Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
On 1 September the Australian Government announced additional autonomous sanctions relating to Russia (in coordination with sanctions being imposed in the US, Canada and Europe). A total of 113 Russian and Ukraine individuals and 32 entities are affected, as Baker & McKenzie explains.
Law Firm: Baker & McKenzie | Published: 12 September 2014 | Practice Area: Cross-border: Commercial and International Trade
This DLA Piper newsletter focuses on the logistics real estate market around the world and the legal issues that affect it. Legal services for the logistics sector are not confined to real estate title transfers, and so finance, tax, planning, construction and investment issues are also considered.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 10 September 2014 | Practice Area: Commercial Property
Being in business can be a daunting prospect, withso much to do and so little time to get it done; and all of that effort can be a waste of time if simple things are overlooked. This briefing sets out some simple steps that can be put in place to protect businesspeople from personal liability.
Law Firm: Excello Law | Published: 05 September 2014 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
The long-planned Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Economic Community, which is expected to be in place by the end of 2015, is aiming to substantially liberalise the ASEAN financial services sector. In this briefing, DLA Piper looks at the key characteristics and goals of the AEC.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 02 September 2014 | Practice Area: Cross-border: Commercial and International Trade
The recent case of Fujitsu Services v IBM UK is about one party’s efforts to defeat a clearly worded exclusion clause. It highlights the courts’ willingness to implement a clearly drafted contract, even if it underlines the bad bargain one party has potentially entered into, as Eversheds reports...view abstract
Law Firm: Eversheds | Published: 29 August 2014 | Practice Area: Litigation
The rapid rise of e-commerce in recent years has led to the introduction of legislation requiring website operators to disclose certain information on their websites to protect the interests of customers and users. Nabarro summarises some of the key information that must be disclosed.
Law Firm: Nabarro | Published: 28 August 2014 | Practice Area: E-Commerce
This briefing looks at a case involving the purchase of a luxury yacht in which Hill Dickinson was sued for professional negligence. The case provides a reminder that a claimant must show that the defendant's negligence caused it to suffer the loss claimed in order to obtain damages.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 27 August 2014 | Practice Area: Negligence
Manufacturing is at the core of the UK economy, with internationalisation set to represent the next phase in growth. This report, which is based on interviews with senior decision makers at large UK manufacturers, explores the challenges faced by the manufacturing sector when going global.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 20 August 2014 | Practice Area: Cross-border: Commercial and International Trade
The Advertising Standards Authority has recently published revised procedures for its handling of complaints regarding broadcast and non-broadcast advertisements in the UK. In this briefing, DLA Piper sets out the main procedural changes and the practical impact on marketers and complainants.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 13 August 2014 | Practice Area: Advertising and Marketing
The EU has adopted economic sanctions against Russia, in the latest step relating to the protection of the territorial integrity of Ukraine. In this briefing, DLA Piper looks at the latest state of affairs and sets out what companies with business connections in Russia should do now.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 11 August 2014 | Practice Area: Cross-border: Commercial and International Trade
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