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De-Regulating the Sharing Economy: European Commission Publishes Guidelines to Promote National Harmonization

Back in October 2015, as part of its Single Market Strategy, the European Commission declared that it would develop an agenda to encourage consumers, businesses and public authorities to engage confidently in the sharing economy (also known as the “collaborative economy”), where private individuals provide on-demand services to other people, without intermediaries. This peer-to-peer model

Queen’s Speech 2014

In the annual Queen’s Speech before Parliament this morning, the Queen set out the legislative agenda for Coalition’s final year.  Four of those measures, which concern infrastructure, deregulation for businesses, the possibility of recalling MPs for misconduct and devolution, are interesting from a constitutional and administrative law perspective. Infrastructure Bill The Infrastructure Bill, regarded by