Monthly Archives: September 2009

Football agents: fiduciary duties

Imageview Management Ltd v Kelvin Jack [2009] EWCA Civ 63, an English Court of Appeal case, decided earlier this year, provided the Court with an important opportunity for analysis of the fiduciary duties of an agent. In a clear and concise judgment, Lord Justice … Continue reading

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Scottish Government: Privacy Consultation

The Scottish Government has launched a new consultation on Identity Management and Privacy Principles.  The consultation is part of a move to regulate the collection and use of personal data by public organisations, and includes a focus on risk management … Continue reading

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The Scottish Government Legislative Programme – impact on commercial law

The First Minister announced the SNP government legislative programme earlier today. Unusually there are two bills of relevance to commercial lawyers. The statement can be seen here (the relevant section beginning some 14 minutes into the speech) The intention of the … Continue reading

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