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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
8th Apr
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This Practice Note provides background reading on the key forms and principles of EU law and legislation, examining the impact of Brexit on EU-derived...
Produced in partnership with Carl Gardner of Head of Legal 8th Apr
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Valuable IP rights will be created on a day-to-day basis for businesses by their employees, consultants and contractors as part of their assigned...
Produced in partnership with Nichola Jenkins of Shoosmiths 30th Mar
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All public authorities, when exercising any of their functions, are subject to the Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED). The PSED is set out in section...
Produced in partnership with Matt Lewin of Cornerstone Barristers 29th Mar
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This Practice Note provides a summary of the UK GDPR regime. The processing of personal data by competent authorities for law enforcement purposes or...
24th Mar
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On 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be a member of the EU and EEA. This Practice Note introduces:•the General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation...
24th Mar
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This Practice Note introduces outsourcing deals and covers the following aspects of the life cycle of the typical outsourcing transaction, primarily...
Produced in partnership with Bristows 26th Feb
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One certainty of any outsourcing deal is that it will end. So while not planning for failure, outsourcing contracts should be structured so that they...
Produced in partnership with Bristows 26th Feb
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This chart outlines a suggested timetable for the employment aspects...
8th Jan
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The following questions and issues should be at the forefront of a lawyer’s mind when advising in relation to an internal investigation...
8th Jan
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This Checklist gives an overview of the immigration matters that should be considered on a relevant transfer under the Transfer of...
8th Jan
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Required document or action Yes/No Comment/action required Do you have a public, clear and forthright code of ethics and/or...
26th Sep
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Is risk assessment overseen at the highest level in the company? In order to show top level commitment to anti-bribery measures, a...
25th Sep
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Businesses and their employees must be alert to indicators of corruption. The following checklist identifies indicators of corruption...
25th Sep
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• Has your company got a clear and forthright code of ethics which explicitly refers to a zero tolerance of bribery and corruption? This...
25th Sep
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• Any agent or representative of a business should be subject to due diligence • The company will have to make their own inquiries...
25th Sep
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• Does the company have a due diligence policy which covers all parties to a business relationship, including the company's supply...
25th Sep
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This Practice Note sets out an overview of general partnerships and is aimed at providing employment lawyers with the essentials of the topic. It...
25th Sep

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