Articles - DAC Beachcroft

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2016

Don't leave your workers lonely this Christmas

Don't leave your workers lonely this Christmas

Whilst Health and Safety is "not just for Christmas" and measures should be taken during the year to ensure the health, safety and welfare of your emp ...

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - December 2016

Information Security and Data Protection Newsletter - December 2016

After an uncertain summer concerning the future of the GDPR, the autumn has seen some clarity on its future when Karen Bradley MP, the Secretary of S ...

Autumn cyber security round-up

Autumn cyber security round-up

Many organisations struggle to allocate responsibility for cyber security within the business. Some choose to place the issue within the ambit of IT. ...

ICO Enforcement Autumn Round-Up

ICO Enforcement Autumn Round-Up

Here is our summary of the top tips and trends arising from the ICO's enforcement activity over the past few months. This round-up's coverage includes ...

Updates from across the world

Updates from across the world

2016 has been an interesting year for the data protection world, with Safe Harbor being struck down, the GDPR coming into force and many countries int ...

Professional Disciplinary Update: No 'Middle Way' Between 12 Month Suspension and Removal

Professional Disciplinary Update: No 'Middle Way' Between 12 Month Suspension and Removal

Summary It is not often that professional disciplinary matters reach the UK Supreme Court, but the case of Habib Khan v General Pharmaceutical Council ...

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Is your tenant your inadvertent Secret Santa?

Real Estate Tip of the Week: Is your tenant your inadvertent Secret Santa?

You are sitting at your desk, a few days before your Christmas leave with cheer and merriment filling your thoughts, when an application for consent t ...

The Consumer Protection Act revisited - new light on defective products

The Consumer Protection Act revisited - new light on defective products

For 15 years, the most thorough examination of when a product is defective, pursuant to the Consumer Protection Act 1987 ("the CPA"), was the judgment ...

Banking & Finance Disputes Journal - December 2016

Banking & Finance Disputes Journal - December 2016

DAC Beachcroft's Banking & Finance Disputes Update focuses on events occurring within the banking, financial, city business and general regulatory ...

International swaps and restitution – when can parties recover payments made under invalid or null and void swaps?

International swaps and restitution – when can parties recover payments made under invalid or null and void swaps?

Dexia Crediop SpA v Commune di Prato In the latest in a series of disputes arising out of interest rate swap transactions entered into with Italian mu ...