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Latest Legal News

Latest Legal News

Are You Lost At Sea With Data Protection? - Demystifying Data Protection In HR

Helena Brown

We have just finished delivering a series of seminars with the ICO aimed at demystifying some of the thorny data protection issues that can come up in an HR context. We had some interesting discussions on issues such as monitoring and subject access - here are some of the key messages:

Compliance is more important than ever

The ICO is regularly exercising its increased powers to fine up to £500,000 for breaches – fines issued this year were almost double those issued in the previous year.

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LChalmers

International Arbitration – Preparation. Planning. Proceedings.

Chris Mackay, Partner

This week we are getting organised for an ICC Arbitration in Geneva.

You may have heard in the news about people going before the ICC.

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Burness admin

Charity Trustees - Duty Calls

Emma Jardine

The fourth annual Trustees’ Week kicks off this week, with events lined up across the country aiming to showcase the work carried out by charity trustees, as well as highlighting the opportunities that are out there for people to become involved with charities.

According to recent estimates, almost half of charities have at least one vacancy for a trustee at any one time.

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LChalmers