News for September, 2014

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September 30, 2014

Woodside Link Road scheme given development consent

On 30 September 2014, the Woodside Link Houghton Regis scheme was granted development consent by the Secretary of State for Transport.

September 30, 2014

CJEU: Rights Holder of Work can Refuse Permission for Discriminatory Parody

Deckmyn and Vrijheidsfonds VZW v Vandersteen, Case C-201/13

September 30, 2014

CJEU: No Extension of Minimum Wage for Public Contracts to Sub-Contractors from other Member State

Bundesdruckerei GmbH v Stadt Dortmund, Case C-549/13

September 29, 2014

Proposals for onshore wind farm in Nottinghamshire allowed on appeal

Proposals for a three-turbine onshore wind farm scheme on farmland to the east of Hawton near Newark-on Trent have been allowed on appeal, in line with the inspector’s recommendation.

September 29, 2014

Ecotricity to Decide Whether to Pursue Legal Challenge Following Refusal of Norfolk Onshore Wind Farm

Communities Secretary Eric Pickles has rejected a two-turbine wind project developed by Ecotricity in Norfolk over perceived impacts on heritage assets in the area.

September 26, 2014

Middle Muir wind farm approved

A new 15-turbine wind farm, 2km from Crawfordjohn in South Lanarkshire, which has the potential to power almost 28,000 homes in the area and generate community benefit funding of £6.37 million over its lifetime, has been granted planning consent.

September 22, 2014

HMRC powers and IHT: Sledgehammers and nuts?

Inheritance tax (IHT) avoidance arrangements do not surface very often (or at least not as frequently as certain other taxes).  However, when they do appear, HM Revenue and Customs seem to take particular exception to them. Mark McLaughlin discusses the recent broadening of HMRC's DOTAS powers in relation to IHT.

September 22, 2014

Views sought on how the financial effects of rate regulation should be reported

A Discussion Paper, Reporting the Financial Effects of Rate Regulation (DP/2014/2), has been published for public comment by the IASB.

September 22, 2014

UK Corporate Governance Code is updated

An updated version of the UK Corporate Governance Code was issued by the FRC on 17 September, and will apply to accounting periods beginning on or after 1 October 2014.

September 19, 2014

CASE SUMMARY: Employment Appeals Tribunal

An Employee v An Employer, UD 323/2012, heard on 16 September 2013 and 3 April 2014

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