Restrictive Covenants under Common and Competition Law, 6th Edition


Restrictive Covenants under Common and Competition Law, 6th Edition

Aug 2010
(approx. USD530.77)
With its practical guidance on how to get the most out of your commercial transactions Restrictive Covenants under Common and Competition Law will let you advise with the confidence that you are not only complying with regulations but making effective agreements that benefit and protect you and your clients.
This title can bring you up-to-date on not only the latest case law and legislation but also the latest developments in this area.
  • Discusses the application of the competition law provisions in the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union (TFEU) and the new Vertical Agreements Regulation
  • Comes with an expanded section on severability and private enforcement of competition cases and arbitration
  • Covers new developments in employment law
  • Includes new chapters providing detailed commentary on atypical restraints, gardening leave,the law relating to team moves and their development in recent cases
  • Looks at new cases developing the law in relation to restraint of trade in an employmentand commercial context
  • Offers expert interpretation on the principles governing confidentiality agreements
  • Incorporates a new section on restrictions in franchising agreements
  • Comes with updated appendices including the latest CP Practice Directions dealing with applications and interim injunction
New cases include :
  • Calor Gas v Express Fuels andEnglish Welsh Railway v E.On UK
  • Enron Coal Services (In Liquidation) v English Welsh and Scottish Railway Ltd
  • Levicon International Holdings v Linklaters
  • SG&R Valuation Service Co LLC v Boudrais [2008] IRLR 771 and Standard Life Healthcare Limited v Gorman [2009] EWCA Civ 1292
  • Norbrook Laboratories (GB) Limited v Adair [2008] EWHC 978 and Tullett Prebon Plc v BGC Brokers LP [2010] EWHC 484
  • Vestergaard Frandsen A/S v Bestnet Europe Ltd [2009] EWHC 1456and its application inUBS Wealth Management (UK) Ltd v Vestra Wealth LLP [2008] EWHC 1974