The European Patent Office (EPO) has announced an increase in the official fees charged for European patent applications which will take effect from 1 April 2020.
This article authored by Kate McKenna and Simon Shinkwin considers for how long, post-Brexit, can Ireland expect Continued Alignment by the UK Government with EU State Aid Rules.
Every now and then, technological innovation revolutionises a sport and leads to a wave of new records.
As discussed in our previous client briefing available here, Daly v Nano Nagle School is the leading Irish case on reasonable accommodation.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
Current market conditions are some of the most challenging faced by landlords and tenants, creating greater disparity during lease renewal negotiations. In such circumstances...
Clyde & Co
The volume of mergers and acquisitions (M&A) in the insurance sector increased 10% in 2019 with 419 deals completed worldwide, up from 382 in 2018.
For any press officer or communications professional when being approached for comment on a potentially damaging story...
On 10 February 2020, the Pensions Regulator (the "Regulator") published its consultation response on the future of trusteeship and governance.
DAC Beachcroft LLP
On the 6th April 2020 amendments to Practice Direction 16 (PD16) of the Civil Procedure Rules (CPR) come into force which impose a number of mandatory requirements for cases involving credit hire
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On February 13, 2020, the UK's Food Standards Agency (the "FSA") updated its business guidance on how it intends to regulate products for consumption containing cannabidiol ("CBD").
I was amazed to find out that a friend of mine is selling his house using a raffle. offering the property as the first prize! I'm concerned about whether this is legal and wha the risks are.
understand that the rules for inheritance tax have changed. My father has recently passed away, he bequeathed his home to me and it has been valued at £450,000.
I'm interested in buying a beautiful house with a garden that runs down to the River Cam. What rights or responsibilities do I have in relation to the riverbank?
The recent English judgment of System Building Services Group Limited¹ is an important decision for directors of offshore companies in 'soft touch' provisional liquidation, ...
We are delighted to send you our latest e-newsletter, setting out recent regulatory developments of interest to financial institutions.
The International Organization of Securities Commission (IOSCO) published a report setting out the issues and risks around cryptoasset trading platforms (CTPs).
Arnold & Porter
The Food Standards Agency (FSA), which regulates foods and food businesses in England, Wales and Northern Ireland, yesterday issued its long awaited statement on CBD in foods.
The UK Government has finalised the legislation to implement an entitlement to two weeks' paid bereavement leave for working parents who lose a child under the age of 18.
To the relief of many taxpayers, the outcome of the December election extinguished the fears of significant increases in levels of taxation originally ...
Clyde & Co
The High Court has ruled on the jurisdictional issues which arise in claims where a claimant has a direct right of action against the insurers of the tortfeasor in the country