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Mar
13
2017

No Jackpot For Breach Of Confidentiality
#Dispute Resolution #Employment #Dispute Resolution

Team moves often include claims for misuse of confidential information. A recent example is Marathon Asset Management (MAM) -v- Seddon and Bridgeman. Before leaving MAM’s employment Mr Bridgeman electronically copied 40,000 documents, including a mixture of confidential and non-confidential information. As an employee, he was subject to implied contractual duties of fidelity, good faith and confidentiality....

Mar
13
2017

Additional Tax Allowance for Property Owners - The Full Story
#Private Client #Private Client #Real Estate #Clarkslegal

Next month sees the introduction of the Residence Nil Rate Band, offering those with children or remoter descendants who own their own property a substantial additional inheritance tax allowance....

Mar
10
2017

Comprehensive Sickness Insurance – Who Needs It?
#Immigration

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Mar
09
2017

Redundancy Results in Unfair Dismissal, Sex Discrimination AND Part Time Worker Detriment
#Employment

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Mar
09
2017

Assertion of Disability is Not By Itself Enough to Claim Harassment Under the Equality Act
#Employment

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Mar
06
2017

Hospitality industry – Don’t be Hospitable to Cyber Attackers
#Corporate #Commercial #Corporate #Food and Restaurants

Many key players in the global hospitality industry have fallen victim to cyber-attacks over recent years, including the Hilton, the Trump Hotels and the Mandarin Oriental....

Mar
06
2017

Replies to Enquiries – Misrepresentation
#Real Estate #Environment #Health & Safety #Real Estate

The importance of giving accurate and full information in replies to enquiries has been underline by a recent case in which a tenant successfully counterclaimed against its landlord for the cost of remedial works for asbestos removal and associated costs of temporary accommodation....

Mar
03
2017

Construction employers urged to check CSCS cards for signs of forgery
#Construction #Construction #Employment #UK Immigration #Outsourcing & Supply Chain

Lawyers providing specialist legal advice to the construction industry - Right To work Checks and CSCS cards...

Mar
03
2017

No Implied Term That Loan Can Be Waived in Voluntary Redundancy Situation
#Employment

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Mar
03
2017

Digitised Tribunal System - a Step Closer
#Employment

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Mar
03
2017

Holiday Pay Challenge Runs out of Gas in Supreme Court
#Employment

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Mar
02
2017

When can foreign claims be brought in England?
#Dispute Resolution #Corporate #Employment #Outsourcing & Supply Chain

The English High Court is a popular venue for the resolution of international disputes. From a claimant’s perspective, it allows the possibility of various funding models and the ability to recover costs from the losing party. ...

Feb
28
2017

“Have a break”. Trade marking the shape of goods
#Commercial

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Feb
27
2017

Do We Have a Contract? The Pitfalls of Inconsistent Communication Examined in the Court of Appeal
#Dispute Resolution #Commercial

The question of when a binding contract is formed has been re-examined in the recent case of Global Asset Capital v Aabar Block, where Global tried to enforce an oral deal surrounded by written communications which did not make the terms of the agreement clear. ...

Feb
24
2017

Tier 2 Immigration Skills Charge to be introduced on 6 April 2017
#Immigration

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Feb
24
2017

Data Subject Access Requests – Court of Appeal limits scope of exceptions
#Employment

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Feb
22
2017

A costly detour - employer’s attempt to bypass collective bargaining to negotiate directly with employees fails
#Employment

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Feb
22
2017

Supreme Court decides minimum income immigration rule is lawful
#Immigration

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Feb
22
2017

Will the courts enforce non compete covenants
#Dispute Resolution #Employment

COURTS SUPPORT ENFORCEMENT OF NON-COMPETE COVENANT AGAINST DEPARTING EMPLOYEE...

Feb
21
2017

Public Procurement: Challenging the Tender Documents
#Public Procurement

Useful guidance has been given by the courts on the management of procurement challenges where the complaint relates to the tender documents themselves....

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