Select regions whose content you would like to see
Large UK companies will be required to justify their chief executives’ salaries and reveal the gap to their average UK worker, under new legislation introduced on Monday. 12 Jun 2018
ANALYSIS: Construction firms can use health and safety law as a template to overhaul their approach to fire safety now, without waiting for the government to implement the Hackitt Report. 06 Jun 2018
Businesses and investors acquiring companies in Ireland and the UK will find differences in private company mergers and acquisitions (M&A) practices and approaches between the two countries, especially related to valuations; restrictive covenants; tax...
Companies and investors who want to do business in Ireland and the UK will find increasing divergence between company law in the two countries.
Large companies and partnerships need to publish their tax strategy online before the end of their first financial year beginning after 15 September 2016.
Scotland has a separate legal system to England and Wales, and the Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) regime does not operate in Scotland. As a result, civil recovery remains the only option short of prosecution for Scottish prosecutors to resolve bribery...
Businesses faced with the theft or unauthorised use of their confidential data have a suite of remedies available to them in the civil courts to recover that data or prevent its further use.
Certain UK companies and limited liability partnerships (LLPs) will be required to maintain a new statutory register of people with significant control (PSC register) from 6 April 2016.
Legislation which will modernise and consolidate Ireland's anti-bribery laws has been approved by both chambers of the country's parliament. 01 Jun 2018
ANALYSIS: As we approach 4 August, when US secondary sanctions begin to be reactivated, businesses with connections to Iran should be carefully considering their next steps. 30 May 2018
Join My Out-Law
Already signed up to My Out-Law?