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March 2015

Impact of the new Memorandum of Understanding between the CQC, the HSE and Local Authorities in England

Impact of the new Memorandum of Understanding between the CQC, the HSE and Local Authorities in England

A new Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Care Quality Commission (CQC), Health & Safety Executive (HSE) and Local Authorities in Englan ...

UK Shortage Occupation List changes within the health sector and the new NHS surcharge

UK Shortage Occupation List changes within the health sector and the new NHS surcharge

We are aware of the difficulties the NHS and private/independent health sectors have been experiencing in recruiting for certain professions, and the ...

DAC Beachcroft Real Estate Tip of the Week: Guarantee a Recovery

DAC Beachcroft Real Estate Tip of the Week: Guarantee a Recovery

When you attempt to enforce a guarantee, it is usual for the guarantor to raise every argument it can to try to avoid liability.

The Importance of Pay Less Notices

The Importance of Pay Less Notices

In the courts' first scrutiny of the "new" payment regime under the updated Construction Act, the Technology and Construction Court ("TCC") held that ...

Hong Kong: Guidance issued on the use of drones

Hong Kong: Guidance issued on the use of drones

The Hong Kong Privacy Commissioner has published guidance on the use of unmanned aircrafts or ‘drones’ (the Guidance) supplementing its previous guida ...

Procurement Alert: The New Regulations Series #10

Procurement Alert: The New Regulations Series #10

This instalment of our briefing series on the Procurement Contracts Regulations 2015 looks at modifications to contracts and specifically when a modif ...

Duty of Candour in the Independent Sector - are you ready for April 2015?

Duty of Candour in the Independent Sector - are you ready for April 2015?

From 1st April 2015, all health and social care providers registered with the Care Quality Commission (CQC) are required to comply with a new Statutor ...

Commission: Another step in the holiday pay story

Commission: Another step in the holiday pay story

In Lock v British Gas an Employment Tribunal has decided that commission should be included in the first 4 weeks holiday pay required by the Working T ...

DAC Beachcroft D&O and FI Newsletter - March 2015

DAC Beachcroft D&O and FI Newsletter - March 2015

DAC Beachcroft's D&O and FI newsletter features topical issues for our global clients and contacts.

DAC Beachcroft Wealth & Asset Management Alert: FCA thematic review – asset management firms and the risk of market abuse

DAC Beachcroft Wealth & Asset Management Alert: FCA thematic review – asset management firms and the risk of market abuse

The FCA has recently reported on the findings from its thematic review into how asset management firms control the risk of committing market abuse. Th ...