Data Protection and Privacy

The rules about data protection and privacy can be confusing and difficult to follow.   Failure to comply with the regulations can be costly, not only financially but in terms of a loss of reputation.  You should know how these rules affect your business and have in place policies for your employees regarding the use of computers, electronic media, confidentiality and a number of related issues.

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How to break a lease on commercial property

21/11/2018
How to break a lease on commercial property
How can a tenant break a lease early on a commercial property? Break options within a commercial lease can sometimes be a battleground for landlords and tenants. The break option provides the tenant...
Reintroduction of employment tribunal fees?

In a surprising announcement, the Ministry of Justice (MOJ) has confirmed that it may reintroduce fees for employment tribunal claims.  This would be a surprising U-turn by the government which was criticised for its tribunal fee structure which was introduced in 2013.  The fee structure was decl

Inheritance tax changes

The recent Budget saw the Chancellor announce reforms to Inheritance Tax rules which were widely expected following the Conservative Party’s General Election victory.  Currently, a married couple are able to access allowances of £325,000 each, which can be doubled up and applied as a single allow

Grandmother with Grandchild

The Prime Minister David Cameron has recently suggested that he would be “happy” to look at plans for so called “granny leave” giving working grandparents the right to take up to 18 weeks of shared paren