Pensions Compass- October 2019
As we (potentially) approach B-Day there is a lot going on in the world, much of it gloomy, with discussions about entering a recession, concerns regarding the potential of a… Read more →
Pensions Compass- May 2019
Welcome to our May 2019 edition of Pensions Compass. We are pleased to welcome Anna Giles to the team for a period of 6 months as part of her training… Read more →
WHAT DOES THE NEW VERSION OF BREXIT MEAN FOR WORKERS’ RIGHTS?
Short answer: Workers’ rights are not protected under the Withdrawal Agreement 2019, nor are they protected under the European Union (Withdrawal Agreement) Bill 2019-20. This is due to a combination… Read more →
Wedlake Bell Tax partner appointed as President of the VAT Practitioners Group
Wedlake Bell tax partner Michael Ridsdale has been appointed President of the VAT Practitioners Group. He takes up the role immediately and succeeds Michael Conlon QC. The group is an… Read more →
Tomorrow’s City, Today’s Challenge
What’s it all about? The World Health Organisation predicted that by 2030 over 60% of the world’s population will live in cities. What will that mean for the built environment… Read more →
Social Corporate Responsibility- how easy is it to impose change?
Intelligent Facility Solutions has reportedly agreed to ban all single-use plastics from the office, after consultation with staff, and to make this commitment an express term of its employment contract. It… Read more →
Family Law Arbitration
Upon divorce (or upon the dissolution of a civil partnership) the parties have potential financial claims against one another, namely for example, for property, lump sums, maintenance and pensions. In… Read more →
Front Office 2019- It’s all about “The People”!
FRONT OFFICE 2019- IT’S ALL ABOUT “THE PEOPLE”! People make up 50-75% of a business’s overhead costs. For those in services, like the financial services sector, it will be at… Read more →
COMPLIANCE 2019: ADJUSTING TO CHANGE
Challenges for the compliance function in a wealth management firm MiFID 11, Brexit, SMCR, GDPR and cyber security remain challenges for wealth management compliance teams but their role is also… Read more →
GDPR’s one year anniversary: experiences from the Netherlands, UK and Germany
In this webinar, three data protection lawyers from TELFA member law firms, will give an update on their experiences of the first twelve months of the GDPR and its enforcement… Read more →
Employment update – 2018 so far
Before the summer holidays get into full swing, we take the opportunity to revisit some important employment law cases from the first half of 2018 and look at the learning… Read more →