This week’s edition of Corporate highlights includes news analysis of the Supreme Court’s judgment in Rock Advertising Ltd v MWB Business Exchange Ltd on no oral variation clauses and the BEIS committee’s verdict on Carillion. We have also published several new Q&As including one on the impact of the GDPR on M&A transactions.
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