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Introduction to the laws protecting confidential information and trade secrets in the UKHistorically, the UK had no statutory regime to address the...
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Produced in partnership with William Smith of Bird & Bird LLP 23rd Oct
Practice notes
Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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19th Oct
Practice notes
Brexit: The Retained General Data Protection Regulation, Retained Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (UK GDPR) regime described in this Practice Note is the UK...
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19th Oct
Practice notes
Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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Produced in partnership with Alex Brown of Simmons & Simmons 19th Oct
Precedents
DRAFTING FOR BREXIT: For the latest information on the impact of Brexit on the drafting, negotiation and enforceability of this Precedent, see...
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16th Oct
Practice notes
This Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation...
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16th Oct
Practice notes
This Practice Note should be read in conjunction with Practice Notes: Privacy law—misuse of private information and Privacy law—remedies.Coronavirus...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB and Daniel Bishop 16th Oct
Practice notes
The tort of misuse of private information is the principal cause of action relied upon to protect privacy rights, at least against defendants who are...
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Produced in partnership with Ben Gallop and Lily Walker-Parr of 5RB 15th Oct
Practice notes
Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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28th Sep
Practice notes
Brexit: On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be an EU Member State and entered an implementation period, during which it continues to be subject to EU...
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26th Sep
Practice notes
The tort of misuse of private information is focused on 'the protection of human autonomy and dignity—the right to control the dissemination of...
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26th Sep
Precedents
1 Anti-bribery—short form—pro-customer Bribery Laws means the Bribery Act 2010[ and associated guidance published...
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26th Sep
Practice notes
This Practice Note provides an overview of the adtech ecosystem and the programmatic buying and selling of online display advertising. It considers...
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26th Sep
Practice notes
Intellectual property (IP) agreements relating to, for example, licensing of technology and for the joint development of new technology, may have a...
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25th Sep
Practice notes
The General Data Protection Regulation (the GDPR), Regulation (EU) 2016/679 was published in the Official Journal of the EU on 4 May...
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25th Sep

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We assume that this Q&A is referring to a charge that has not been signed by either party. We have also assumed that the charge is registered against...
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28th Sep
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Is there a force majeure event?In English law, the expression ‘force majeure’ does not refer to a legal doctrine. Instead, the expression ‘force...
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28th Sep
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In answering this Q&A, research has been limited to cover execution as a deed on behalf of a company and does not relate to a deed being executed by...
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28th Sep
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A deed has four key requirements:•in writing (established in Goddard's Case (1584) 2 Co Rep 4b, 3 Leon 100 (not reported by LexisNexis®; section 1(1)...
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28th Sep
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A statutory declaration allows an individual to make a legal declaration confirming that something is true for the purposes of satisfying some legal...
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28th Sep
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We have limited our research and comments to cover the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA 1998). We have not commented on the Privacy and Electronic...
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28th Sep
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Where a contract states that ‘time is of the essence’ in respect of the performance of an obligation stipulated in the contract, it means that there...
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28th Sep
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Under section 1(2) of the Law of Property (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act 1989, a deed must be:•in writing•clear on its face that it is intended to be...
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Produced in partnership with Hannah Maidment of HRC Law 28th Sep
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Many businesses are closing their offices or recommending their staff work from home in an attempt to slow the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). This...
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28th Sep
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For the purpose of this Q&A, we assume that a laser seal is a method of application of a purported seal.Where a company has a seal and it is being...
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28th Sep
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We refer you to the following which may be of assistance:•Q&A: Is Brexit considered a force majeure event?•Practice Note: Brexit—contract risk...
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28th Sep
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There are various methods by which a document such as an agreement which is being varied may be incorporated into or annexed to a deed of variation....
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28th Sep
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We have assumed that the question relates to the execution of a scanned version of a contract or deed.We would like to refer you to the following...
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28th Sep
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Fiduciary relationshipsCertain specific relationships automatically give rise to a fiduciary duty—these include trustee and beneficiary (see Practice...
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