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Hudson McKenzie listed in UK Investment Support Directory

We are delighted to be listed in the UK Investment Support Directory which has been launched yesterday. The Directory is a smart, new digital tool which promotes private sector expertise in the UK to investors across the globe. To coincide with this launch, the Minister for Investment, Graham Stuart stated- Minister for Investment, Graham Stuart

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Update: Canon Law stops Sunday Services

Henceforth, all Christian Churches will no longer be legally required to hold ‘Sunday Services’

Is a lie detector in the court practicable?

Could the gradual implementation of lie detector tests in the courts lead to the eventual end of the necessity for a defendant to be trial’d?

MPs abuse rule of law claims Lord Chief Justice

Members of Parliament were recently attacked by Lord Burnett of Maldon who claims that ‘Parliamentary Privilege’ is misused by MPs on a regular basis.

Use of NDA’s face extinction in workplace

Non-Disclosure Agreements (NDA’s) are being tackled by the UK government given their infamous status to act as a ‘gagging’ clause to employees nationwide.

What are the new legal implementations for 2019?

There are numerous new laws and rules that shall come into effect this year – so what exactly are they?

HMCTS to extend reform program to 2023

The HM Courts & Tribunals Service (HMCTS) has announced that its recently released ‘reform programme’ is predicted to be finished by 2023.

UK Legislation Update: Divorce Law Reformed

The MoJ has recently announced that divorcing couples will no longer be able to ‘blame’ each other for the breakdown of their marriage.

Pollutics? How Pollution is becoming Political and Illegal

Is the Mayor of London’s ‘Ultra Low Emission Zone’ only the beginning to the rapid rise of the importance of environmentalism within the Political arena?

Brexit & the Environmental blunder

To what extent will Brexit also impact the world on a more global scale, for instance the environment?

‘Controversial’ Copyright law approved by EU

The European Parliament has recently approved a new Copyright law that has the power to change the internet for all those susceptible to it.

What is a Conflict of Interest?

A case may be put to a standstill if there is a ‘Conflict of Interest’ (COI), so what exactly is this?

How will Brexit impact ‘Geo-Blocking’?

Last year, the EU introduced a new Geo-Blocking regulation regarding online e-commerce – so how will Brexit effect its implementation?

Global Citizenship & Brexit: What now?

How will ‘Global Citizenship’ be impacted in a post-Brexit world?

Should you consider Arbitration?

Clients undergoing a dispute may be advised to seek Arbitration as a form of ‘Alternative Dispute Resolution’ (ADR) – but is this a good alternative?