Business

European court ruling complicates overseas data transfers

If your business transfers anyone's personal data beyond the UK (particularly to the US), a recent ruling in the Court of Justice of...

Employers face fines if staff break self-isolation to go to work

Since 28 September 2020, there is a legal obligation on you to ensure your staff don't breach self-isolation rules in order to work...

Penalty contract clauses – enforceable or not?

You're negotiating a contract with a business who will supply a product. You really need it by a particular date to profit as much...

Third-party discrimination: why you still need to protect your staff

A recent case highlights that you should respond to the complaint in a reasonable way, otherwise the employee might bring a successful...