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This DLA Piper bulletin rounds up all the latest news in fashion, retail and design. The focus for this edition is the European Union trademark reform, which is the most significant reform since the introduction of the Community trademark system in 1996.
Law Firm: DLA Piper | Published: 21 September 2016 | Practice Area: Agency, Distribution and Franchising
In recent years, firms have embraced the use of onshore shared service centres to cut costs and boost efficiency. This report aims to help firm leaders to develop a business case for ‘onshoring’, reviewing the range of setups currently being used by firms and evaluating the potential cost savings...view abstract
Law Firm: ALM | Published: 16 September 2016 | Practice Area: Outsourcing
Sports Direct has announced it will offer directly employed casual staff a guaranteed 12 hours of work per week, instead of zero hours contracts, in response to the intense scrutiny of its employment practices by the press and shareholders.
Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 14 September 2016 | Practice Area: Employment
What exactly are digital, virtual and crypto currencies? This article aims to demystify the terminology around digital currencies, with a focus on the key challenges and risks for companies entering this ever developing area.
Law Firm: Grant Thornton | Published: 14 September 2016 | Practice Area: E-Commerce
Pressures on in-house legal teams to boost efficiencies and cut costs mean legal technology has never been more important. While some GCs recognises the merits of adopting tech solutions, there is still a broader lack of awareness about the benefits they can deliver, as this report explains.
Law Firm: Legal Week Intelligence | Published: 09 September 2016 | Practice Area: Technology
In this briefing, Bowmans takes a look at how the UK’s Brexit vote will impact international trade and investment between South Africa and the EU, and South Africa and the UK.
Law Firm: Bowmans | Published: 08 September 2016 | Practice Area: Cross-border: Commercial and International Trade
On 18 August the Government's long-awaited childhood obesity strategy was finally published. Originally due for publication in December 2015, 'Childhood Obesity: A Plan for Action' sets out how the government intends to tackle the issue of childhood obesity.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 07 September 2016 | Practice Area: Health Care
Given that the European Union is the UK's biggest trade partner, the terms of any post-Brexit trade agreement with the EU will be of significance for UK manufacturers. This briefing looks at the key issues facing Britain’s manufacturing sector.
Law Firm: Bond Dickinson | Published: 17 August 2016 | Practice Area: Cross-border: Commercial and International Trade
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), which recently came into force, introduces a rigorous and far-reaching privacy framework which will be an essential consideration in any M&A transaction that falls under the new regime, as this briefing explains.
Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 17 August 2016 | Practice Area: Mergers & Acquisitions
Today’s GCs face greater demands than ever before: their teams must be efficient and effective, they face continual demands to broaden their skillsets, and they must help to steer their businesses through the post-referendum uncertainty. This article discusses these issues and their implications.
Law Firm: RPC | Published: 16 August 2016 | Practice Area: Business of law
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