Legal News

Companies House Reforms Consultation Launched

The government has launched a consultation on wide-ranging reforms...

Employer Round-up of Latest Employment Law Changes

A number of UK employment law changes have come...

61% of Businesses have Suffered a Serious Data Breach

61% of IT professionals have experienced a data breach...

Drugs Companies Accused of Breaking Competition Laws at a Cost of £5m to NHS

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has accused four...

New Parent Discrimination Claims on Rise

Employment law professionals are reporting increases in maternity and...

Government Pilots New Register of Retail Landlords

The Government has announced the introduction of a new...

Dramatic Rise in Disability Discrimination Claims at Tribunals

The number of disability discrimination claims brought to employment...

New Law in Force to Protect Drivers from Unfair Parking Fines

A new law has come into force to provide...

HSE: 44% of work-related stress caused by high workload

According to figures from the Health & Safety Executive...

Apple and Qualcomm Settle Patent & Licensing Disputes

Apple and Qualcomm have brought their global patent and...

HSE Investigates Gas Leak from North Sea Platform

A gas leak on a North Sea platform is...

Facebook Granted Patent for Tech that Passes On User Photos for Ads

Facebook has been granted a patent in the US...

More UK Innovators Filing Patent Applications with EPO

Increasing numbers of UK innovators are filing patent applications...

Agricultural Businesses Warned of H&S Risks & Fines

The charging scheme imposed on farm businesses found to...

Customers Sue Ticketmaster Over Major Data Protection Breach

Ticketmaster is facing a £5 million claim following a...

Greater Protection for Consumers as Claims Management Companies Come Under FCA Regulation

Regulation of Claims Management Companies has, from 1st April...

RICS’ New Commercial Property Service Charge Rules Take Effect

New rules governing commercial property service charges come into...

New Cars to have Automatic Speed Limiters as Standard by 2022

New car safety rules agreed by the European Union...

Personal Injury Compensation is Available for Loss of In-Work Rest Breaks

The Employment Appeal Tribunal has ruled that personal injury...

Motorists Face New Fines for Driving with Loud Music

Drivers caught playing loud music are to face a...