Employment Insight: Achieving cultural change in the workplace – are we moving or standing still? >

The results of a recent poll conducted by ACAS suggest that the current political stalemate is matched by a degree of frustration in the workplace over the slow pace of change to attitudes and culture. Workers report that their number one concern remains balancing work and home life (53%). However, the majority (63%) think flexible working arrangements will stay about the same in the next year.

Posted on 15 Feb 2019 in Legal Updates Read More >

Data Privacy and a No-Deal Brexit: what are the implications? >

We are within 60 days of ‘Exit Day’. We are all very concerned about (the Speaker of the House of Commons) John Bercow’s larynx, and Barclays Bank is triggering its no-deal Brexit plan at a reported cost of £160bn. What would a ‘no-deal Brexit’ look like for your organisation? What, if anything, can you be doing to prepare?

Posted on 14 Feb 2019 in Brexit Briefcase Read More >

BWB Briefing for Charities & Social Enterprises | 13 February >

In this week's Briefing: The International Development Secretary has published an update on DFID’s work on safeguarding. The Children's Commissioner for England has published a report on home schooling. Two trading subsidiaries of a Scottish charity have been unsuccessful in their appeals against OSCR’s refusal to register them as charities.

Posted on 13 Feb 2019 in Legal Updates Read More >

BWB Briefing for Charities & Social Enterprises | 6 February >

In this week's Briefing: The Charity Commission has published “Dealing with wrongdoing and harm”, a report setting out lessons for trustees from the Commission’s compliance work. A new system alerting charities to when they have been left money in wills is to be established by HM Courts and Tribunals Service.


Posted on 06 Feb 2019 in Legal Updates Read More >

Data Privacy Law for the Real Estate Industry >

The General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), alongside other data privacy law, places a greater responsibility on all businesses to protect the personal data of those they deal with. All those involved in the real estate industry should be up to speed on their obligations.

Posted on 30 Jan 2019 in BWB Publications Read More >