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November 2015

London Corporate Deals 2015

London Corporate Deals 2015

DAC Beachcroft's London Corporate team advised on more than 40 completed deals this year, with an aggregate value of over £0.75bn. These were in a wid ...

Vicarious Liability - is a football club responsible for dressing room assaults?

Vicarious Liability - is a football club responsible for dressing room assaults?

The liability of a professional football club for the actions of its players was considered in the High Court decision in GB v Stoke City Football Clu ...

Does historic knowledge of pleural plaques give a limitation defence in asbestos-related claims

Does historic knowledge of pleural plaques give a limitation defence in asbestos-related claims

Whilst personal injury claims for pleural plaques alone have not been actionable in England and Wales since the House of Lords's decision in Johnson v ...

DAC Beachcroft's Counter Fraud Team scoop top award at Post Insurance Fraud Awards

DAC Beachcroft's Counter Fraud Team scoop top award at Post Insurance Fraud Awards

Our Counter Fraud Team was named Fraud Investigation Team of the Year (Independent) at the 2015 Post Insurance Fraud Awards, the insurance industry's ...

Junior Doctor Strike Ballot: What you need to know

Junior Doctor Strike Ballot: What you need to know

As you know, NHS Employers made a new offer to junior doctors yesterday. The BMA described this offer as "fundamentally flawed". The BMA has made clea ...

Understanding the barriers to innovation

Understanding the barriers to innovation

Two-thirds of NHS leaders believe there is not sufficient local leadership capacity to deliver the new models of care within the NHS Five Year Forward ...

Urban demographics: Why people live where they do

Urban demographics: Why people live where they do

Sponsored by the firm, the first part of the Urban Demographics research (add link – at to the first pdf of the report) identifies trends in populatio ...

Contracts Basics Series #6: Time for performance

Contracts Basics Series #6: Time for performance

In this briefing note, we explore "time of the essence" in a little more detail.

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - November 2015

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - November 2015

It has been another jam packed month in the world of data protection. The Safe Harbor fallout continues and on the 6 November, the European Commission ...

Modern Slavery Act 2015: The Who, What, Why, Where and When

Modern Slavery Act 2015: The Who, What, Why, Where and When

The Modern Slavery Act 2015 came into force on 29 October 2015 aimed at tackling the global problem of slavery and human trafficking. The government c ...