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Legislating for the UK's withdrawal from the EU

This briefing explains the main features of the Withdrawal Bill, how it will impact on UK law and the important scope and interpretation issues that it raises.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 17 August 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

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Business immigration series: 1 - Right to work checks

The first article in this new series focuses on the commencement of employment and an employer's obligation to carry out right to work checks.

Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 17 August 2017 | Practice Area: Contract of Employment and Statutory rights

Five tips to avoid the in-house expert trap in the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure

Latham lawyers provide five practice tips to consider due to a trap caused by Rule 26 of the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure, in an article published by The Recorder.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 16 August 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

Rating: 2 people found this useful

Fixed recoverable costs - coming soon to a court near you?

At the end of July 2017, Lord Justice Jackson presented a report recommending, among other things, the expansion of fixed recoverable costs in the fast track. This briefing examines the proposals.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 15 August 2017 | Practice Area: Administrative and Public Law

Rating: 4 people found this useful

Employers beware: Fifth Circuit narrows “fluctuating” workweek

This article examines a recent decision by the Fifth Circuit, concerning the “fluctuating workweek method”.

Law Firm: Reed Smith | Published: 14 August 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

Hard lessons from the English court on legal professional privilege

A series of recent judgments by the English courts have shone a spotlight on the limits of the protection provided by legal professional privilege. This article considers the implications.

Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 14 August 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

Rating: 5 people found this useful

Trade deal or no deal?

This Gowling WLG report considers the implications of Brexit on transatlantic trade.

Law Firm: Gowling WLG | Published: 11 August 2017 | Practice Area: Central Government

Certification denied for £14bn competition class action: what next for the UK regime?

The UK's Competition Appeal Tribunal has recently refused to certify a proposed opt-out class action against MasterCard. This article considers where this leaves the nascent UK competition collective redress regime.

Law Firm: Herbert Smith Freehills | Published: 10 August 2017 | Practice Area: Commercial Law

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New York vacates arbitral award with manifest disregard doctrine

This article examines a recent New York Supreme Court decision regarding how parties will invoke the doctrine of manifest disregard of law when contesting future arbitral awards.

Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 10 August 2017 | Practice Area: Litigation

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For the public good – a year in review by Bowmans

Pan-African law firm Bowmans has released its 2016/17 Pro Bono and Corporate Social Responsibility Report. This article provides a summary.

Law Firm: Bowmans | Published: 09 August 2017 | Practice Area: Business of law

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