New Legislation Affecting Design Rights In The UK
Earlier this month important design right provisions came into force by virtue of the Intellectual Property Act 2014 (the “Act”). The overall aim of the Act is to make both UK and Community design rights simpler, easier to understand and more user-friendly in terms of their enforceability.
In this article, we look at some of the issues that may arise in connection with product liability claims.
Inventive Sale Adds To Strong Turner Parkinson Year
Manchester business law firm Turner Parkinson has completed another deal in an active calendar year, advising on the sale of leisure technology business Inventive IT.
Is a Man Who Takes Paternity Leave Entitled To The Same Enhanced Maternity Pay Offered To Female Employees?
No, according to the specific facts discussed in the recent Employment Tribunal case of Shuter -v- Ford Motor Company.
Further Drop In Employment Tribunal Claims
The latest statistics for Employment Tribunal claims have recently been released by the Ministry of Justice and, as expected, they reveal a further drop in the number of claims which have been lodged in the Employment Tribunals.