In This Issue:

- The Aggregates Levy: Exemptions On Rocky Ground

- Strict Liability, Or Not?

- Conflict Minerals – European Developments

- European Union Signs Minamata Convention On Mercury

- Wildlife Law To Undergo Major Overhaul

- First Aid Training : Approval Required?

- The New Weee Directive

- In Brief

- Excerpt from The Aggregates Levy: Exemptions On Rocky Ground:

The Aggregates Levy (“Levy”) was introduced in the UK as part of the Finance Act 2001 (“The Act”) and came into force in April 2002. It is a tax imposed upon the commercial exploitation of various aggregates such as rock, sand and gravel, within the UK.

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Topics:  Conflict Mineral Rules, EU, Strict Liability, Training, UK

Published In: Construction Updates, Environmental Updates, Labor & Employment Updates, Tax Updates

DISCLAIMER: Because of the generality of this update, the information provided herein may not be applicable in all situations and should not be acted upon without specific legal advice based on particular situations.

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