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A local authority was not at fault for an accident in which an individual fell from an ornamental footbridge in one of its parks, landing to his serious injury onto rocks in the water below, the Court of Appeal has ruled. 18 Oct 2016
Proposals to help public bodies share and use citizen's data more easily need additional privacy safeguards, according to a data protection watchdog. 17 Oct 2016
Until relatively recently companies doing business in Shanghai had very little choice about where to refer disputes for arbitration.
The EU’s 2014 Public Procurement Directive softened the rules preventing companies from bidding for public contracts where they, or their directors, had been convicted of certain economic crimes.
The 2015 Public Contracts Regulations implement the EU's 2014 Public Sector Procurement Directive in England, Wales and Northern Ireland by essentially 'copying out' the articles of the EU directive
Anti-competitive agreements are prohibited by European and domestic competition law. This means any anti-competitive provisions in commercial agreements are void and unenforceable which could lead to the entire agreement being unenforceable.
Organisations are increasingly looking to work in collaboration or partnership with third parties. This may be to achieve operational aims, such as a step change in service delivery, or to reduce costs or achieve efficiencies.
Singapore has launched a new agency to improve its online government services. 10 Oct 2016
FOCUS: Local authorities which charge for waste collection services set up under the Environmental Protection Act (EPA) will take comfort from a recent tax tribunal decision that these services may still be exempt from VAT, even where they make a profit. 07 Oct 2016
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