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Major payments bodies object to new internet payment security guidelines before PSD2 reforms

Payments industry bodies from across Europe have raised objections with the European Banking Authority's (EBA) plans to finalise new internet payment security guidelines before new EU legislation on payment security is brought into force. 21 Nov 2014

Interchange fees investigation halted by UK regulator

The UK's main competition regulator has halted its long running investigations into whether Visa and MasterCard's interchange fee charges, which apply to payment card transactions, breached competition rules. 06 Nov 2014

Out-Law Guides

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    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.

  • Using competitive tenders

    Many private sector organisations are using competitive tenders to procure goods and services or award significant contracts. Competitive tenders can be used to maintain a competitive edge and drive a better commercial deal.

  • French consumer law

    In February 2014 the French parliament adopted a Consumer Law which implements the Consumer Rights Directive. It will have a significant effect on companies engaged in e-commerce.

  • Enforcement of the Tobacco and Primary Medical Services (Scotland) Act 2010

    This guide was last updated in March 2013.

  • Changes to food sales licensing regime in Scotland

    Supermarkets, garages and corner shops may not be able to sell food after 11pm in Scotland when new rules come into force on 1 October 2012. A change to the Late Hours Catering Licence (LHCL) regulations could mean that all food sellers will need a licence...

  • Collateral warranties

    This guide was last updated in October 2012.

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No leave to appeal Game rent on insolvency decision means certainty for landlords, says expert

The UK Supreme Court will not allow retailer Game to appeal a recent decision allowing landlords to recover rent from administrators that continued to operate the business as a going concern while a buyer was found. 05 Nov 2014

Retrial ordered in Interflora keyword advertising trade mark dispute with M&S

A retrial has been ordered in the long-running legal dispute between flower delivery company Interflora and retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S). 05 Nov 2014

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