Commerical Law News July 2023

Commercial Law: A Raft of new Patent Reforms are Being Introduced by the EU

A Raft of new Patent Reforms are Being Introduced by the EU Just as They Adopt the Unitary Patent System This patent system was intended as a continuation of EU harmonisation efforts in the area of intellectual property. However a trio of complementary reforms known as the “patent package” was also being applied. Its draft rules, […]

Voices of Local People will Remain Central to the Planning System

Voices of Local People will Remain Central to the Planning System

After persistent calls for a rethink, ministers have backed down from their plans and now acknowledge that any new system will have ‘effective local engagement at its heart’ The rethink is evident in a submission from the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG; now known as the Department for Levelling Up, Housing and Communities) to […]