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April 2020

Incentivisation, not remediation, should be the focus in IT projects!

Incentivisation, not remediation, should be the focus in IT projects!

IT contracts should be geared to incentivising IT service providers to work with their customers to deliver successful solutions for the customer’s bu ...

Lessons from the Archers for Health and Safety Lawyers

Lessons from the Archers for Health and Safety Lawyers

While Covid-19 has not yet reached rural Ambridge, residents are currently grappling with the aftermath of the explosion at Grey Gables, a fictional c ...

Legalign Global and COVID-19 – Here to help

Legalign Global and COVID-19 – Here to help

During these very difficult times, members of Legalign Global, the closely integrated alliance of BLD Bach Langheid (Germany), DAC Beachcroft  (UK), W ...

COVID-19: Impact on Drivers, Companies & the Criminal Law

COVID-19: Impact on Drivers, Companies & the Criminal Law

Public services are under increasing pressure due to coronavirus (COVID-19). We consider the increased risks to drivers, companies and the impact this ...

COVID-19: Impact upon land registration

COVID-19: Impact upon land registration

The Covid-19 pandemic is impacting upon all businesses and the Land Registry is no exception. The Land Registry has issued guidance this week which co ...

COVID-19: Relaxation of Drivers' Hours Rules

COVID-19: Relaxation of Drivers' Hours Rules

In order to assist with the delivery and supply of goods during the Covid-19 outbreak, the Department of Transport has announced the temporary relaxat ...

Morrisons Reigns Supreme

Morrisons Reigns Supreme

The Supreme Court has today upheld Morrisons’ appeal and ruled that it is not vicariously liable for the actions of its rogue employee, Mr Andrew Skel ...

The law of vicarious liability is on the move! In what could prove to be a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court rules in the awaited decision on vicarious liability and the independent contractor defence: Barclays Bank Plc v Various Claimants.

The law of vicarious liability is on the move! In what could prove to be a landmark ruling, the Supreme Court rules in the awaited decision on vicarious liability and the independent contractor defence: Barclays Bank Plc v Various Claimants.

The Supreme Court has today handed down its decision following consideration of the appeal in Barclays Bank Plc v Various Claimants.