On 19 November, Datateam won permission to appeal from an unreported decision of District Judge Bell sitting in the Reigate County Court on 12 June. The facts of the case, which related to unpaid invoices for database...more
The Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 ("TUPE") is in the spotlight as part of the UK Government's Employment Law Review. Launched in 2011, the purpose of the review is to reform employment...more
There are a number of important reforms being made to UK employment law this year, largely due to the enactment of the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Act 2013 (“ERRA”). Many of the reforms under ERRA are being implemented...more
On July 24, the European Commission unveiled its legislative package to adapt the EU payments market to the opportunities of the single market and to support EU economic growth....more
The UK government has issued a consultation on proposed changes to the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006 (SI 2006/246) (TUPE)....more
The FSA has written a 'Dear CEO Letter' warning that the asset management industry does not have "effective recovery and resolution plans" in place should an outsourcing provider face financial distress or severe operational...more
"Everywhere you look, the quantity of information in the world is soaring."
ICD has predicted that, by 2012, mankind will have created 2.7 zettabytes of data! The numbers are mind boggling - a zettabyte is a 1 billion...more