Articles - DAC Beachcroft

Articles

2022

The contract is king: coinsurance in project policy disputes

The contract is king: coinsurance in project policy disputes

In construction projects it is common to have a project policy to cover various members of the construction team.  However, it is dangerous to assume ...

Cybersecurity of Smart Technologies – New Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill

Cybersecurity of Smart Technologies – New Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure Bill

In the Queen’s Speech delivered on 10 May 2022 at the House of Commons by HRH The Prince of Wales, the Government announced the Product Security and T ...

The ICO launches an AI and data protection risk toolkit

The ICO launches an AI and data protection risk toolkit

Last week, the Information Commissioner’s Office (“ICO”) launched v1.0 of its AI and data protection risk toolkit (the “Toolkit”). The Toolkit forms p ...

Ethical investment - latest for charities on striking the right balance

Ethical investment - latest for charities on striking the right balance

How should charity trustees approach the thorny issue of avoiding investments that conflict with their charity’s purposes whilst at the same time tryi ...

School successfully claims full refund following cancelled package trip to USA

School successfully claims full refund following cancelled package trip to USA

In this article our experts consider one of the first cases to determine whether a school is entitled to a full refund where they cancel their school ...

Queen's Speech 2022 - Data Reform Bill

Queen's Speech 2022 - Data Reform Bill

In the Queen’s Speech delivered on 10 May 2022 at the House of Commons by HRH The Prince of Wales, the Government announced a new Data Reform Bill. Th ...

How anti-corruption compliant is your charity?

How anti-corruption compliant is your charity?

Following the invasion of Ukraine by Russia, compliance focus has been (understandably) dominated by the way in which the UK and other countries have ...

Update on Charity Commission inquiries

Update on Charity Commission inquiries

Over the last three months there have been a number of Charity Commission inquiry reports published. 

Charities Update - May 2022

Charities Update - May 2022

As ever, there has been lots happening in the world of charity law and regulation and, in this edition of our Charities Update, we take a look at the ...

BTR: A service driven, maturing asset class

BTR: A service driven, maturing asset class

Gemma Leonard, Head of Residential at international law firm DAC Beachcroft, examines how increasing breadth and depth of BTR is strengthening its app ...