• New Greenhouse Gas Reporting Requirements for Companies (subscription)

    Environment Analysis: What is the impact of limiting mandatory GHG reporting to quoted companies?

    From UK Legal News Analysis - September 16, 1995

  • Social Security (Habitual Residence) (Amendment) Regulations 2012 (subscription)

    SI 2012/2587: From 8 November 2012, the Regulations maintain the current position on entitlement to income-related benefits following the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) ruling on the case of Ruiz Zambrano v Office National de l'Emploi (ONEm) Case C-34/09 [2011] All ER (EC) 491.

    From UK SI Summaries - September 16, 1995

  • Tobacco Advertising and Promotion (Display) (Wales) Regulations 2012 (subscription)

    SI 2012/1285: Exemptions are specified from the prohibition of tobacco displays in shops. They apply to large shops, other than bulk tobacconists from 3 December 2012, and for all other purposes from 6 April 2015.

    From UK SI Summaries - September 16, 1995

  • International Recovery of Maintenance (Hague Convention 2007 etc) Regulations 2012 (subscription)

    SSI 2012/2814: These Regulations bring into force in UK legislation the 2007 Hague Convention on the International Recovery of Child Support and other forms of Family Maintenance. The Convention is intended to enable the international recovery of child support to be simpler and more efficient. The majority of these Regulations come into force on 7 December 2012.

    From UK SI Summaries - September 16, 1995

  • Relocation relocation—the future of social housing? (subscription)

    Local Government analysis: Could councils relocate social housing to other local authorities? Diane Astin, solicitor at Scott-Moncrieff & Associates LLP, who specialises in housing and public law, discusses the issues raised by the controversial plans.

    From UK Legal News Analysis - September 16, 1995

  • Capital Gains Tax (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (subscription)

    SI 2013/557: The term ‘ordinarily resident’ is being removed from legislation relating to capital gains tax. The requirement for a person to ordinarily resident in the UK in order to be joined as a third party to an appeal or to apply to a Tribunal for a determination of the market value of an asset is also removed as of 6 April 2013.

    From UK SI Summaries - September 16, 1995

  • How helpful is ‘Help to Buy’? (subscription)

    Property analysis: Will the newly announced ‘Help to Buy’ scheme boost the property market where other schemes have failed? Tom Allfree, a partner in the Wedlake Bell Residential Property team, outlines the strengths of the scheme compared to its successors.

    From UK Legal News Analysis - September 16, 1995

  • Greenhouse Gas Emissions Trading Scheme (Amendment) Regulations 2013 (subscription)

    SI 2013/1037: The European Parliament's Decision, to temporarily suspend the implementation of an EU scheme for trading greenhouse gas emission allowances, is implemented into UK law from 23 May 2013.

    From UK SI Summaries - September 16, 1995

  • 'Substantial part' and typographical copyright (subscription)

    The learned editors of Copinger & Skone James on Copyright (14th edn, 1998) state at para 7–30 in relation to the question of whether a substantial part of a copyright work has been copied:

    From UK Legal News Analysis - September 16, 1995

  • Intellectual property—availability of the 'own name defence' (subscription)

    Gareth Morgan and Matthew Harris of Herbert Smith's Intellectual Property and Technology Department report on the recent Court of Appeal decision in Asprey & Garrard Ltd v WRA (Guns) Ltd [2001] All ER (D) 163 (Oct)

    From UK Legal News Analysis - September 16, 1995