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Bircham Dyson Bell Highly Commended at the Legal Business Awards

We are delighted to have been ‘Highly Commended’ at the 2018 Legal Business Awards in the category ‘Energy and Infrastructure Team of the Year’, in recognition of our work acting for public and private organisations.

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19 Apr 2018
UK government challenges Scottish and Welsh Brexit legislation

The Supreme Court is being asked to rule on whether Brexit legislation passed in Scotland and Wales is constitutional and within devolved powers.

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18 Apr 2018
Sir Martin Sorrell leaves WPP

According to the advertising giant, Sorrell was employed under an ‘at-will’ agreement – an arrangement often used in the US to allow an organisation to terminate a worker’s employment at any time without explanation or warning.

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17 Apr 2018
First gender pay gap reports

As the first gender pay gap reports came streaming in, with many just making the deadline, it raised the question of what happens to those that failed to make the deadline. What sanctions, if any, will companies face?

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9 Apr 2018
Melrose and UK Government work on finalising commitments

After the offer for GKN was declared unconditional, Melrose and the Government are on a tight deadline to agree the terms and conditions with the UK’s Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy. Nicholas Brown, partner in our planning and infrastructure team, comments on the likelihood of the Government blocking the deal.

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9 Apr 2018