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March 2016

Constructors' Update - First Edition

Constructors' Update - First Edition

The market is posing new challenges for the construction industry with both main contractors and employers trying to meet the challenge of ever increa ...

Accountancy Newsletter July 2016

Accountancy Newsletter July 2016

DAC Beachcroft's Accountancy newsletter features topical news and insights for our clients and contacts.

Unsafe may not equate to defective or a breach of duty

Unsafe may not equate to defective or a breach of duty

While the Defective Premises Act places a duty on landlords to repair defects in a property that has been let, the extent to which that duty requires ...

Accountancy Newsletter March 2016

Accountancy Newsletter March 2016

FRC set to gain new powers in June The accountancy regulator, the Financial Reporting Council (FRC), will gain new powers in June 2016 as it w ...

NHS Charges : Increase from 1 April 2016

NHS Charges : Increase from 1 April 2016

The amount compensators are required to pay to the Compensation Recovery Unit in relation to treatment provided to injured Claimants will increase for ...

Does suspicion of fraud excuse delay?

Does suspicion of fraud excuse delay?

The Jackson reforms and ensuing judgments including Mitchell v News Group Newspapers Limited and Denton v T H White have increased the risks litigants ...

TUPE: Service provision change

TUPE: Service provision change

In this case, the EAT decided that there could be a service provision change where only part of the activities performed by the outgoing contractor we ...

The Bribery Act 2010 Extra-Jurisdictional Reach and Risk Assessment

The Bribery Act 2010 Extra-Jurisdictional Reach and Risk Assessment

In a series of three articles, international law firm DAC Beachcroft LLP and leading global public strategy firm Mercury LLC highlight some of the key ...

Payment Notices: Where are we now? Can I get an extra £50,000 from you?

Payment Notices: Where are we now? Can I get an extra £50,000 from you?

The recent spate of cases finally interpreting the amended HGCRA 1996 should have taught us all one thing – that is to check the application and ensur ...

PSC Register: Update – further guidance published

PSC Register: Update – further guidance published

From 6 April 2016, the vast majority of companies incorporated in the UK will have to maintain a register of persons with "significant control" over t ...