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The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 - Leading Firm

The Legal 500 EMEA 2017 - Leading Firm

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Leading Firm

The Legal 500 EMEA 2016 - Leading Firm

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View our latest publications, articles, case reviews and events.

Articles

25 May 2017
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is poised to introduce significant changes to data protection law in the EU, which will impact on many organisations.
2 May 2017
The day after Prime Minister Theresa May triggered Article 50 to begin the Brexit process, Lloyd’s of London confirmed its plans to open a new European insurance subsidiary in Brussels.
31 March 2017
Having triggered Article 50, the government has followed its self-prescribed timetable and published the Great Repeal Bill white paper; Legislating for the United Kingdom’s withdrawal from the European Union (PDF).

Case reviews

10 May 2017
The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled in Marcela Pešková & Jiří Peška v Travel Service [04.05.17] that, in the context of EC Regulation 261/2004 (the Regulation), a collision between an aircraft and a bird is an “extraordinary circumstance”, which may exempt the carrier from its obligation to pay compensation.
21 March 2017
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The initial date for the calculation of the two year statute of limitations stipulated in section 23 of the Insurance Contract Act for cases where there is a judicial claim.
27 September 2016
TalkTalk unsuccessfully appealed against a fixed monetary penalty notice of £1,000, for failing to notify the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) of a personal data breach within 24 hours of detection of the breach, as required by the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003 (PECR) and the Notification Regulation (611/2013).
 

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