May 2014

Holiday ‘Pay’ from Hell

29-05-2014 17:01

The recent European Court of Justice decision in the case of Lock v British Gas Trading Ltd said that statutory holiday pay should include a sum in respect of commission. 

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Pensions Auto-Enrolment Information

29-05-2014 12:12

Looking for a simple guide on pensions auto-enrolment?

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Intellectual Property Act receives the Royal Assent

22-05-2014 09:28

On 14 May 2014, the Intellectual Property Bill received the Royal Assent meaning that it has now been passed into UK law.

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Recovering a Commercial Debt

15-05-2014 14:31

Has your business ever been at a loss as to what the options are if it is owed money by a customer? 

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New Copyright Law Exceptions delayed

15-05-2014 09:09

Two of the exceptions to copyright law that were expected to take effect on 1 June 2014 are to be delayed.

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Information Commissioner’s Office publishes report on data security threats

12-05-2014 11:12

A new report, published today by The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), explains the most common IT problems which have lead to organisations breaching the Data Protection Act 1998.

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Update on Unjustified Threats reform in Intellectual Property

08-05-2014 10:07

We previously reported back in May 2012 about the proposed reforms for the unjustified threats provisions which exist in certain areas of Intellectual Property law.

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Intellectual Property: Did you know…?

06-05-2014 10:48

Did you know that even if you do not have registered protection for a design, a 3D design may still have protection in the form of unregistered design right?

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Intellectual Property Office Consultation on Artist’s Resale Right

01-05-2014 09:45

The Intellectual Property Office (IPO) wants your views on the Artist’s Resale Right (ARR).

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