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Welcome to the Browne Jacobson news and media pages. Here you can find the latest news and information about our business as well as in-depth articles on the latest changes in legislation.

If you are a journalist looking for expert input, we have a team of media trained professionals available to comment on the latest legal developments. Please contactLakhbir Rakar for more information.

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20 August 2018 Reflecting on RIIO-1, a pro-innovation and price paradise or room for renovations?

RIIO-1 (Revenue= Incentives + Innovation + Outputs) was introduced by Ofgem in the wake of the global financial crisis in order to control the pricing of gas and electricity by the energy networks.

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11 July 2018 Should 'Charlie's Law' be introduced

The parents of Charlie Gard, an infant who died in 2017 from a rare genetic illness, are pressing for the introducing of 'Charlie's Law' to save other parents from the trauma of going to court over their child's treatment.

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25 June 2018 Does your dress code discriminate?

A dress code can help an employer’s workforce to convey its corporate image or to comply with health and safety legislation, but getting it wrong can lead to complaints of discrimination under the Equality Act 2010.

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19 April 2018 Employers - what are your employees are doing with your data?

The recent case of Various Claimants v Morrisons Supermarkets Plc (‘Morrisons’) highlights how importantly businesses should be taking their preparations before the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in May.

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3 April 2018 The Apprenticeship Levy – making it work

As we approach a year since larger employers started to pay the Apprenticeship Levy, there is no doubt that figures produced by government show that the number of apprenticeship starts are below those in previous years.

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3 April 2018 Peters v Haringey: the LLP debate solved?

On 8 February 2018, the High Court passed down their highly anticipated judgment in the case of Peters v London Borough of Haringey [2018] EWHC 192 (Admin).

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3 April 2018 Get well soon - managing the challenges of staff absence

A robust attendance policy is a valuable tool in managing absence. It should set out how you will support your employees, your expectations and the process for managing absence.

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3 April 2018 Government confronts unfair practices in the leasehold market

We have seen a significant amount of publicity recently surrounding the sale of leasehold houses and the imposition of significant ground rents.

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3 April 2018 The key to sustainable contracting

For many in the public sector the collapse of Carillion will be the trigger to reassess their tendering processes and approaches to contract management.

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20 February 2018 Stress claims arising from disciplinary issues

A recent case (Marsh v Ministry of Justice) has highlighted the problems faced by employers when dealing with disciplinary proceedings against employees.

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