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Premier League rights deal – Sky and BT Sport remain the big players for the next four years. What about the OTT platforms?

Premier League rights deal – Sky and BT Sport remain the big players for the next four years. What about the OTT platforms?

By and | 15 Feb 2018

It may be of no surprise to the pundits that five of the seven packages of Premier League matches for the 2019 to 2022 seasons have been awarded to Sky and BT Sport, with Sky winning four packages to broadcast 128 matches and BT Sport winning one package to broadcast 32 matches live each season for a total of £4.464bn.

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The Only Way Is Up!  But Planning Changes Fall Flat.

The Only Way Is Up! But Planning Changes Fall Flat.

By | 15 Feb 2018

The Government's move to incorporate support for more upward development into national planning policy is welcome - but needs to go much further if it is to make any difference to housing supply.

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Charity Update - 13 February 2018

Charity Update - 13 February 2018

By and | 13 Feb 2018

Our Charity Update provides the latest tax news and developments

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Paradis Fiscaux : Le temps des faux-vrais et des vrais-faux

Paradis Fiscaux : Le temps des faux-vrais et des vrais-faux

By | 08 Feb 2018

Dans une économie de plus en plus globale, les Etats sont évidemment en concurrence pour attirer les investissements étrangers. Ces investissements sont indispensables pour soutenir le développement de chacun de ces mêmes Etats et financer leurs dettes.

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Trading in the European Meat Market

Trading in the European Meat Market

By and | 07 Feb 2018

The EU is one of the largest markets for meat consumption in the world. In terms of its trade rules, it balances protection of local farmers and meat suppliers on the one hand with securing affordable supply of meat products on the other, by imposing tariffs on imports entering the Single Market whilst also entering into some tariff-free arrangements with non-EU states.

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Mining codes and agreements: the impact on financing the sector

Mining codes and agreements: the impact on financing the sector

By | 02 Feb 2018

Although mining codes and the agreements between the host country and the extractive project operator that complement them do not contain provisions concerning the financial package for projects, they do include clauses that affect the financiers and their intervention capacity.

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The latest news from Europe on "gun-jumping" in merger control – the Opinion of Advocate General Wahl

The latest news from Europe on "gun-jumping" in merger control – the Opinion of Advocate General Wahl

By | 02 Feb 2018

On 18 January 2018 Advocate General (AG) Wahl of the European Court of Justice delivered an important Opinion on the topic of gun-jumping under the European Merger Control Regulation (ECMR).