The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement: a new world with new rules (British Tax Review)


The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement: a new world with new rules (British Tax Review)

This article by Timothy Lyons QC was first published for British Tax Review Issue 1, 2021, by Sweet & Maxwell Limited and is reproduced by agreement with the Publishers. Please… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Timothy Lyons QC BL Advocaat/Avocat, Brussels Bar Date

Fighting Fraud And Match Fixing In Esports – Daniel Kozelko writes for LawInSport

In May 2021 EPIC Esports Events, in association with the Russian eSports Federation (RESF), organised and ran the EPIC CIS League Spring 2021[1]. The event has given rise to a lot… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Daniel Kozelko Date

David Hopkins writes for LawInSport on Heath Streak’s eight year ban from cricket

In April this year, the International Cricket Council (“ICC”) announced that Heath Streak, Zimbabwe’s all-time leading wicket taker, had been banned from cricket for eight years following his admission that… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author David Hopkins Date

Lasting Powers of Attorney: Engaging Override

Can the capacitous views of an individual about who they wish to make decisions on their behalf in the event that they lose capacity be overridden? The answer, in short,… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Francesca Gardner Date

Back To Back Payment Clauses Under UAE Law – by Alexander Burrell

Alexander Burrell discusses the key features of Back to Back Clauses under UAE law, a common feature of construction contracts in the Gulf region, and often an area of contention… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Alexander Burrell Date

The Quincecare duty of care: recent developments analysed

Introduction The “Quincecare” duty of care (derived from Barclays Bank plc v Quincecare Ltd [1992] 4 All ER 363) requires a bank to exercise reasonable care and skill in carrying… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Anna Lintner, Philippe Kuhn Date

The Final Yards Of Caster Semenya’s Human Rights Appeal: Background & Broader Implications (LawInSport)

What do Mokgadi Caster Semenya, Usain Bolt, Michael Phelps and Serena Williams have in common?  All four athletes have certain immutable, natural genetic traits: for three of those athletes, those… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Stephanie David Date

Insolvency “claw-back” provisions and the “safe harbour” defence in the EU Insolvency Regulation: Oeltrans Befrachtungsgesellschaft (C-73/20) in the CJEU

Doing cross-border business with those in financial difficulties is often a perilous business. In Vinyls Italia SpA (in liquidation) -v- Mediterranea di Navigazione SpA (C-54/16) [2018] 1 WLR 543 (see… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Michael McParland QC Date

Just wait a minute! (Karen Gough writes for Construction Law)

In this article for the latest edition of Construction Law, Karen Gough explains how attempted smash and grab tactics can backfire in adjudications, with reference to a case where she… Read more »

CategoryArticles Author Karen Gough Date

Sorry, not sorry… the case for an apology law in UK dispute resolution (Part 2) (Practical Law Blog)

Further to Karen Gough’s Part 1 blog on this topic for Practical Law’s Dispute Resolution Blog, Karen now asks: what is there to gain from legislation in this area? What… Read more »

CategoryArticles, News Author Karen Gough Date

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