are important to UK business - together with our recommendations as to what to do now
  • 2 million reasons why you shouldn’t support Arsenal…?

    dispute resolutionbusinessregulatory risk

    Date: 28 September 2016

    Tom Maple, partner in the Dispute Resolution team, takes a closer look at the Gambling Act with reference to a recent High court case involving the Ritz in Mayfair and a high stakes gambler.