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24 Apr 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Welsh regulations published

The Local Authorities (Coronavirus) (Meetings) (Wales) Regulations 2020 came into force on 22nd April 2020.  The principle purpose of the regulations is to make provision in relation to local authority meetings, and the publication of and acc...

24 Apr 2020

Gambling - Committee launches inquiry on problem gambling

On Monday the Public Accounts Committee launched an inquiry on problem gambling.A press release from the UK Parliament can be read here.The National Audit Office’s (NAO’s) February 2020 report ‘Gambling regulation: problem ga...

24 Apr 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Slavery and human trafficking in supply chains: guidance for businesses

Under section 54 of the Modern Slavery Act 2015, certain businesses are required to publish an annual modern slavery statement setting out the steps they have taken to identify and address their modern slavery risks.During the coronavirus pandem...

23 Apr 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - Revised regulations published

On Wednesday (22nd April) updated regulations came into force, the Health Protection (Coronavirus, Restrictions) (England) (Amendment) Regulations 2020/447, which updated / clarified / corrected the earlier regulations 2020/350 on which we have ea...

23 Apr 2020

Covid 19 - What you need to know - BEIS launch Support Finder Tool

We have previously provided signposts to government support to effect business through our news articles.  The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has now launched a support finder tool to help businesses and self-e...

23 Apr 2020

Gambling - Consultations

Even during a pandemic the world moves forward, perhaps in a more haphazard or unpredictable manner.  The UK Gambling regulator, the Gambling Commission are currently proceeding with 2 consultations which opened on 26th February.The first c...