Archive for July 2014

Pension protection fund changes following Olympic Airlines case

The regulatory amendments drawn up by the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions following the outcome in Trustees of Olympic Airlines SA Pension & Life Assurance Scheme v Olympic Airlines SA have been drafted narrowly and may end up  protecting no one other than the beneficiaries of the Olympic Airlines pension scheme. (Read more…)

2014 ISDA Credit Derivatives Definitions in detail – Part One

Edmund Parker, Global Co-head of Derivatives & Structured Products at Mayer Brown, discusses the 2014 ISDA Credit Derivatives Definitions in further detail incorporating Governmental Intervention Credit Event, Financial Reference Entity Terms and Related Asset Package Delivery Provisions.

UK Employment Law

Episode 51The View from Mayer Brown

Nick looks at a three cases in different areas of employment law this week. The first clarifies the process for determining whether a reasonable adjustment should have been made for a disabled employee. The second case looks at whether it was relevant that employee had been off ill, when considering if he had delayed too long in resigning to claim constructive dismissal. Finally we have a rare case on damages for failure to comply with the subject access provisions of the data protection legislation.

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