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Claims Portal Company Data reveals that claim numbers continue to fall

Claims Portal Company Data reveals that claim numbers continue to fall

The figures from the Claims Portal Company to December 2020 shows a continuing decline in claim volumes. 

How to prepare for remote hearings and Trials during the pandemic

How to prepare for remote hearings and Trials during the pandemic

On 22 March 2020, the Judiciary published a Protocol on how to conduct hearings remotely to help ensure public safety and social distancing in light o ...

2020 Merger Control Update

2020 Merger Control Update

In its 2020 Merger Control Update, the EU, Competition and Regulated Markets team highlight recent merger control developments in Ireland providing co ...

Decisions, Decisions - Contract Award Suspended?

Decisions, Decisions - Contract Award Suspended?

In its recent judgment in the case of Aquila Heywood Ltd v Local Pensions Partnership Administration Ltd [2021] EWHC 114 (TCC), the Court found that t ...

Le Tribunal administratif de Paris retient la responsabilité de l’Etat du fait d’un préjudice écologique pour inaction climatique!

Le Tribunal administratif de Paris retient la responsabilité de l’Etat du fait d’un préjudice écologique pour inaction climatique!

C’est par la loi n° 2016-1087 du 8 août 2016 pour la reconquête de la biodiversité, de la nature et des paysages qu’a été consacré le préjudice écolog ...

AdTech update – Google changing the game

AdTech update – Google changing the game

In our previous update on the AdTech market we explored whether changes in the legal landscape around cookies and similar technologies would actually ...

Update on Legal Professional Privilege – Businesses Take Caution!

Update on Legal Professional Privilege – Businesses Take Caution!

There has been another twist to the tale of Legal Professional Privilege (“LPP”). A recent UK Supreme Court appeal decision has provided an important ...

Future Proofing

Future Proofing

Future visions of super connected, energy efficient homes in greener locations are all becoming a reality with recent or proposed changes to legislati ...

What does the future hold for CQC regulation? - Have your say

What does the future hold for CQC regulation? - Have your say

The window of opportunity is still open (until 4 March, when the consultation closes) to influence how the CQC will regulate health and social care pr ...

Public Sector exit payments – cap on £95k revoked

Public Sector exit payments – cap on £95k revoked

The Restriction of Public Sector Exit Payments Regulations have been in force since 4 November 2020.  They provide that any relevant authority must no ...