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The US tradition of 'shop 'till you drop' on the weekend following Thanksgiving is becoming more popular in the UK, but in an age where customer complaints have the potential to spread instantly and widely, sale periods must be handled carefully – this briefing looks at the key issues.
Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 23 November 2015 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
For the modern legal adviser, traditional skills are no longer enough. Today’s lawyers are expected to be leaders, innovators and business consultants. This report sets out eight key areas lawyers need to focus on, including emotional intelligence, technological affinity and process improvement.
Law Firm: Lawyers On Demand | Published: 17 November 2015 | Practice Area: Career development
The rise of video bloggers - or vloggers - has attracted the attention of many brands. However, despite the benefits a celebrity can bring to a brand, there are also dangers, and UK regulators are now showing an active interest - this briefing explains how advertisers can keep their houses in order.
Law Firm: Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co | Published: 12 November 2015 | Practice Area: Advertising and Marketing
You've probably heard about the Internet of Things – the tech innovation that is revolutionising the way we interact with everyday objects. But what is it, where are the opportunities and what do companies need to keep in mind?
Law Firm: Nabarro | Published: 10 November 2015 | Practice Area: Data Protection and Privacy
The Government has published a list of 115 employers who have failed to pay the national minimum wage to all their workers - a stark reminder of how easy it can be to fall foul of pay requirements. This briefing seven top reasons why companies may be inadvertently failing to comply.
Law Firm: Nabarro | Published: 06 November 2015 | Practice Area: Employment
New sentencing guidelines have been published which are anticipated to result in a significant increase in fines for organisations found to be in breach of food hygiene and safety offences. At the same time, the FSA has launched a food law prosecutions database, as this briefing explains.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 05 November 2015 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
This fashion, retail and design newsletter from DLA rounds up all the latest global legal developments in the sector, including a summary of the key changes introduced by the UK's Consumer Rights Act, and six top tips to master the relationship between luxury brand and fashion blogger.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 22 October 2015 | Practice Area: Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
An intriguing recent Advertising Standards Authority ruling on adverts for frozen food retailer Iceland has held that the use of the term "artisan" to describe frozen bread is not misleading, even though the bread is made using automated industrial techniques, as Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co reports.
Law Firm: Wragge Lawrence Graham & Co | Published: 20 October 2015 | Practice Area: Advertising and Marketing
An understanding of how best to protect and exploit their creative work is a must-have for any up-and-coming fashion designer. This briefing looks at some of the key legal considerations for the UK's new crop of emerging designers, including copyright, designs and trade marks.
Law Firm: Nabarro | Published: 15 October 2015 | Practice Area: Intellectual Property
Virtual currencies are attracting more and more interest from users, institutions, governments and regulators. This A&O guide looks at possible uses for virtual currencies and their associated technology and considers some of the legal issues likely to be faced by those operating in the sector.
Law Firm: Allen & Overy | Published: 09 October 2015 | Practice Area: Banking and Finance
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