On November 27, 2017, the Superior Court handed down a decision having a potentially significant impact on all employers who have external parties (subcontractors or other) carrying out work in their facilities.
December 14, 2017
What do Mark Twain and custodian-driven collection have in common? In circumstances centuries apart, the rumors of both their deaths had been greatly exaggerated.
A round-up of some key legal developments in England and Wales for real estate businesses.
On December 6, 2017, a bill was introduced in the U.S. Congress proposing an act entitled the “Ending Forced Arbitration of Sexual Harassment Act” (EFASHA).
The Project Finance NewsWire reports on new developments affecting the power sector, gas pipelines, LNG terminals, energy storage facilities, energy efficiency...
December 13, 2017
The UK has announced that it will introduce a new tax from April 2019 which will apply to payments of royalties and certain other payments, such as franchise fees, between members of international groups, where there is a link between the payments and the UK.
Essential Pensions News covers the latest pensions developments each month
Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS) and Glass Lewis (GL) have both updated their proxy voting guidelines for the 2018 proxy season.
December 11, 2017
In this the fourteenth edition of Cultivate we focus on the growing field of Sustainable Agriculture.
With effect from April 6, 2006, under the combined provisions of two sets of regulations, employers in multi-employer schemes and employers with occupational pension schemes, or personal pension schemes where direct payment arrangements exist, are required to consult active and prospective members before taking decisions to make certain changes to future pension provisions. Prospective members are, broadly, employees eligible to join. There is no requirement to consult deferred or pensioner members.
December 08, 2017