The EU Green Deal announces the circular economy goal, which can only be achieved with the full mobilization of society and industry through the implementation of an integral EU policy...
The EU and UK are running two important consultations on proposed initiatives to make products more sustainable. To find out more, read our summary below.
Cooley's Productwise Bitesize brings you a short introduction to the EU's proposed Digital Services Act.
Following its Business Plan and Budget consultation, the PSA has announced that it is increasing the registration fee from £155 + VAT to £200 + VAT as of 22 April 2021.
Reynolds Porter Chamberlain
The Court of Appeal has explored the meaning of "deliberate concealment" in Canada Square Operations Ltd v Potter and has held that there need not be "active steps of concealment" for the start of a limitation period ...
As schools return from lockdown and prepare for another summer of exam uncertainty, we highlight updates and some of the legal issues of working within a pandemic.
The education secretary, Gavin Williamson, recently announced plans to introduce legislation enabling academics, students or visiting speakers who are no-platformed to sue universities...
The Office for Product Safety and Standards (OPSS) is seeking views on possible changes to the UK product safety regime.
On 17 March 2021, Ofgem issued a consultation on the latest steps it proposes to take as part of its review of energy supplier licensing arrangements - the introduction of rules to reduce the scale...
More and more people care about what they are purchasing and who they are purchasing it from. We understand the need to re-use and recycle.
The UK Government has launched a broad-ranging review of the UK product safety framework post-Brexit, specifically with a view (maybe even a mission?) to "modernising" the laws.
Penningtons Solicitors LLP
As the popularity and, therefore, demand for sustainable goods and services grow, the accuracy and reliability of businesses' ‘green' claims is coming under increasing scrutiny.
Penningtons Solicitors LLP
The new UKCA (‘UK Conformity Assessed') mark will replace the existing CE mark for relevant products sold in Great Britain when the Brexit transition period ends on 31 December 2020
On 2 February 2021, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published the much-anticipated Woolard Review, a significant and wide-ranging review of change and innovation in the unsecured credit market.
We look at the position for special schools and alternative provision following last night's televised address by Boris Johnson.
The government recently published a series of guides on specific product safety and metrology regulations for businesses placing manufactured goods on the Great Britain ...
How far does the UK legal framework go to bind businesses to protect consumers from defective products and services?
How far does the UK legal framework go to bind businesses to protect consumers from defective products and services? Watch this brief presentation
"Ben Shribman, M&A partner at Cooley, together with Rod Freeman and Jamie Humphreys from the firm's market-leading products law group, discuss key areas to consider...
More than 70,000 OLED television models have been recalled by manufacturer LG in response to a fire safety scare.