Commercial Client News

The Olympic Games – Are You Prepared?May 16, 2012

With only a couple of months to go before the London 2012 Olympic Games commence on 27 July 2012, employers are reminded of the importance...

Breach of Planning Permission Negates Commencement of DevelopmentMay 14, 2012

When a developer sought to make use of a 37-year-old planning permission because it had ‘commenced building work’ within five years of the permission being...

Breach of Planning Permission Negates Commencement of DevelopmentMay 14, 2012

When a developer sought to make use of a 37-year-old planning permission because it had ‘commenced building work’ within five years of the permission being...

EU Proposals for Data Protection ReformMay 10, 2012

The European Commission has published its framework for modernising data protection legislation across the EU. The General Data Protection Regulation will replace the EC Data Protection...

EU Proposals for Data Protection ReformMay 10, 2012

The European Commission has published its framework for modernising data protection legislation across the EU. The General Data Protection Regulation will replace the EC Data Protection...

EU Proposals for Data Protection ReformMay 10, 2012

The European Commission has published its framework for modernising data protection legislation across the EU. The General Data Protection Regulation will replace the EC Data Protection...

Compromise Agreements and the Equality ActMay 9, 2012

A compromise agreement is a legally binding agreement by which an employee undertakes to refrain from instigating Employment Tribunal (ET) proceedings against his or her...

Compromise Agreements and the Equality ActMay 9, 2012

A compromise agreement is a legally binding agreement by which an employee undertakes to refrain from instigating Employment Tribunal (ET) proceedings against his or her...

Parent Company Liable in Landmark Asbestos CaseMay 8, 2012

A worker who developed asbestosis after being exposed to high levels of asbestos between 1959 and 1961 was unable to pursue a personal injury claim...

Parent Company Liable in Landmark Asbestos CaseMay 8, 2012

A worker who developed asbestosis after being exposed to high levels of asbestos between 1959 and 1961 was unable to pursue a personal injury claim...