- Trading Terms Subject to Unfair Contract Terms Test. // Credit Control;2002, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p2
Reports on the publication of the Law Commission's consultation document proposing reform of the law on unfair contract terms in Great Britain. Replacement of Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977 and Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999; Implications for standard terms of business.
- OPINION. Clark, Andrew // Lawyer;12/2/2002, Vol. 16 Issue 48, p19
Comments on the Consultation Paper on Unfair Terms in Contracts released by Great Britain-based Law Commission. Considering the feasibility of a single, unified regime; Extending the scope of the Unfair Terms in Consumer Contracts Regulations 1999 to cover the kinds of unfair terms in a...
- Advance directives. Doyal, Len // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);3/11/95, Vol. 310 Issue 6980, p612
Argues that the increasing attention paid to patients' autonomy is leading inevitably to doctors respecting patients' decisions to refuse treatment in advanced directives or living wills. Advanced refusal determined by the Law Commission of Great Britain; Unwillingness of the Commission to...
- Backing for payout pact. Scott, Tracey // Money Marketing;12/17/2009, p2
The article reports on the proposal of the Scottish Law Commission and the British Law Commission that policyholders who take reasonable care to fully and accurately answer the questions of insurers can expect a full payout.
- Domicile--legislation proposed. Greene, Chris; Maddalena, Christina // Accountancy;Dec1991, Vol. 108 Issue 1180, p55
Reports that the British Attorney General has confirmed that the government has accepted the Law Commission's report on the law of domicile.
- Major changes to fraud law planned. // Credit Management;Jun99, p6
Reports that the Law Commission of Great Britain launched proposals for major changes to the law of fraud and deception. Aim of the proposal to regulate procedures described as cumbersome and difficult to prosecute; List of the proposed reforms.
- Reduced inspection plan from OSHA. Barlas, Stephen // Underground Construction;Mar1998, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p12
Reports that the US Occupational Safety and Health Administration is offering a new program that provides a way for reducing the chances for a federal safety inspection in dangerous worksites. Requirements for meriting a chance to join the Cooperative Compliance Program.
- The MCAA reports that a bill was introduced to the Senate. // Contractor Magazine;Nov97, Vol. 44 Issue 11, p5
Reports that in the efforts to reduce Occupational Safety and Health fines, a bill was introduced to the Senate that would reform the Occupational Safety and Health Act of 1970. What the bill allows Congress to do.
- OSHA requires 8-hr reporting of fatalities. // Textile World;May94, Vol. 144 Issue 5, p20
Reports on the Occupational Safety & Health Administration's (OSHA) issuance of a final rule requiring employers to orally report any occupational fatality or catastrophe.