• Constitutional Reform and Governance Act 2010 (Commencement No 1) Order 2010 (subscription)

    SI 2010/1277: Introduction of a Compliance Officer from 19 April 2010 and general duties and functions of the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority implemented from 7 May 2010

    From UK SI Summaries - April 21, 2010

  • Northern Ireland Act 1998 (Devolution of Policing and Justice Functions) Order 2010 (subscription)

    SI 2010/976: Transfer of powers to the Northern Ireland Department of Justice and consequential amendments made

    From UK SI Summaries - April 21, 2010

  • QROPS Sales to Increase over 2010 (subscription)

    Overseas advisers predict that sales of QROPS (Qualifying Registered Overseas Pension Scheme) products will increase in 2010, according to a poll by Skandia International

    From Specialist News Analysis - April 21, 2010

  • Aviva to Close Final Salary Pension Scheme (subscription)

    Insurance company Aviva has announced the planned closure of its final salary pension scheme to new and existing members

    From Specialist News Analysis - April 21, 2010

  • Media Access to the Court of Protection (subscription)

    The Court of Appeal has allowed limited media access to hearings in the Court of Protection involving a severely disabled young man who is an internationally recognised pianist. Mark Stephens, partner with London full service firm Finers Stephens Innocent, tells Grania Langdon-Down it is an important decision for transparency

    From UK Legal News Analysis - April 21, 2010

  • Beef and Veal Labelling Regulations (Northern Ireland) 2010 (subscription)

    SR 2010/155: New beef labelling rules from 17 May 2010

    From UK SI Summaries - April 20, 2010

  • Consumer and Retail Price Indices - March 2010 (subscription)

    The RPI stood at 220.7 for March 2010. In the year to March, the CPI rose by 3.4%, up from 3.0% in February. Over the same period, the RPI rose by 4.4%, up from 3.7% in February.

    From Specialist News Analysis - April 20, 2010

  • Powers to Restrict Gang Members 'Could Bring the Law Into Disrepute' (subscription)

    The Crime and Security Act 2010 contains many controversial measures including new powers to prevent gang-related violence. Criminal barrister Francis Bennion tells Neasa MacErlean why he objects to the way the Bill was developed and why he is concerned these provisions undermine the authority of the criminal law

    From UK Legal News Analysis - April 20, 2010

  • Merchant Shipping (Ship-to-Ship Transfers) Regulations 2010 (subscription)

    SI 2010/1228: Licensing regime for ship to ship transfers of oil introduced

    From UK SI Summaries - April 20, 2010

  • New Rules on Contingency Fees in Employment Cases are a 'Mess' (subscription)

    New regulations have come into force which place a 35% cap on contingency fees in employment cases. Stephen Levinson, employment partner with RadcliffesLeBrasseur, tells Grania Langdon-Down the regulations are a "mess" and will spark satellite litigation

    From UK Legal News Analysis - April 20, 2010