Sale and Supply of Goods and Services
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Law Firm: Legal Week Intelligence | Published: 01 October 2014 | Practice Area: Career development
Even everyday commercial transactions can have adverse tax consequences if they are not implemented correctly. In this briefing, Grant Thornton looks at two examples of the types of situations all too frequently encountered when providing tax advice in disputes.
Law Firm: Grant Thornton | Published: 01 October 2014 | Practice Area: Enforcement and Regulation
Section 85 of the Legal Aid, Sentencing and Punishment of Offenders Act, which is yet to be enacted, sets out parliament's intention to give magistrates courts unlimited sentencing powers rather than being restricted to the current limit of £5,000. Shoosmiths looks at what this means for businesses...view abstract
Law Firm: Shoosmiths | Published: 26 September 2014 | Practice Area: Remedies and Enforcement
In this Q&A, Latham & Watkins partner Tad Lipsky discusses the global evolution of antitrust laws, the complex regulatory structure that enforces China’s new Anti-Monopoly Law, and the increased levels of enforcement activity happening in China.
Law Firm: Latham & Watkins | Published: 23 September 2014 | Practice Area: Competition Regulators and enforcement
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
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