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18 May 2018 Court of Appeal provides definitive guidance on meaning of s.15(1) Equality Act 2010

The Court of Appeal recently provided much needed guidance on the meaning of s.15(1) of the Equality Act 2010.

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17 May 2018 The future of NHS patient safety investigations – consultation closes 12 June 2018

The way in which the NHS investigates when things go wrong in order to identify learning and prevent future harm is very much in the spotlight with a number of high profile reports and reviews identifying significant weaknesses in the current system.

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11 May 2018 Commission requires delivery service providers to reveal price lists with new rules

Rules to enhance regulatory oversight and improve pricing transparency of cross-border parcel delivery services were adopted by the European Council on 12 April 2018.

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8 May 2018 EAT determined that failure to enhance Shared Parental Leave might be indirect sex discrimination

The EAT has decided that paying fathers and mothers different rates of pay whilst on maternity leave or SPL respectively can amount to indirect discrimination.

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4 May 2018 Video evidence... when to disclose?

We recently had cause to appeal a decision of a District Judge preventing us from relying upon video footage (even though he had described it as “pure gold”).

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Whiplash and small claims – huge changes in the pipeline

The MoJ has today announced a consultation that will likely lead to profound changes in the volume and nature of compensation claims.

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16 April 2018 NHS Counter Fraud Authority secures first conviction

The NHSCFA has amply demonstrated it has both the appetite and the teeth to fight fraud, and in securing a first conviction as the 'Counter Fraud Authority'.

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13 April 2018 IICSA releases Rochdale report

IICSA's latest report on Cambridge House, Knowl View and Rochdale has been published today.

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13 April 2018 Sir Cliff and the BBC: should right to privacy trump freedom of expression? A balancing act

Sir Cliff Richard yesterday launched his court battle to sue the BBC for breach of his right to privacy, enshrined in Article 8 of the Human Rights Act 1998, after they filmed and broadcast footage of his home being searched and publicly named him as a suspect in historical sexual abuse allegations.

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13 April 2018 EAT rules that failure to enhance shared parental leave is not direct sex discrimination

The Employment Appeal Tribunal has held that the purpose of maternity leave is to protect the health and wellbeing of a woman during pregnancy and following child birth.

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