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Submitted: 09 September 2019
Data controllers will now have one month from the date of receipt of a DSAR to provide response.
Event date: 24 September 2019
Submitted: 29 August 2019
A new Dubai International Financial Centre (DIFC) Insolvency Law has been introduced incorporating new insolvency procedures and measures to facilitate improved co-operation in cross-border insolvency proceedings.
UK-headquartered multinational companies face the increased risk that non-UK claimants may be able to bring claims against them in the English courts for the overseas acts of their non-UK subsidiaries. There is an increasing trend for these claims, particularly in relation to environmental and human rights issues.
Submitted: 21 August 2019
This blog reviews the Court's decision in Lessees and Management Co of Herons Court v NHBC Building Control Services Limited  EWCA Civ 1423.
Submitted: 01 August 2019
This blog post examines the recent decision in Engie Fabricom UK Ltd v MW High Tech Projects Ltd, and the difficulties the parties faced concerning a jurisdictional issue relating to whether or not the project works were “construction operations” under the Construction Act 1996.
Submitted: 29 July 2019
In this session Patrick Wallace (Simmons & Simmons) and Tim Bills-Everett (VicoBay) discussed bankable power purchase agreements and what to look for if buying into projects in developed or developing countries.
Submitted: 25 July 2019
The Supreme Court has granted permission to appeal in this important mass tort case on parent company liability and jurisdiction. Chris Owen and Adam Bristow consider the impact of that decision and its interaction with the Vedanta and Unilever cases.
Submitted: 23 July 2019
The Government has published a response to its consultation on confidentiality clauses/NDAs (“Confidentiality clauses: measures to prevent misuse in situations of workplace harassment or discrimination”).
Submitted: 19 July 2019
The Supreme Court has refused permission to appeal in this important mass tort case. Chris Owen and Adam Bristow consider the impact of that decision and how it contrasts with the recent Supreme Court judgment in Vedanta.
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Hong Kong 24 September 2019
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