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Brexit impact—public procurementThe UK public procurement regime derives from EU public procurement laws, and is therefore impacted by the UK’s...
Produced in partnership with Katherine Calder of DAC Beachcroft 27th Apr
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Smart metering—an introductionThe government anticipates that the roll-out of smart meters will play a significant part in Great Britain's (GB’s)...
Produced in partnership with Addleshaw Goddard 26th Apr
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This Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where such events occurred on or before IP...
26th Apr
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The most common way for an author of general consumer books to be remunerated is by advance payment from a publisher (an advance) and subsequent...
Produced in partnership with Simon Goldberg of Simons Muirhead Burton LLP 26th Apr
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This Practice Note considers disclaimers, in particular email disclaimers, and provides suggested wording.See also Precedent: Email notices and email...
26th Apr
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This Practice Note considers the general principles of recovering damages for contractual breach, starting with the compensatory function of damages...
Produced in partnership with Zainab Hodgson and Kavidha Clare of CMS 26th Apr
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Costs management in the TCCDoes formal costs management apply?The Technology and Construction Court (TCC) spans both the High Court and the County...
26th Apr
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This Practice Note provides an introduction to the business to business (B2B) e-commerce sector and covers:•the meaning of ‘e-commerce’•the role of...
26th Apr
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This Practice Note considers how to start a claim for misuse of private information (a privacy claim) in England and Wales on or after 1 January 2021....
23rd Apr
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System development agreements govern a wide range of projects from the straightforward to the large, complex and costly. The objective is usually...
Produced in partnership with Fieldfisher 23rd Apr
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This Practice Note looks at interim applications in cases proceeding in the Technology and Construction Court (TCC). It looks at specific provisions...
23rd Apr
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This Practice Note refers to mobile apps: the software applications that run on mobile devices. Mobile devices include mobile phones, tablets, smart...
23rd Apr
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What is a company's constitution?A company’s 'constitution' is defined under the Companies Act 2006 (CA 2006) as including:•the company’s articles of...
22nd Apr
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Confidentiality is particularly important in the context of mediation to enable parties to participate fully. Mediations are covered by two different...
22nd Apr
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This Practice Note explains the implications of IP completion day in relation to contract breach and remedies. The implementation period put in place...
21st Apr
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This Practice Note discusses the role and importance of the boilerplate clauses in an agreement. It identifies the boilerplate clauses that most...
21st Apr
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This Practice Note considers intellectual property (IP) rights in the context of certain artist/songwriter-focused music agreements. In particular,...
Produced in partnership with John Groom of Baker McKenzie and Alex Willis of Baker McKenzie 21st Apr
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This Practice Note serves as a quick reference guide for practitioners comparing the law of damages as it applies to claims in tort and in...
21st Apr
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ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer bound by the Rome Convention, as a matter of international...
20th Apr
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Many contracts contain dispute resolution clauses. Sometimes these are straightforward clauses simply providing for litigation or perhaps arbitration...
20th Apr

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