What’s new in LexisLibrary

    Stair Memorial Encyclopaedia – Publication of Charities 2nd Reissue

    The title has been fully revised to reflect all amendments to the Charities and Investment Trusts (Scotland) Act to present day, all relevant case law and includes discussion in relation to recent guidance from the Scottish Charity Regulator.

    This title is one of the few narrative treatments of Scottish Charity Law (making useful comparisons with the position in England and Wales). There are now some 23,000 charities registered in Scotland and with the regulatory landscape becoming increasingly complex, this title offers essential guidance to process and procedures.

    Arnold-Baker on Local Council Administration – new edition now available on LexisLibrary

    The 11th edition of this popular book has been comprehensively updated to cover the many changes to law and practice with direct application to local councils since the previous edition in 2016. Particular note is made of the differences between England and Wales, as the divergence between the laws of the two countries continues to grow.

    New material covers recent legislation, including the Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 (in relation to public spaces protections orders and the control of dogs), the General Data Protection Regulation 2016 (GDPR), and the Data Protection Act 2018.

    Laddie, Prescott and Vitoria – The Modern Law of Copyright, Fifth Edition now available on LexisLibrary

    Laddie, Prescott and Vitoria (LPV) is an authority on all issues that are important to those practising in the field of copyright. This well-respected title is complete with worked examples and in-depth discussions, and it contains all the historical and contextual material needed to ensure practitioners are expertly briefed in this complex and fast-moving area of law.

    The much anticipated fifth edition has been fully edited and revised, by an expert team of authors at 8 New Square, to focus primarily on the law of copyright and related rights.

    LPV is the authoritative guide on Copyright law and has been comprehensively updated and extensively re-worked to take into account all the latest developments in EU and UK legislation and case law, and developments in technology and content delivery mechanisms since the last edition published in 2011.

    The new structure of the Work facilitates easy navigation and brings to the fore the most topical, fast-moving and core subjects that are important to practitioners.

    • This text contains the latest legislative developments and key cases which have developed new areas of copyright law.
    • Restructured by a team of expert barristers to give a more digital focus reflecting the huge impact of technology and the internet on copyright law and practice.
    • The most up-to-date digital copyright text on the market.

    Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents – Volume reissue of Encyclopaedia of Forms and Precedents, Bankruptcy and Insolvency (Corporate Insolvency) 3(3)

    • The volume has been substantially rewritten to reflect the extensive changes that have been brought about in the area of company insolvency by the Insolvency (England and Wales) Rules 2016 and the abolition of the statutory forms.
    • This title provides detailed commentary and a wide array of forms and precedents on company voluntary arrangements, administration, receivership and voluntary winding up.

    Paterson’s Licensing Acts – 2019 edition now available on LexisLibrary

    Paterson’s is the definitive reference work on licensing law in England and Wales, providing a comprehensive and up-to-date source for practitioners. The 2019 update includes all the major changes in the licensing law of England and Wales over the past 12 months.

    Tolley’s Company Secretary’s Handbook - 28th edition now available on LexisLibrary

    Tolley's Company Secretary's Handbook provides busy company secretaries with a comprehensive guide to all the basic duties of the job. The book is written by Jerry P L Lai FCIS, with contributions from specialists in this area, in a practical, easy-to-follow style and covers, for example, statutory accounts, company membership, directors and capital, as well as a variety of other topics ranging from health and safety to taxation. The 28th edition, covering 2018-2019, has been comprehensively updated with all the latest developments in this area.

    Tolley’s Company Law Handbook - 26th edition now available on LexisLibrary

    Now in its 26th edition, the essential Tolley's publication is the first point of reference for accountants, solicitors, company secretaries and all those involved in company law. Fully updated with all the latest company law developments and in an A-Z format, this practical guide will enable you to remain at the forefront of company legislation matters. This edition covers the GDPR, which took effect in May, and the gender pay gap reporting requirements that have been in place since April 2018.

    Williams on Wills - Second Supplement to the 10th Edition now available on LexisLibrary

    The second cumulative supplement to the 10th edition published in October and Lexis Library has been fully updated to incorporate the changes. Williams on Wills has long been recognised as the leading text in the area of wills. Considered to be the definitive practitioner textbook, this update covers all changes in legislation since the previous edition, and is a must for all practitioners working in this area of the law.

    Legal webinars

    We have 39 new webinars for November

    Practice Area

    Webinar Title

    Broadcast Date

    Company and Commercial

    Corporate insolvency for commercial lawyers (2018)

    01/11/2018

    Banking and Financial Services

    Crowdfunding regulation

    02/11/2018

    Corporate Crime

    Securing a DPA in the US and the UK

    05/11/2018

    Public Sector

    Judicial review update 2018

    06/11/2018

    Restructuring and Insolvency

    Recast Regulation on EU Insolvency: one year on

    07/11/2018

    Banking and Financial Services

    Capital Requirements Directive IV (CRD IV) and Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR)

    08/11/2018

    Corporate and Business Tax

    Corporate and Business Tax Yearly Round-Up (2018)

    08/11/2018

    Employment

    Termination payments

    13/11/2018

    Personal Injury

    Update on damages: including futures losses and the revised discount rate

    14/11/2018

    Personal Injury

    Essential occupiers' liability and public liability cases update

    14/11/2018

    Personal Injury

    Client care: working together, avoiding complaints and what to do when it goes wrong

    14/11/2018

    Insurance

    The Insurance Distribution Directive (IDD)

    15/11/2018

    Intellectual Property

    Technological change - challenges and opportunities in intellectual property (2018)

    15/11/2018

    Tax for General Practice

    Advising family businesses (2018)

    15/11/2018

    Commercial Property

    Asset management issues and trends (2018)

    16/11/2018

    Dispute Resolution

    The present state of the Civil Procedure Rules (2018)

    16/11/2018

    Family

    Issues in surrogacy

    16/11/2018

    Personal Injury

    CFAs, funding costs and the portals

    19/11/2018

    Residential Property Law

    E-conveyancing: present and future (2018)

    19/11/2018

    Private Client Tax

    The latest on the deemed domicile rules (2018)

    19/11/2018

    Immigration

    Hostile environment measures

    20/11/2018

    Residential Property Law

    The planning application process

    20/11/2018

    Insurance

    The application of the SMCR to insurers and the differences between the existing SIMR

    21/11/2018

    Company and Commercial

    Law and E-commerce in 2018 - social media and online selling

    22/11/2018

    Employment

    Sexual harassment in the workplace

    22/11/2018

    Private Client Law and Practice

    Practical tips and what to look out for when drafting effective wills

    22/11/2018

    In-House Counsel

    Impact of recent corporate tax changes

    23/11/2018

    Banking and Financial Services

    Update on derivatives and the new non-cleared margin rules

    26/11/2018

    Commercial Property

    Overage in commercial property (2018)

    26/11/2018

    Learning & Development

    The impact of technology on L&D, and how best to leverage this

    26/11/2018

    Legal Practice Management

    LinkedIn and social media for law firms

    26/11/2018

    Tax for General Practice

    Tax for General Practice end of year round-up (2018)

    27/11/2018

    Vat and Indirect Tax

    Yearly VAT and Indirect Tax round-up (2018)

    27/11/2018

    Restructuring and Insolvency

    Education Administration framework introduced by the Technical and Further Education Act 2017

    28/11/2018

    Employment

    GDPR and the Data Protection Bill: key points for employment lawyers

    29/11/2018

    Family

    Financial provision after overseas divorce (under Part III of the Matrimonial and Family Proceedings Act 1984)

    29/11/2018

    Personal Skills

    Effective communication skills for lawyers

    29/11/2018

    Personal Skills

    Effective time management

    29/11/2018

    Practice Risk and Compliance

    Joint ventures and acquisitions

    30/11/2018

     

     

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