In January, I presented the Monterey Insight 2019 Fund report to London private equity managers. The sentiment from the funds sector is that there is a shared sense of ‘drift away from London...
Arnold & Porter
The UK government published its Medicines and Medical Devices Bill (the Bill) on 13 February 2020.
Onno Bouwmeister, Global Sector Head - Private Equity at Vistra, writes an open letter to the PE industry about the major role it could play in driving the ESG agenda.
Climate change – or rather, what companies are doing about the likely impacts of climate change on their businesses – has quickly risen to the top of the board agenda.
The UK government recently published an interim update on its consultation on proposed legislation to tackle online harms.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
To many people, "public sector" is not synonymous with "innovative"; a descriptor often reserved for private businesses ...
In an unfair dismissal claim, the employer must show that the reason, or if there is more than one reason
Clyde & Co
Yesterday the Court of Appeal handed down its long-awaited decision on the 'no infringement exception' whereby, ...
Pinsent Masons LLP
The UK's Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has introduced new ‘signposting' rules to help customers with pre-existing medical conditions obtain travel insurance.
Seyfarth Shaw LLP
We are now less than two months away from the new IR35 regime: important changes to the way companies engage contractors via third party companies are coming into force on April 6.
Those investments consisted contributions of over €200 million through the purchase or importation of machinery, raw materials, lands, buildings, equipment and means of transportation for food production facilities.
This post will be of interest to employers who have a defined benefit pension scheme.
The green bond market has expanded enormously in recently years, reaching US$230 billion in issuance in 2019 alone. When considering funding for an environmentally-friendly project
Electronic signatures are good news for finance transactions, as they potentially allow signatories to sign wherever they might be in the world, meaning no more unnecessary delays at completion.
We have long become used to employers offering flexible benefit schemes where employees can choose from a range of benefits to best suit their circumstances.
The UK Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) has published Sector Views, its annual report examining how each financial sector is performing.
The UK government published a paper outlining its plans for the new immigration system which will take effect from the beginning of 2021, when free movement from the European Union comes to an end.
Clyde & Co
On 30 January 2020, the World Health Organization ("WHO") declared the Novel Coronavirus (now called COVID-19) a "public health emergency of international concern".
DAC Beachcroft LLP
Following the introduction of the Low Value Protocols, in which costs are fixed for claims proceeding within the Portal process and for claims falling from the Protocols
In the recent case of Tesco Stores Ltd v Tennant the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) held that, in order to bring a successful disability discrimination claim,...