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January 2015

DAC Beachcroft Quarterly Marine Case Law Update - January 2015

DAC Beachcroft Quarterly Marine Case Law Update - January 2015

This edition covers the following cases:

DAC Beachcroft Procurement Alert: The New Regulations Series #4

DAC Beachcroft Procurement Alert: The New Regulations Series #4

We look today at pre-qualification and what can and cannot be considered as selection criteria. As markets become tighter and less public spending occ ...

DAC Beachcroft House Builder Top Tip - January 2015

DAC Beachcroft House Builder Top Tip - January 2015

It is common for parties to include clauses requiring them to act towards one another in “good faith”. Until recently, the significance of such clause ...

Brazil: Draft data protection law published

Brazil: Draft data protection law published

A draft Brazilian data protection law (the Law) has been published which proposes to protect data subjects when their personal data is being processed ...

German data protection commissioners speak out against safe harbor

German data protection commissioners speak out against safe harbor

At the recent Data Protection Conference in Berlin, the Data Protection Commissioners from Berlin and Hamburg spoke out on the “inadequacy” of the Saf ...

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between ICO and FCA published

Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between ICO and FCA published

The FCA has released its memorandum of understanding ("MOU") with the ICO, which it purportedly entered into on the 29 September 2014.  

DAC Beachcroft Corporate Adviser Alert: New Regulations 2015 will prohibit takeover-related cancellation schemes of arrangement

DAC Beachcroft Corporate Adviser Alert: New Regulations 2015 will prohibit takeover-related cancellation schemes of arrangement

In the 2014 Autumn Statement delivered on 3 December 2014, the Chancellor of the Exchequer announced the Government's plans to amend section 641 of th ...

DAC Beachcroft Business Immigration Alert: Immigration checks for landlords

DAC Beachcroft Business Immigration Alert: Immigration checks for landlords

On 1 December 2014, new immigration requirements were introduced for landlords who let private accommodation to new tenants, with the aim of preventin ...

DAC Beachcroft Public Law Alert - Consultation: A retreat from Moseley?

DAC Beachcroft Public Law Alert - Consultation: A retreat from Moseley?

You may recall our alert from October last year, about R (Moseley) v Haringey LBC [2014] UKSC 56. InMoseley, the Supreme Court considered the duties o ...

DAC Beachcroft Local Government Adviser Alert: Vicarious Liability, Non-Delegable Duties and liability for the acts of foster parents

DAC Beachcroft Local Government Adviser Alert: Vicarious Liability, Non-Delegable Duties and liability for the acts of foster parents

Following the recent judgments in Woodland v Essex County Council, Mohamud v Wm Morrison Supermarkets plc and Cox v Ministry of Justice, another decis ...