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This Practice Note provides an introduction to the tort of malicious falsehood. Unlike a claim for defamation, there is no requirement in a claim for...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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Co-operative and community benefit societiesWhat is a co-operative or community benefit society?A co-operative society or community benefit society...
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19th May
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Information society services and e-commerceIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation...
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19th May
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Rome II—application and interpretationThis Practice Note is for use when determining applicable law in respect of events giving rise to damage, where...
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19th May
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Brexit—exiting the EU under Article 50 [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.This Practice Note contains...
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Produced in partnership with Adam Cygan of University of Leicester 19th May
Q&As
Can the board of a co-operative and community benefit society (a registered society) delegate powers to any third party, and can the registered...
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19th May
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CE-File—introduction to electronic filing in the Rolls Building and other courtsThis Practice Note provides guidance on the interpretation and...
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19th May
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Claiming damages—tort and contract claims comparedThis Practice Note serves as a quick reference guide for practitioners comparing the law of damages...
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19th May
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Rome Convention—introduction and interpretation [Archived]ARCHIVED: This Practice Note has been archived and is not maintained.The UK is no longer...
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19th May
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This Practice Note describes and explains the Uniform Domain Name Dispute Resolution Policy (UDRP) process and covers:•Application of the UDRP•Purpose...
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Produced in partnership with Emily Taylor of Oxford Information Labs 19th May
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The internet and, in particular, social media is a high risk area for defamation litigation. Content posted on blogs, internet forums, online...
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Produced in partnership with 5RB 19th May
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For the purposes of copyright law the term 'film' means a recording, on any medium, from which a moving image may by any means be produced. A...
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Produced in partnership with Greg Ruback of Bristows and Jake Palmer of Bristows 19th May
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Requirements of the company sealThis Practice Note provides practical guidance regarding the requirements of the company seal. Where a company has a...
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19th May
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Although its popularity has declined in recent years in favour of permissive licences such as MIT, a significant amount of software remains licensed...
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19th May
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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...
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Produced in partnership with Andrew Sharpe of Orange Business Services 19th May
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This Practice Note examines the law and regulation that applies to operating prize promotions, including prize competitions and free prize draws. It...
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19th May

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Influencer agreements—key issuesThis Practice Note is aimed primarily at brands wanting to use influencers for particular social marketing campaigns...
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Produced in partnership with Caroline Swain of Charles Russell Speechlys LLP 20th Sep
Precedents
Status determination statement—off-payroll rules (IR35)[To be set out on client’s headed notepaper or with client’s logo]Status determination...
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17th Sep
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IR35—off-payroll workers—practical considerations for the fee-payerThe off-payroll IR35 regime broadly applies where:•from 6 April 2017, a public...
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17th Sep
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IR35—off-payroll workers—practical considerations for the end clientThe off-payroll IR35 regime broadly applies where:•from 6 April 2017, a public...
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17th Sep
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Personal service companies—the key benefits and key tax considerationsCoronavirus (COVID-19): in light of the coronavirus crisis, the government has...
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17th Sep
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ISP and intermediary liabilityThe EU E-Commerce Directive (Directive 2000/31/EC), which deals with certain legal aspects of information society...
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17th Sep
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Image rights—protection, exploitation and taxationAs of exit day (31 January 2020) the UK is no longer an EU Member State. However, in accordance with...
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Produced in partnership with JJ Shaw of Lewis Silkin LLP, Alex Kelham of Lewis Silkin LLP and Rob Meredith CTA of PKF Francis Clark 8th Sep
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Digital advertising channels—introductionThis Practice Note introduces common digital advertising and marketing channels and highlights relevant legal...
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8th Sep
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Moral rightsThe nature of moral rightsThe Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988 (CDPA 1988) confers a number of personal rights on authors that are...
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7th Sep
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Sub-licensing intellectual property rightsAn intellectual property (IP) owner may choose to license its IP to a third party. This can be an effective...
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Produced in partnership with Jessica Stretch 3rd Sep
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Joint ownership of intellectual property rightsWhen parties collaborate on creative projects or research and development, complex questions arise...
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Produced in partnership with Jessica Stretch 3rd Sep
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Advertising law and regulationThis Practice Note introduces the laws and regulations governing advertising in general and covers:•Regulatory regime...
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31st Aug
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Dealing with social media influencers—PolandThis Practice Note is aimed primarily at brands and advertising agencies wishing to engage with social...
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Produced in partnership with Piotr Dynowski LL.M. of Bird & Bird and Michał Sałajczyk of Bird & Bird 26th Aug
Precedents
Individual image release waiving rights in photographsFrom: [insert name and address of individual]To: [insert name and address of photographer]Date:...
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Produced in partnership with Jessica Stretch 23rd Aug
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The Bribery Act 2010—an introductory guideThe Bribery Act 2010 (BA 2010) was passed to ensure the UK’s compliance with the Organisation for Economic...
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Produced in partnership with Joanne Kane of Carmelite Chambers 20th Aug
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Getting the Deal Through: Telecoms and Media 2020Jurisdictions coveredThe following jurisdictions are covered in this report:Brazil; China; Egypt;...
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18th Aug
Q&As
Do you have a draft model release?Precedent: Individual image release waiving rights in photographs also known as a model release, takes the form...
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16th Aug
Q&As
When licensing intellectual property rights such as copyright in the media sector, is a grant of rights ‘worldwide’ enough or should the territory...
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Produced in partnership with David Hansel of Hansel Henson 16th Aug
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Dealing with social media influencers—ChinaThis Practice Note is aimed primarily at brands wishing to engage with influencers (or other talent) for...
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Produced in partnership with Grace Guo of Hogan Lovells and Stefaan Meuwissen of Hogan Lovells 16th Aug

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