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Ofcom decision in the Pay-TV market

It was announced last month that Ofcom will require BSkyB to offer at a wholesale level its Sky Sports 1 & 2 channels at a price set by the regulator. This will enable other platform providers to gain access to both channels on fair terms. We assess the impact on the wider broadcasting community.

Law Firm: Field Fisher Waterhouse | Published: 14 April 2010 | Practice Area: Management Buyins and Buyouts

Transfer Pricing - new Irish legislation in force from 2011

Transfer pricing legislation will come into force in Ireland from 1 January 2011. Here, we assess the implications.

Law Firm: Field Fisher Waterhouse | Published: 14 April 2010 | Practice Area: Enforcement and Regulation

Financial Institutions briefing: The Financial Services Act 2010

Last week, the UK Parliament enacted the Financial Services Bill as part of the "wash-up" process prior to Parliament being dissolved on 12 April 2010. This briefing will provide a high-level overview of the changes to the UK's regulatory regime brought about by the Act.

Law Firm: Ashurst | Published: 13 April 2010 | Practice Area: Corporate Governance

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Aviation - an overview of recent developments

An in-depth review of the latest developments in the aviation sector. This briefing covers a range of topics, including: legal and regulatory update; EU Emissions Trading Scheme update; ECJ’s surprise decision on compensation for delays and 2010: will it be any better?

Law Firm: Stephenson Harwood | Published: 13 April 2010 | Practice Area: Practice and Procedure

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A guide to doing business in Slovakia

An in-depth guide to conducting business in Slovakia by lawyers based at CMS Cameron McKenna's local office. This briefing covers a range of useful topics, including: court structure; real estate; finance; employment law; construction and tax.

Law Firm: CMS | Published: 13 April 2010 | Practice Area: Regulation and Enforcement

Innospec sentencing: SFO plea deal went too far

The sentencing remarks of Lord Justice Thomas in the recent case of Regina v Innospec Ltd raise questions as to the ability of the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) to live up to the promises outlined in its July 2009 guidance on its approach to dealing with overseas corruption. We take a closer look.

Law Firm: CMS | Published: 13 April 2010 | Practice Area: Practice and Procedure

Civil Justice Reform: One Year On

Six months ago, we asked whether Civil Justice Reform (CJR) had been effective or defective. This briefing looks critically at how the new regime has worked in practice and concludes that there is still some way to go before litigators in Hong Kong will feel the new rules are consistently applied.

Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 13 April 2010 | Practice Area: Litigation

US SEC proposes massive ABS rule changes

The US SEC has released a massive rule-making proposal relating to asset-backed securities (ABS). This briefing covers all the broad categories of the proposal, including changes to the forms that may be used to register ABS for public offerings and substantial new disclosure requirements.

Law Firm: Mayer Brown | Published: 13 April 2010 | Practice Area: Regulation and Compliance

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Titan Steel Wheels v RBS - contractual disclaimers of advisory duties

The recent decision of the Commercial Court in Titan Steel Wheels v Royal Bank of Scotland will be welcomed by investment banks engaged in structuring derivative products for clients which suffered losses in the economic downturn. In this briefing, Herbert Smith takes a closer look at the ruling.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 13 April 2010 | Practice Area: Litigation

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On the hook: how contractors may be liable for defects up to 15 years from completion of the works

How long can a contractor be on the hook for defective works under a building contract? Twelve years from practical completion? The answer may not be so simple in light of the decision in Robinson v P.E. Jones. Here, we take a closer look.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 12 April 2010 | Practice Area: Litigation

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