BCL partner, John Binns speaks to CDR (Commercial Dispute Resolution) magazine to discuss the implications of the FCA’s investigation and consequent fine for a major retailer over failures in its sales training for a regulated insurance product.
Recently the BBC reported that despite the ‘legalisation of medicinal cannabis’ in November 2018, ‘virtually no-one’ in the UK had been able to access it since changes in the law over three months ago.
Increasingly, businesses in the UK are looking at entering into, or investing in, the legal cannabis industry, domestically or overseas. But the legal landscape is complex and in flux. BCL partner, John Binns explains the issues that will need to be considered to keep your business on the right side of the law.
BCL partner, Julian Hayes and Stefanie Schott of Kipper+Durth (Germany) act as Rapporteurs for the European Criminal Bar Association (ECBA), responding to proposed European Commission legislation on cross-border gathering of e-evidence.
Tom McNeill and Anoushka Warlow consider the test for dishonesty following the Supreme Court’s ruling in Ivey v Genting Casinos  A.C. 391, and how it might be applied when organisations or industries develop their own standards of behaviour.