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Report: The art of the possible in public procurement >

Bates Wells Braithwaite, HCT Group and E3M’s Bold Commissioners network have released a new report, The art of the possible in public procurement, examining the implications of the new Public Contracts Regulations 2015 and the options the regulations provide for public service commissioners. The report also presents a set of scenarios that seek to demonstrate the scope of what the regulations allow commissioners to do.

Posted on 27 Sep 2016 in BWB Publications Read More >

Immigration Act 2016 >

While the UK moves forward from the referendum result on 23 June, the new Immigration Act 2016 has quietly passed into UK law. Lisa Roberts describes how the Act makes significant changes to the rules on illegal working. 

Posted on 22 Sep 2016 in BWB Publications Read More >

Data Protection update >

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will make sweeping changes to data protection law. Hannah Lyons explains that organisations need to start preparing for the new regime. 

Posted on 19 Sep 2016 in BWB Publications Read More >

Non-EEA Sportspersons: UK Immigration >

International sportspeople regularly travel all over the world for new challenges. For athletes from outside the EEA (or from Croatia) who want to compete, train, or work in the UK, navigating the immigration system can prove a less exciting challenge of the job. BWB’s Immigration team has prepared a detailed guide examining the number of routes through which a non-EEA/Croatian sportsperson may come to the UK to undertake sporting activities.

Posted on 11 Aug 2016 in BWB Publications Read More >