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  • Environment: Air quality

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    The first new ambient air quality limit values under the 1996 Framework Directive on Ambient Air Quality Assessment and Management have been proposed...

  • Environment: Landfill sites

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    EU environment ministers are due to discuss the Proposal on the Landfill of Waste Directive at their next meeting. This is the second Proposal on landfill...

  • European legislation update: Utility Models

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    The Commission has put forward a draft directive on utility models, something which the UK still does not wish to see appear - but it looks as though...

  • Further developments on competitive sub-underwriting of equity issues

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    The Director General of Fair Trading has given a final warning to the City that, unless greater competition is introduced, he will refer the subject...

  • Recent news and developments: State guarantees

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    Article 92 of the EC Treaty prohibits member states from granting state aid, including state guarantees, which would distort competition. If a member...

  • Strategic Planning Guidance for the River Thames

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    Whilst on the subject of the River Thames, the Government Office for London issued Strategic Planning Guidance for the Thames in February of this year....

  • Supplementary protection certificates

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    More than one for the same product certainly - but who to? - and what about the damages? In the last patent review we reported the Advocate General's...

  • The potential for the rebirth of the scrip dividend

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    Mark Nichols plots the potential for the rebirth of the scrip The latest Finance Act confirms the demise of the repayable tax credit, immediately for...

  • Time to pay closer attention to Stamp Duty

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    Stamp duty has rarely been regarded as a "serious" tax and comparatively little effort has gone into mitigating it. This is likely to change following...

  • Transport: Austrian motorway tollst

    United Kingdom 18.02.1998

    The Commission has taken Austria to court over toll increases on Austria's Brenner motorway. It says that the toll increases are both discriminatory...