Our thoughts on the latest developments in our specialist sectors and services.

The move toward an offshore beneficial ownership register – how close are we?

The government’s recent call for evidence on the introduction of a public register showing who owns…

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IP Unjustified Threats Act 2017: update

The Intellectual Property (Unjustified Threats) Act 2017 is set to become law shortly, introducing significant…

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Are you ready for regulatory references?

On 7 March 2017, stringent new rules on references for the financial services sector came…

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Watchdog found to have seriously breached BBC editorial guidelines

Harbottle & Lewis represented its client Pets at Home in this matter and secured an…

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Supreme Court rules in favour of three charities in will dispute

The Supreme Court today overruled a challenge by a woman who had been excluded from…

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Spring Budget 2017: update

Today the Chancellor of the Exchequer, the RT Hon Philip Hammond MP, announced the Spring…

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