Landowners and Leaseholders Beware: CMA cracks down on anti-competitive clause in Heathrow Airport’s hotel car park lease In a significant first enforcement decision involving a ‘land agreement’, on 18 September 2018 the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) imposed a fine of £1.6 million on Heathrow Airport over the lease of an airport hotel that breached […]
The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC), has published its final report on the current and future impact of EEA migration on the UK. The report not only looks at a number of economic and social factors of EEA migration, such as employment, productivity, the public purse and individual well-being, but goes further to recommend how it […]
With a shortage of workers in the sector, what steps should you be taking now to secure your future? Seminar – 27 September 2018 During this seminar, organised by the CILT and hosted by Freeths, immigration law specialist Emma Brooksbank will give some practical pointers to help logistics businesses understand what they can do now, […]
Advertisers in the food sector face a challenging regulatory landscape, and can quickly be brought to task by the ASA if they are deemed to be in breach of codes of practice which protect the consumer. Jonny Mayner, an IP & Media expert, summarises some recent trends and hot topics: The regulatory landscape in brief […]
A recent penalty issued by the Information Commissioner (ICO) on 3 September 2018 serves as a reminder of just how specific consent must be, when used to justify marketing by e-mail. Under the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations 2003, direct marketing may be sent by e-mail to individuals (that is, to a non-business e-mail address) […]
Welcome to the September edition of Freeths’ Employment Law Update This month we take a look at how a TUPE transfer can take place even after a 5 month break in activities and how a discriminatory reference can taint subsequent recruitment decision making. We also follow the law of vicarious liability as it continues to […]
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