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The Future of Mobility - Regulating for a modern, integrated transportation system

The Future of Mobility - Regulating for a modern, integrated transportation system

As part of a wider project looking at the future of transportation, in March this  year, the Department for Transport published a ‘Future of Transport ...

COVID-19:  Claims where the insured business is dissolved as a consequence of the Pandemic

COVID-19: Claims where the insured business is dissolved as a consequence of the Pandemic

The economic impact of the lockdown from March 2020 is expected to see a number of businesses become insolvent and thereafter be dissolved. 

Covid-19, Civil Unrest and Corruption in Latin America – the challenges facing the region and the role insurance can play

Covid-19, Civil Unrest and Corruption in Latin America – the challenges facing the region and the role insurance can play

Latin America faces a critical 12 months as relatively new political regimes look to avoid a return to widespread social unrest and to continue to fig ...

E-Scooters: The rent is on!

E-Scooters: The rent is on!

This week the government announced new regulations will come into force on Saturday 4th July that will permit trial of e-scooters.  The trial only leg ...

Useful guidance on motorsport activities provided by the Courts

Useful guidance on motorsport activities provided by the Courts

Re-assurance given to motorsport activity operators as duty owed to participants who 

Equity Capital Markets: 25 years of AIM

Equity Capital Markets: 25 years of AIM

This month, AIM celebrates 25 years since its launch. DAC Beachcroft has been active in the AIM market for over 15 years and recently acted on the bot ...

Housebuilder Top Tip: Deferred Payments and Security

Housebuilder Top Tip: Deferred Payments and Security

It is often the case that the price paid for development land is deferred. Sometimes this is with the intention that all of the purchase price is paid ...

Coronavirus Risk Management Series for Law Firms: Family Law

Coronavirus Risk Management Series for Law Firms: Family Law

The coronavirus pandemic has created a host of issues for family lawyers. In this article we consider some possible solutions to the risks to firms p ...

Flexible furlough – new Treasury Direction published

Flexible furlough – new Treasury Direction published

The updated Treasury Direction which legally underpins the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) was published on Friday (26 June 2020). The new Dir ...

£750,000.00 fine shows the cost of not managing employees welfare

£750,000.00 fine shows the cost of not managing employees welfare

Fatigue prosecution highlights the importance of protecting employees welfare  - and the consequences that can follow if they don’t.