Financial advisers can give scaled advice under FOFA reforms but they will need to carefully meet four key requirements.
The proposed reform of the existing planning regime aims to change the culture and approach to environmental assessment.
Google's change of keyword policy means trademark owners must monitor uses of their marks in Google AdWords campaigns.
Carriers' powers to access multi-storey office buildings to install telecommunications facilities have been clarified.
This case involved a dispute over ownership and alleged infringement of copyright in a number of computer software programs.
The Council of the European Union has published Regulation 401/2013 which repealed Regulation 194/2008.
In 2012 Hong Kong introduced the Personal Data Ordinance to, amongst other things, strengthen restrictions on the use of personal data for direct marketing purposes.
The Central Bank of Ireland announced in April 2013 that the Deputy Governor, Matthew Elderfield, intended to step down from his position, and is due to leave the Central Bank later in the year.
A summary of the discussion on the practical implications of recently published anti-money laundering legislative proposals.
A summary of the most recent antitrust-competition law developments.
A summary of the new developments as reported by the FCA, the PRA, the UKLA, the Upper Tribunal, the Financial Ombudsman Service and the London Stock Exchange over the past week, with links to the full documents where these are available.
The UK banking sector is facing a number of challenges as a result of increased regulation and supervisory control which may adversely impact commercial real estate lending.
The Government has published an open consultation on further proposed reforms to legislation governing the Community Infrastructure Levy.
The Government introduced tax breaks for UK property funds in 2008, and it has taken five years for the industry to start responding.
With many businesses still struggling to get finance from the banks, crowdfunding is a route that many entrepreneurial businesses are considering.
This Client Alert serves as an executive summary for a supplementary white paper, The Basics of Transacting in Offsets under AB 32, and will assist clients in addressing offset transaction risks.
The California Senate Judiciary Committee, reported Senate Bill No. 610 out of committee to the California Senate Floor.
The Board is asking for comments on proposed modifications to the Master Glossary included in the FASB Accounting Standards Codification®.
In a military where, last year, there were a whopping 26 convictions out of 26,000 charges of sexual assault, the news tonight is that the sexual harassment prevention officer at Fort Hood has been arrested for sexual assault and for forcing a subordinate into prostitution.
The New York City Council recently passed the New York City Earned Sick Time Act which will require employers with 20 or more employees to provide paid sick leave to their employees.