New ICO guidance issued >

Charities and campaigning organisations will be pleased to learn that the ICO has acknowledged that they can be exempted from most of the provisions of the Data Protection Act 1998 (DPA), when they handle personal information in order to publish certain reports and other materials.

Posted on 12 Sep 2014 in Legal Updates Read More >

DSC - Preparing for a new system of shared parental leave >

What do you as an employer need to know about the new shared parental leave? With the new right to shared parental leave coming into force on 5 April 2015, future parents will have an expected week of childbirth after that date from now onwards, and they will want to be fully informed about their rights as employees. 

Posted on 03 Sep 2014 in BWB In The Media Read More >

BWB's Tribute to Stephen Lloyd >

Tributes and messages have been pouring in for Stephen Lloyd, much loved and respected former Senior Partner at Bates Wells Braithwaite, who has died following a boating accident on holiday in Wales last week.

Posted on 21 Aug 2014 in BWB News Read More >