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Latest Legal News

Latest Legal News

All Change For Food Law Enforcement In Scotland

Things are really hotting up (to at least gas mark 5) in Scotland’s food law arena. Our new regulator Food Standards Scotland replaces the Food Standards Agency in Scotland on 1 April 2015, at a time when concerns continue to be raised over the integrity of our supply chains, the traceability of our food and the information we are provided with to make informed – and safe – nutritional choices.

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FCA/ICO: We’ve Got An Understanding

It’s official: the body responsible for regulating financial business, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the body responsible for regulating the use of personal data, the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) have announced a formal collaboration about how both regulators will share information to work together.

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Times Of Change In Oil & Gas: A Spotlight On UK Employment, Immigration And Pension Requirements

The oil and gas sector is facing challenging times.  Initiatives were being put in place to respond to concerns regarding a rising cost base and associated unit cost of production in the UK Continental Shelf when oil was trading at over $100 per barrel.  Given the rapid and substantial decline in the commodity price, the urgency to address cost reduction and to protect businesses is now a high imperative for every aspect of the sector and its supply chain.

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