Archive for February 2017

Legal developments in construction law

We are delighted to share our latest Construction Legal Update.

Key topics in this update include:

Current issues

1. It might tick the boxes for a pay less notice but was it meant to be one?
2. Contract clause times out emailed pay less notice
3. Court upholds subcontractor’s loss and expense liability cap
4. Government guidance on new payment reporting duty
5. New ACE Agreements
6. Government sets out plans for housing

The update can be accessed here.

UK Corporate Trust & Agency

Episode 5The View from Mayer Brown

In this podcast David Allen, Gary Silverman and Alex Wood discuss noteholders’ rights to information and highlight some legal issues and practical points for trustees receiving such requests.

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UK Employment Law

Episode 110The View from Mayer Brown

Nick’s review of cases looks at a Court of Appeal decision on gross negligence, when a term can be implied into a contract and data subject access claim. To follow Nick on Twitter, please go to Nicholas Robertson@NicholasRober11.

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UK Pensions Law

Episode 31The View from Mayer Brown

Richard Goldstein looks at the Pension Schemes Bill that is currently progressing through Parliament. The Bill’s main focus is the creation of an authorisation and supervision framework for master trusts. As currently drafted, the framework could apply to schemes with non-associated participating employers that are not traditionally considered to be “master trusts”.

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