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Can NHS trusts charge a fee to the police for providing them with copies of patient medical records?In answering this query, it has been assumed that...
16th Sep
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Can an attorney under a lasting power of attorney (LPA) execute a deed of resignation to resign the donor as a company director?We refer you to Q&A:...
16th Sep
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What is the territorial scope of Directive 2002/58/EC (the EU ePrivacy Directive) and the Privacy and Electronic Communications (EC Directive)...
16th Sep
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Can I rely on ‘Certificates of Force Majeure’ issued by the Chinese government confirming that coronavirus (COVID-19) is force majeure as a force...
Produced in partnership with Richard Colbey of Lamb Chambers 15th Sep
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Can my force majeure clause protect me against the economic impact of coronavirus (COVID-19)?Is there a force majeure event?In English law, the...
15th Sep
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How do I activate a force majeure provision?There is no judicially accepted definition of the term ‘force majeure’, so what the parties mean by it...
Produced in partnership with Richard Nicholas of Browne Jacobson 15th Sep
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My client and/or the instructing solicitor have had to shut their offices part-way through the disclosure exercise as a result of coronavirus...
Produced in partnership with Chris Bryden of 4 King’s Bench Walk 14th Sep
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Where a document forms a schedule to an agreement, if the document in the schedule is signed rather than being printed as a separate agreement and...
13th Sep
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Can a deed by a company be executed in counterpart in order to comply with section 44 of the Companies Act 2006?Contracts and deedsThere are two types...
Produced in partnership with Lynne Counsell of 9 Stone Buildings 13th Sep
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Is there a requirement for a contract governed by English law to be written in the English language? Where a contract is written in another language,...
13th Sep
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Can a senior employee (for example a Practice Manager) bind a partnership by signing a supply contract? Could they (by implied authority/agency) bind...
13th Sep
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What is the effect of the clause: ‘[a reference to a ‘party’ includes that party’s personal representatives, successors and permitted...
13th Sep
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Can a third party rely on ostensible/apparent authority where they know the person signing a document is an employee of a company not a director and...
13th Sep
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Is a main contractor liable to the customer for the fraudulent actions of its sub-contractor in performing sub-contracted services to the...
13th Sep
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What are the requirements for incorporating the terms of an agreement which is being varied into a deed of variation?There are various methods by...
13th Sep
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Is there any legal authority on where a contract includes a definition of ‘renewal term’ but does not include a provision in the contract providing...
13th Sep
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Is it possible to draft a jurisdiction clause which is neither exclusive or non-exclusive but offers a middle ground?This Q&A relates to drafting...
13th Sep
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What are the issues relating to enforceability of a clickwrap agreement?It has been assumed this Q&A refers to the formation of a contract online by...
13th Sep
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Is a dispute resolution clause still binding between the parties when a contract terminates?This Q&A focuses on whether a dispute resolution clause is...
13th Sep

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