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By Craig McKeown, Jason McQuillen Even the most costly and sophisticated legal technology doesn’t offer a magic solution it needs good data, professional judgement and organisational buy-in to deliver. From chatbots to contract life cycle management, technology can take a lot of the grunt work out of legal practice, enabling you to focus more of […]

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Domestic CCTV: are you compliant?

The use of smart security devices and domestic CCTV systems is becoming increasingly common. If you use security cameras and similar devices in your home, data protection law may apply and it’s important to know your legal obligations.

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The persisting spectre of the pandemic continues to create uncertainty in the market. Over the last 18 months, insolvency figures remained consistently low due to the government support which has been in place. With the prospect of that support coming to an end there is likely to be a reckoning, but when that will begin is unclear. Overall, this next year is likely to be one of resolving loose ends and tidying up before the economy can take off afresh.

HR Horizon tracker Winter 2022

Find out what HR directors will need to prepare for in the coming months and beyond in the Winter 2022 edition of TLT’s biannual tracker.

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Tui Travel tour operating GC steps up to top role

Tui Travel has promoted its mainstream tour operating general counsel, Mike Bowers, to the role of group legal director, following the decision of the FTSE 100 company’s legal chief Andrew John to begin planning for retirement. Bowers took over from John last month, following the latter’s appointment as director, secretariat, health & safety and risk. […]

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Move of the week Dentons’ former co-chief executive Howard Morris has joined Morrison & Foerster (MoFo) as head of business restructuring and insolvency in London. Morris, who practices in corporate recovery and insolvency, resigned from his post as global integration partner at Dentons earlier this year. His role at MoFo is a new one.    […]

Whistleblowing report contains ‘quite radical’ recommendations, says Eversheds’ Williams

Audrey Williams, partner at Eversheds, has commented on a report of the findings of a Whistleblowing Commission conducted by the charity Public Concern at Work. The report makes a series of recommendations aimed at improving UK whistleblowing protection in the workplace, as well as highlighting areas warranting further review.  Williams said: ‘[The] report might well cause […]

Government announces price cap for payday loans

The government has announced that it will cap the cost of payday loans. The level of the cap will be decided by the new regulator, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). The new cap will be included in the Banking Reform Bill, which is currently going through Parliament. This marks a change in thinking on the part […]

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