James Hall reviews confidentiality obligations for employees and ex-employees including a review of a recent high court case looking at a confidentiality clause within a COT3.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
The landscape of environmental regulation is changing for aviation operators, due to a powerful combination of global pressures to reduce emissions for one of the transportation sectors with the...
Why does my solicitor want to see my past medical history?Why does my Solicitor...
Clyde & Co
The government has now published further details about the new flexible furlough scheme under the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme which will run from 1 July until 31 October 2020, when the...
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP
The Corporate Insolvency and Governance Act (the "Act") received Royal Assent on 25 June 2020 and is now in force.
Clyde & Co
The number of excess deaths which have occurred in the UK during the COVID-19 pandemic run into many thousands; this includes patients, care home residents, visitors and employees.
Giambrone & Partners
An inevitable consequence of the coronavirus pandemic is the torrent of disputes arising from the various disruptions caused by the lockdown. Businesses seek to recoup their losses ...
Along with other unprecedented measures to protect the public and the economy, the UK government announced on 23 March 2020 that commercial landlords are to be precluded...
On 29 June, the UK's Competition and Markets Authority (the "CMA") made a number of announcements regarding certain investigations into resale price maintenance ("RPM") ...
A recent 1975 Act claim judgment opened with a play on ABBA and went on to award the claimant, who co-habited with the deceased for just over three years, a home for life, a capital payment and...
The case of United Lincolnshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust v Q  EWCOP 27 concerns Q, a 57 year old with profound and lifelong learning disabilities...
Cervical cancer is the only one of the five gynaecological cancers to have an effective screening programme. It is currently offered to all women and people with a cervix age 25 to 64.
Anthony Gold Solicitors have been instructed by residents of Desmond House in Barnet to bring legal proceedings against their landlord, Metropolitan Thames Valley...
Upon the Court of Protection appointing a deputy, it is common for a case manager to be instructed to work alongside the deputy.
The outbreak of the COVID-19 global pandemic has forced many countries into lockdown and in turn many businesses have had to turn themselves inside out and implement work from home (WFH) on a scale not seen before.
In our Insight, New Update to the Cabinet Office Outsourcing Playbook: your essential roadmap to the second edition, we flagged the arrival of the second edition of the Cabinet Office's Outsourcing
The impact of Covid-19 is being felt by businesses across the whole country, but what is to happen to their contractual obligations?
In conjunction with the Prime Minister's announcements on 10th and 11th May 2020, a suite of guidance setting out measures intended to assist safe working during the covid-19 pandemic...
Although the golden rule is guidance and good practice for lawyers, it is also useful for clients to understand a solicitor's role in preparing Wills and the need to use a properly qualified solicitor
As we begin to emerge from the lockdown many people are wondering how family cases might be dealt with going forwards.