Joint Ventures - Tenders
SPEEDREAD: A successful tender bid may require pooling resources with other businesses. This article discusses the main options available to businesses wishing to work together as a joint venture in order to win a tender bid and looks briefly at some of the advantages and disadvantages each brings.
Joint Ventures: Joint ventures occur where two or more businesses work …
Contract law: Contract implied between group companies by Court of Appeal
Often group companies make intra-group arrangements, particularly where a service company may provide employees to another group company, as was the case in MF Global UK Ltd (In Special Administration), Re  EWCA Civ 569. Here, the Court of Appeal held that the arrangements in this situation were contractually binding. …
Competition Law Compliance Checklist
SPEEDREAD: A brief overview of the main principles of competition law and what is prohibited, followed by a quick checklist of actions that businesses can take to ensure compliance with competition law. It may also assist businesses to identify illegal anti-competitive behaviour by others.
Competition law is designed to ensure that companies compete fairly …