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  • EU Commission opens formal investigation into Aspen Pharma’s alleged abuse of dominant position involving excessive pricing Restricted access

    Article

    Submitted: 26 May 2017

    This procedural step is significant as it is the first occasion the EU Commission has investigated excessive pricing practices in the pharmaceutical sector.

  • Podcast 595: Business protection - The basics

    Video Podcast

    Submitted: 25 May 2017

    Simmons & Simmons partners Andrea Finn and Angus McLean discuss the basics of business protection including the ways in which breaches can occur, which assets are at risk and how best to protect these assets.

  • ECJ Opinion - Singapore Free Trade Agreement and Brexit implications

    Blog Post

    Submitted: 19 May 2017

    ​The European Court of Justice's Opinion on questions of the process for concluding a bilateral free trade agreement between the EU and the Republic of Singapore is particularly important as it will determine which provisions will require approval and subsequent ratification from all remaining EU Member States in any UK-EU deal brokered in the context of Brexit.

  • ECJ’s Opinion on the Singapore Free Trade Agreement and the implications for brokering the Brexit deal

    Article

    Submitted: 19 May 2017

    The European Court of Justice's Opinion on questions of the process for concluding a bilateral free trade agreement between the EU and the Republic of Singapore is particularly important as it will determine which provisions will require approval and subsequent ratification from all remaining EU Member States in any UK-EU deal brokered in the context of Brexit.

  • Business protection: The basics

    Webinar

    Submitted: 19 May 2017

    ​Materials from our webinar where Simmons & Simmons partners Andrea Finn and Angus McLean discussed the basics of business protection including risk factors and potential breaches, the business assets at risk and how best to protect these.

  • Failure to give notice of an equitable assignment of a trade mark licence: lessons from GNIC v Holland & Barrett [2017] EWHC 746 (Ch) Restricted access

    Article

    Submitted: 19 May 2017

    Failure to give notice of an equitable assignment of a trade mark licence might prevent the assignee from exercising its rights under the licence.

  • Investing in start-ups Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 18 May 2017

    In this session we explore the issues that start-ups and investors encounter and some key challenges they need to overcome.

  • Can your most valuable assets walk out of the door? Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 18 May 2017

    To a large extent, the security of your business is in the hands of those individuals who have access to information, strategy and staff. Managing the risk caused by the natural movement of people into and out of a business, or by negligent or rogue employees, is something that all organisations need to grapple with. This session focuses on some of the practical and legal steps that businesses can take to mitigate the risks arising from today’s increasingly flexible, mobile and global workforce.

  • Blockchain in the real world: A demonstration Restricted access

    Seminar

    Submitted: 18 May 2017

    This session gives a demonstration of a Bitcoin transaction from Jason Vincente, the founder of Aeguana, a bitcoin and blockchain consultancy firm. The session also provides commentary on how the market for enterprise-grade blockchain applications has matured over the last 12 months, and some key legal and regulatory issues that firms are encountering when developing and rolling out blockchain solutions.

  • High Court rules on FRAND patent licences

    Article

    Submitted: 16 May 2017

    Unwired Planet v Huawei: High Court sets FRAND royalty rate

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