Found 296 executive insights


Display results per page

FAA drone registration authority restored

The Federal Aviation Administration has been granted explicit authority to require registration of civilian small unmanned aircrafts, or "model aircrafts." This article examines the new legislation.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 13 December 2017 | Practice Area: Air

Reed Smith 2017 Southern California Wildfires Relief Resources Guide

Families and individuals impacted by this season’s wildfires in California will generally have claims for fire, smoke and/or ash damage to their homes, property within their homes, and automobiles.

Law Firm: Reed Smith | Published: 11 December 2017 | Practice Area: Insurance

Pending legislation seeks to secure Federal Government IoT

This briefing looks at the Internet of Things (IoT) Cybersecurity Improvement Act of 2017, which seeks to impose heightened security standards on all IoT devices procured by any federal agency.

Law Firm: Reed Smith | Published: 07 December 2017 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services

Rating: 1 person found this useful

Transformative Investments: China is transforming itself into a market-driven economy

China is underwriting billions of dollars for infrastructure investment within 68 Asian and Eastern European countries along an expanded old Silk Road and Belt. This article examines the global implications.

Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 06 December 2017 | Practice Area: Real Estate

Uber loses appeal on employment status of its drivers

This briefing examines the Employment Appeal Tribunal's recent judgment in Uber BV and others v Aslam and others UKEAT/0056/17/DA.

Law Firm: Womble Bond Dickinson | Published: 21 November 2017 | Practice Area: Contract of Employment and Statutory rights

Rating: 3 people found this useful

Clean, green growth for the UK

The government has published two important papers on delivering clean economic growth and infrastructure. This article examines their contents.

Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 20 November 2017 | Practice Area: Energy

Rating: 1 person found this useful

Uber drivers are "workers" but Deliveroo riders are not - what's the difference?

The Central Arbitration Committee has found that Deliveroo riders are not 'workers'. But last week the Employment Appeal Tribunal upheld the tribunal's finding that Uber drivers are workers. So why the difference?

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 17 November 2017 | Practice Area: Transport

Court of Appeal confirms London Taxi Company's trade mark for the shape of the "black cab" is invalid

The trade marked three-dimensional shape of the traditional London taxi has been found invalid by the Court of Appeal of England and Wales. This briefing examines the case.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 16 November 2017 | Practice Area: Transport

Rating: 1 person found this useful

Indirect discrimination and objective justification

Reliance on objective justification to defend allegations of indirect discrimination will always be a balance between risk and reward. Two recent examples show how it can go wrong.

Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 15 November 2017 | Practice Area: Equal Treatment

Rating: 1 person found this useful

Uber's 'worker status' appeal rejected - further appeal highly likely

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has rejected the appeal in Uber BV and ors v Aslam and ors. This article examines the decision.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 13 November 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

Rating: 3 people found this useful

Find Executive Insights

Categories related to Transport

As a member of | Executive Insights you will receive free access to our library of insights from world’s leading law firms and companies. Content is easy to find and constantly being updated. You can also discover what insights your peers in other companies are looking at.

  • Stay informed
  • Rate content
  • Save documents
  • Receive email alerts

Featured Law Firms

Wbd-logo-rgb-150dpi0211-150x94 Grant thornton
Shoo new logo Lathamlogo
Reed smith Gowling-wlg4609-150x94