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  • Josh Clarke - Business Law
    Impact of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
    August 7th, 2017 by Josh Clarke - Business Law

      Impact of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a regulation introduced by the European Union (Regulation 2016/679) on 8 April 2016. It will be automatically incorporated into UK legislation from 25 May 2018. The decision for the UK to leave the European Union will not affect the… Learn more

  • Neusha Mazaher - Litigation
    Pre – Action protocol for debt claims in force from 1st October 2017
    July 31st, 2017 by Neusha Mazaher - Litigation

      Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims in force from 1 October 2017   The new Pre-Action Protocol for Debt Claims (PAPDC) will come into force on 1st October 2017. Currently, parties involved in debt proceedings must comply with the general provisions set out in the Practice Direction Pre-Action Conduct and Protocols (the Practice Direction) however,… Learn more

  • Neusha Mazaher - Litigation
    Amendments to the Civil Procedure Rules introduce automatic strike out for non payment of trial fee
    May 17th, 2017 by Neusha Mazaher - Litigation

    Amendments to the Civil Procedure Rules introduce automatic strike out for non payment of trial fee   In amendments to the Civil Procedure Rules that were published on 6th April 2017, there are new sanctions imposed for Claimants who fail to pay the trial fee in accordance with the Court’s directions. Pursuant to the new… Learn more

  • Jade Price - Business Law
    What is a PSC Register?
    May 5th, 2017 by Jade Price - Business Law

          What is a PSC Register?   What is the requirement? S.81 of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 (SBEEA) came into force in April last year and requires UK companies, LLP’s and SE’s to keep and maintain a register of people with significant control (PSC).     What is a… Learn more

  • Josh Clarke - Business Law
    Can a previous dispute be heard by the Court for a second time?
    May 1st, 2017 by Josh Clarke - Business Law

    Can a previous dispute be heard by the Court for a second time?   Any dispute which cannot be resolved amicably between parties is likely to require the involvement of legal assistance, and possibly an exploration of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) [in any of its forms]. In the event that the parties continue to disagree,… Learn more

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