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Last month the European Commission published an updated Best Available Techniques (BAT) Reference Document and BAT Conclusions document for the food

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It goes without saying that operating lessors put a great deal of planning and work into placing an aircraft on lease and delivering it to their

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In June 2019, British construction industry body, BuildUK, published amendments it would like made to standard construction contracts to support its

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Football is football - VOA 1 Businesses 0 - business rates and material change of circumstances

The Upper Tribunal (UT) has upheld the decision of the Valuation Tribunal for England (VTE) that the consequences flowing from relegation of a

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Engage emotional intelligence

Construction disputes often involve complex facts and law. The potential commercial effects of such disputes can put jobs, reputations and profit

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Section 73 Changes - Don’t Let the Gremlins In

The Court of Appeal’s decision in Finney v Welsh Ministers in late 2019 - that Section 73 permissions cannot alter the description of development -

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The utility regulators' powers to impose financial penalties

In 2019 fines totalling around £9.5 million for contravention of licence conditions were imposed by the economic regulators of utilities

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Scottish Real Estate 2019 Review

In this alert we look back at 2019 and pick out a legal highlight, from each month, that impacts on Scottish real estate

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Discrimination update - what constitutes a ‘philosophical belief’ under the Equality Act?

An employee’s view that it is impossible for an individual to change their sex was held not to be a philosophical belief for the purposes of the

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The Information Commissioner’s Office consults on subject access guidance

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Veganism is a philosophical belief

Case law has held that, for a philosophical belief to have protection under the Equality Act 2010, the belief has to meet the following conditions

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Whistleblowing: Is a detriment suffered outside work as a result of a disclosure protected by the Employment Rights Act?

In the recent case of Tiplady v City of Bradford Metropolitan Council the Court of Appeal considered whether a detriment suffered by an employee as a

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Part 1 of this blog considered the expectations and challenges around build out and some of the reforms proposed to address it. This part considers

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Between 201112 and 201718, on average, 258,192 homes were consented each year but only 153,560 homes were completed each year. This gap is a

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Cryptoasset businesses: are you ready for 5MLD?

From 10 January 2020, the FCA will supervise the anti-money laundering (AML) compliance of certain cryptoasset businesses which, for the first time

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Frostier outlook for UK merger control

Although the UK's merger control regime is voluntary, so merging parties can decide whether to pre-notify a transaction to the

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Improvement needed to meet gender targets

Back in 2016, the government commissioned the Hampton-Alexander Review to address gender inequality at the top levels of some of the UK's largest

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'Tis the season to be jolly

Does your organisation pride itself on having a diverse workforce? If so, it is highly likely that you have different

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Ability to “release” job not an unfettered right to substitution, says EAT

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