19 November 2018

Japanese Knotweed - is there a risk to landowners?

The Environment Agency describes Japanese Knotweed as “indisputably the UK’s most...

16 November 2018

Getting to know you: Sarah Wilson

Sarah joined Shulmans as Head of Construction in October 2018. She has over 20 years...

14 November 2018

Innovation in Construction - how can contracts help?

Innovation is often talked about as a means of solving the issues within the...

07 November 2018

No Oral Modification Clauses can no longer be ignored

A recent Supreme Court decision has given guidance as to the use of No Oral...

31 October 2018

The risk of commencing construction without a finalised contract

A recent Court of Appeal decision highlighted the potential implications of not...

25 October 2018

Court of Appeal upholds business’s liability for data breach by rogue employee

WM Morrison Supermarkets plc v Various Claimants [2018] EWCA Civ 2339 In a judgment...

15 October 2018

Brexit: Impact on commercial contracts

Potential impact Many of our general contractual principles are not EU-derived so...

09 October 2018

Brexit: Impact on exhaustion of intellectual property rights

So many businesses rely on their IP rights when trading throughout the world and...

13 September 2018

Subject Access Requests – what do employers need to know?

Following the implementation of General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on 25 May...

07 September 2018

CVAs - What do they mean for retailers and landlords?

Company voluntary arrangements (CVAs) have recently hit the headlines as big name...

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