Newsletter Issue 83

DPA/IT: Free Wi-Fi provider’s liability for copyright infringement; High Court judgment on ‘subject access request’ compliance; Advocate General opinion provides guidance on ‘legitimate interests’
Procurement: European Commission report on the Remedies Directives
Employment: Public sector apprenticeship targets – HEIs not in scope; SFA launches online service for apprenticeship levy; Decisions of the employment tribunal are now available online; Trade Union Act 2016 (Commencement No. 3 and Transitional) Regulations 2017
Tax: HEIs required to pay income tax and NICs for individual contractors
FAQ: Employment: Does work related stress amount to a disability under the Equality Act 2010? Read Full Article…

Newsletter Issue 82

Equality: Supreme Court decision on reasonable adjustments; NI discrimination case will not go to Supreme Court
Employment: Gender pay gap reporting; Can employers rely on expired warnings?
Governance: Higher Education and Research Bill; Office for students – registration fees
Procurement: Excluded bidders and challenges to award
Charity: Charity Commission consultation on 2017 annual return
FAQ: IT/IP What is ‘outstanding benefit’ to the employer, in the context of ’employee inventor compensation’ under sections 40(1) of the Patents Act 1977 Read Full Article…