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Our microsite gives an overview of issues to consider when conducting negotiations and when drafting confidentiality agreements, exclusivity agreements and heads of terms across a range of jurisdictions.
An update on developments including ESMA's Q&A on AML and terrorist financing for investment crowdfunding, the FCA's "Call for Input" and the impact of the UK Summer Budget.
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31 Jul 2015
The wider effect of the Supreme Court's judgment in Braganza v BP Shipping  UKSC 17: "opinion" or "discretion" clauses in IP related agreements.
The Government is consulting on options for reforming the IR35 legislation to make it more effective, including the possibility of placing responsibility for compliance on those businesses engaging workers through personal service companies.
The ever growing list of unlawful websites blocked in the UK for infringement copyright and trade mark rights has hit a 500-milestone, once all of the mirror and proxy sites also blocked are taken into account. Here we provide resources for those interested in the full extent of UK blocking, as well as a complete list of UK blocking litigation to date.
30 Jul 2015
Simmons & Simmons partner Andrea Finn talks to fellow colleague Ashley Wootton about the issues that arise when implementing regulatory requirements whilst seeking to manage and minimise employment law risk.
27 Jul 2015
Simmons & Simmons’ Tony Woodgate (EU Competition & Regulatory) and Nicholas Fox (Intellectual Property) explore the ECJ judgment on when applying for an injunction can be an abuse of dominance.
13 Jul 2015
Simmons & Simmons partner Julian Taylor talks to fellow colleague Cath Bean about changes to employment law in England and Wales in June 2015.
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