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The timing of strategic steps may significantly impact the balance of power between parties and can make or break a case.
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In these specific circumstances, the UK court applied the narrow channel rule, and the crossing rule was disapplied.
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In the United Kingdom, section 2 of the Criminal Justice Act 1987 gives the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) powers to serve a notice on companies or individuals..
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The Planning Inspectorate has considered what constitutes a "village" for the purposes of paragraph 145 e) of the NPPF in the context of a planning appeal in..
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Initial cost of the new-look RTA portal is revealed to conference of personal injury lawyers.
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Land Registry is working with conveyancers who process half of all remortgages in England and Wales.
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Practitioners hold vigil as images of what has become of former sites are projected onto hoardings and scaffold.
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Wales practitioner is struck off after tribunal concludes that he told a string of lies to clients and to the SRA.
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For those facing a civil enforcement action, criminal investigation, or both, the choice of counsel has become increasingly complex and highstakes in the..
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Dechert Senior Associate, Timothy Bowden, has contributed to a mini-roundtable hosted by Risk and Compliance discussing trends in anti-money laundering..
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The Claimant, Ms Linsley, had ulcerative colitis, which is classified as a disability. The condition can make individuals need to go to the toilet urgently,..
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Dechert lawyers have authored the United Kingdom chapter in the 2018 Global Investigations Review European, Middle Eastern and African Investigations Review.
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The government is under increasing pressure from the construction industry to deal with poor payment practices
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The United Kingdom's Serious Fraud Office may have lost the battle in its challenge of Eurasian Natural Resources Corporation (ENRC)'s claim of privilege in the..
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A new report, commissioned by Health & Her, has highlighted the impact of menopause on women aged between 50 and 64.
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As reported recently, an EPO Board of Appeal has referred questions to the Enlarged Board of Appeal seeking clarification on the extent to which a..
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The issue of climate change couldn't be more topical. But what is "net zero carbon"? Is it just another buzzword and what does it really mean?
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Parties to a construction contract who have not been paid have a right to refer their payment claims to adjudication under the Housing Grants
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Judge decides which law governs contribution claim against German Part 20 defendant
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Judge decides costs can be awarded in foreign currency and considers witness evidence issue
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On April 3, 2019, the IRS published Rev. Proc. 2019-17, which provides that multifamily housing projects (or, for those of you who prefer Grey Poupon, "qualified..
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Many occupational pension schemes use the services of investment consultants and / or fiduciary managers.
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In a consultation paper issued on 5 March, the second consultation on the IR35 changes, the government confirmed the intention is still to apply the IR35 reforms..
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Practical completion is easier to recognise than define.
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Regulations will come into force on 6 April 2019 that name the single financial guidance body (SFGB) "the Money and Pensions Service".
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On March 21, 2019, the European Union ("EU") published Regulation (EU) 2019/452 of March 19, 2019, establishing a framework for the screening of foreign direct..
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There has been a strong surge in recent years of large institutional investors such as state retirement plans and sovereign wealth funds making use of separately..
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Defined benefit (DB) pension schemes promise their members a pension for life.
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The Supreme Court has handed down judgment in a procedural appeal in the case Vedanta Resources PLC and another v Lungowe and others.
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As new technologies develop, the smart grid and smart devices become increasingly interconnected and exposed to security incidents.
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On April 10, Mayer Brown held the latest in a series of interactive workshops to assist employers in responding to the impending changes in free movement.
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The case of Hargreaves v Department for Work and Pensions provides a useful reminder of what employers should keep in mind when managing an employee with a..
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Partners Susan Saltzstein and Jocelyn Strauber discuss the expanding group of defendants targeted by #MeToo-related litigation
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The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is considering how smart contract applications on the blockchain implicate its jurisdiction and enforcement..
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On March 6, 2019, the Commodity Futures Trading Commission's (CFTC or Commission) Division of Enforcement (Division) published an advisory on self-reporting and..
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The U.K. Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has issued its first antitrust decision since obtaining competition law powers four years ago. The decision is a..
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Global M&A activity continued to accelerate in the first half of 2018 following the strong end to 2017, a year that was marked by several headline-making..
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The potential impact of two new coal mining projects on climate change has recently been considered by separate UK decision makers.
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The Dixcart Group has over forty-five years' experience in assisting clients to run and manage Family Offices.
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As anti-avoidance legislation aimed at trusts, is increasing, people are looking for alternatives to protect a family's fortune.
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In February 2019 the Cyprus Council of Ministers approved revisions to the Cyprus Citizenship by Investment Programme.
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Retired judge says clinical negligence claims should be heard in a tribunal rather than court.
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Regulator says it is 'actively considering' Welsh firstin but that no decision has been taken. 
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Scottish court finds insurer had not waived disclosure under the Insurance Act 2015
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The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has published its eagerly-anticipated advice to the UK Government on the UK's long-term climate change targets and has made..
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The decision of the Supreme Court in Cameron was positively received by insurers, as it confirmed that claimants cannot bring proceedings against an unnamed..
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The Supreme Court has granted Morrisons permission to appeal against the Court of Appeal's ruling, which found that the supermarket chain was vicariously liable..
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Claimant wanted case to go to full trial, but judge dismisses case after secret footage showed condition was feigned.
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House of Commons justice select committee says inequality of arms is 'fundamentally unfair'.
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