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Lords Call for Radical Overhaul of “Fundamentally Flawed” Licensing Act
10
Apr
2017

The House of Lords Select Committee on the Licensing Act 2003 was set up to scrutinise the Act and on 4 April 2017 it published its report entitled The Licensing Act 2003: Post-Legislative Scrutiny.

Brexit Intellectual Property Rights
21
Feb
2017

Our Head of Commercial, Grant Esterhuizen looks at possible affects of Brexit on your business’s Intellectual Property Rights (“IPR”), in particular, trade mark and design rights.

brexit-and-commercial-property
2
Nov
2016

One of which, was the collapse of the acquisition of Cannon Place by Germany’s Union Investment as well as the announcement by Barratt Development that various land-buying commitments were being put on hold. Of further concern came the news that investors had withdrawn £1.4 billion from commercial property funds.

brexit blunder
24
Oct
2016

The main effect of the UK’s historic vote to leave the European Union was to create a huge wave of uncertainty for businesses across the country. Employers can no longer plan their recruitment strategy to include free movement of workers throughout the EU.

life after brexit
14
Oct
2016

The main effect of the UK’s historic vote to leave the European Union was to create uncertainty for businesses across the country. No longer can employers plan their recruitment strategy to include free movement of workers throughout the EU.

joint and several liability
30
Aug
2016

The recent case of Marlbray Ltd v Laditi has provided guidance on what are called joint and several liability clauses.

BHS
28
Jul
2016

The recent Commons report on BHS is out. It may appear remote from your business, but are there any lessons for SMEs?

brexit
6
Jul
2016

Whether you voted to remain in or leave the EU, your business is now probably experiencing some of the impacts flowing from the UK’s decision to leave the EU.

Aldi
29
Jun
2016

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) today upheld a complaint about adverts from the retailer Aldi.

verbal contract changes
2
Jun
2016

A discussion on the effectiveness of “variation” clauses contained in written contracts, their impact on the enforceability of later verbal contract changes.