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Ten data security standards for health care organisations

Ten data security standards for health care organisations

The government has issued new guidance for health care organisations on the 10 recommended data security standards.

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Gaby Hardwicke successfully defends tribunal claim issued by wife against husband's business

Gaby Hardwicke successfully defends tribunal claim issued by wife against husband's business

Gaby Hardwicke acted for the respondent in a highly unusual employment tribunal claim recently, issued by a business owner's ex-wife.

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HMRC waives national minimum wage penalties for sleep-in shifts

HMRC waives national minimum wage penalties for sleep-in shifts

HMRC will waive penalties for NMW arrears owed by social care providers to workers on sleep-in shifts that took place before 26 July 2017.

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Sanctions for dentist over counterfeit equipment

Sanctions for dentist over counterfeit equipment

A dentist has received sanctions on his registration after the seizure of over 100 counterfeit and non-compliant dentistry items.

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Call for legislation to protect legal professional privilege from state surveillance

Call for legislation to protect legal professional privilege from state surveillance

The Law Society, the Bar Council and the Scottish Faculty of Advocates have issued a joint declaration to push for legislation that safeguards LPP from state surveillance.

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