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octubre 2014

Insurance Advisory Alert: When is a complainant not a consumer?

Insurance Advisory Alert: When is a complainant not a consumer?

On Monday 20 October the High Court ruled that the Financial Ombudsman Service has no jurisdiction to consider a complaint from a former director rela ...

D&O Alert: When is a complainant not a consumer?

D&O Alert: When is a complainant not a consumer?

Court Out

Court Out

Following our tip of 6 May 2014 further guidance has been provided in relation to opposing a lease renewal on the grounds of the tenant's material bre ...

Procurement Alert: Cyber Essentials – are your suppliers compliant?

Procurement Alert: Cyber Essentials – are your suppliers compliant?

A new PPN policy guidance note from Central Government requires contracting authorities to include Cyber Essentials requirements in their procurement ...

Threat of an increase in employment tribunal claims as Unison's judicial review of employment tribunal fees goes back to the High Court

Threat of an increase in employment tribunal claims as Unison's judicial review of employment tribunal fees goes back to the High Court

On 21-22 October 2014, Unison will challenge the legitimacy of the employment tribunal fees regime at judicial review for a second time. The High Cour ...

Holiday pay and commission: Lock case outcome may not be known until March 2015

Holiday pay and commission: Lock case outcome may not be known until March 2015

Perhaps the biggest development this month is that from 1 October employment tribunals are required to order organisations to carry out equal pay audi ...

Spanish national court confirms that data protection infringements are retained post-merger

Spanish national court confirms that data protection infringements are retained post-merger

On 24 October 2014 the Spanish National Court confirmed the Spanish Data Protection Authority's decision of 14 November 2013 that the surviving compan ...

The Enterprise Finance Guarantee Scheme: An update from the Regulator

The Enterprise Finance Guarantee Scheme: An update from the Regulator

DAC Beachcroft's Banking & Finance Disputes Journal focuses on events occurring within the banking, financial, city business and general regulator ...

Time off for dependants: Employee was fairly dismissed after taking time off because he failed to contact his employer as soon as reasonably practicable

Time off for dependants: Employee was fairly dismissed after taking time off because he failed to contact his employer as soon as reasonably practicable

Perhaps the biggest development this month is that from 1 October employment tribunals are required to order organisations to carry out equal pay audi ...

Procurement Alert: Minimum or Living Wage Requirements in Procurement

Procurement Alert: Minimum or Living Wage Requirements in Procurement

A recent European case has confirmed that the inclusion of a requirement for tenderers to ensure a minimum wage was paid to employees of sub-contracto ...