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2015

Cyber Insurance, Privacy and Data Security Newsletter - December 2015

Cyber Insurance, Privacy and Data Security Newsletter - December 2015

David Cameron presented the National Security Strategy and Strategic Defence and Security Review (SDSR) to Parliament last month. He reported that the ...

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - December 2015

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - December 2015

At this time of year it is traditional to look back over the last 12 months and do some crystal ball gazing for the year ahead. 2015 has most definite ...

Portal claims and pre-med offers – Gavin Edmondson Solicitors Limited v Haven Insurance Company Limited

Portal claims and pre-med offers – Gavin Edmondson Solicitors Limited v Haven Insurance Company Limited

The question of whether costs are payable in Portal claims where solicitors are instructed to submit the claims, but settlement is reached directly wi ...

Agile working at DAC Beachcroft

Agile working at DAC Beachcroft

In 2015, DAC Beachcroft opened its first agile office in Leeds. Agile working is a modern way of working that uses office space more effectively to in ...

Health and social care integration report: Mergers and acquisitions

Health and social care integration report: Mergers and acquisitions

The vast majority of survey respondents and interviewees believe that mergers and acquisitions (M&As) are not the only way to drive integration. I ...

Accountancy Newsletter December 2015

Accountancy Newsletter December 2015

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

Hacked off? Accountants increasingly being targeted by hacking scams

Hacked off? Accountants increasingly being targeted by hacking scams

Recently we have seen an increase in professionals who hold client money being targeted by hacking scams. Accountants are increasingly being targeted ...

Pre-Packs – The latest attempt at transparency

Pre-Packs – The latest attempt at transparency

Pre-Packs Often seen as controversial by the press but essential by restructuring professionals, pre-packs are the arrangement whereby a sale of all o ...

Illegality defence remains uncertain - the latest from the Court of Appeal

Illegality defence remains uncertain - the latest from the Court of Appeal

This month in Sharma v Top Brands Ltd [2015] EWCA Civ 1140 the Court of Appeal has again been asked to grapple with the question of when the illegalit ...

No continuing contractual duty to correct investment advice

No continuing contractual duty to correct investment advice

The recent High Court decision in Worthing and Another v Lloyds Bank Plc [2015] EWHC 2836 (QB), provides helpful guidance on the issue of continuing d ...