Archive for August 2015

UK Pensions Law

Episode 17The View from Mayer Brown

Richard Goldstein talks about the issue of transfers including the April 2015 changes to statutory transfer rights and the Government’s recently launched consultation on the pensions transfer process, plus a reminder about the problem of pensions liberation.

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UK Pensions Law

Episode 16The View from Mayer Brown

Richard Goldstein talks about the pensions-related announcements in this month’s Summer Budget and, in particular, the plan to reduce tax relief on pension contributions for high earners.

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Legal developments in construction law

We are delighted to share our latest Construction Legal Update.

Key topics in this update include:

Current issues
1. Just when you thought it was safe to rely on an adjudication award…
2. Construction programme – contractually binding?
3. Lack of proper interim application sinks contractor’s £1.5 million windfall claim
4. 1 October launch target for Consumer Rights Act
5. More London housing zones
6. Government in push for more apprentices

The update can be accessed here.

Financial Dispute Resolution

Episode 4The View from Mayer Brown

In the fourth episode in our series, Ed Sautter, a partner in the Litigation & Dispute Resolution practice in London, explores how losses are calculated under ISDA documentation.

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UK Employment Law

Special EpisodeAnother View from Mayer Brown

Nick is joined on the podcast by Helen Ruelle and Jessica Roland, lawyers from Mourant Ozannes’ Jersey and Guernsey offices. They talk about what international employers with employees in Jersey and Guernsey need to know about Jersey/Guernsey employment law compared to England and Wales.

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