The European Court of Justice case of CCOO v Deutsche Bank in the summer of 2019 made it clear that employers must have objective, reliable and accessible systems for recording and measuring the duration of time worked ...
The German Master Agreement for Financial Derivatives Transactions (Rahmenvertrag für Finanztermingeschäfte – the "DRV") is published by the German Banking Association (Bankenverband)...
Beale & Co
In the case of RGB Plastering Limited v Tawe Drylining and Plastering Limited the TCC considered the validity of an application for payment under the terms of the subcontract between the parties
Ronan Daly Jermyn
The European Banking Authority (‘EBA') published (4 Nov 2020) an Opinion on the assessment of money laundering/terrorist financing risks in the context of Supervisory Review and Evaluation Process (‘SREP').
Loyens & Loeff
As this tumultuous year is nearing its end, it is time for our annual year-end tax bulletin. But like so many things that have happened in 2020, this version is different than what you are used to.
Fenech & Fenech Advocates
2020 has been a tough year and that's putting it mildly. The countdown on new year's eve will not only mean the coming of a new hopeful year, but also the coming of something big.
Rato & Cortés, Sociedade de Advogados, SP, RL
Non-habitual resident (NHR) is a special status aiming to attract professionals who carry out activities with high added value or intellectual property, who are not residents of Portugal as well as individuals benefiting from ...
Global Advertising Lawyers Alliance (GALA)
The Ministry of Health of the Slovak Republic has submitted a bill that would remove cannabidiol (CBD) from the list of narcotic and psychotropic substances.
The first article in our Business & Human Rights series explored the legal trend towards holding businesses accountable under international human rights law...
Kilinc Law & Consulting
Neuralink is an American neurotechnology company founded by Elon Musk and eight neuroscientists in San Francisco in 2016, to invent implantable brain-machine interfaces.
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
Welcome back to our new series of ‘back to basics' blogs in which we will provide blogs focused on common legal issues. This blog post looks at letters of indemnity, a sometimes...
Further to our earlier post on the month-long extension of the Furlough Scheme until December (link below), Rishi Sunak has announced today (5 November 2020)...
The European Union passed a sixth version of its Directive on Administrative Cooperation in the Field of Taxation, known as "DAC 6" (Directive (EU) 2018/82 2)...
The third judgment in the Lloyds court proceedings on Guaranteed Minimum Pension (GMP) equalisation has now been handed down (Lloyds Banking Group Pensions Trustees Ltd v Lloyds Bank PLC & Ors...
this article we consider the recent Supreme Court decision in Alexander Devine Children's Cancer Trust v Housing Solutions Ltd and consider the lessons that developers (in particular) might learn from it.
Haseltine Lake Kempner LLP
As the development and possible approval of a vaccine for Covid-19 gathers momentum, we take a brief look at and reflect on the life of the American microbiologist...
Fakhoury Global Immigration
The increase in the Immigration Health Surcharge (IHS) from £400 to £624, will take effect on October 27, 2020. UK immigration applications submitted before October 27 will therefore be significantly cheaper.
With Lloyd's syndicates due to lose their EEA passporting rights on 31 December 2020, on 25 November the English High Court sanctioned a Part VII transfer of all policies (or parts of policies) insuring EEA risks from the syndicates ...
Veale Wasbrough Vizards
Currently, parents can choose to defer taking up an offered and accepted place in Reception Year until their child reaches compulsory school age (CSA).
Reed Smith (Worldwide)
In our latest client alert, we provide a practical overview of the UK's recently published National Security and Investment Bill, which forms part of a new regime that greatly extends the government's power ...