Lexology PRO | Netherlands | 17 May 2022
The Dutch competition authority has fined modular building rental company Modulaire Group and its subsidiary Algeco €1.85 million for failing to notify the latter’s acquisition of rival BUKO, nearly a year after the agency unconditionally cleared the deal.
Wolters Kluwer Asia-Pacific | Asia-Pacific | 5 Apr 2022
When purchasing internal audit software, it’s important to look at several areas beyond pricing. While you certainly need to keep budget in mind…
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, etc. | 28 Feb 2022
60% of UK workers believe they are under surveillance at work, Spain and Germany increase minimum wages, and Czechia looks at how employers can respond to Ukranian call-up orders – plus other key updates.
The Workplace Employment Lawyers | Australia | 23 Feb 2022
Wage compliance has always been at the forefront of risk assessment for organisations of all sizes. An audit process is an opportune time to not only rectify any past issues but also take on board feedback that is likely to streamline and improve practices moving forward. This article provides an overview of the key issues for employers in wage compliance.
Lexology PRO | Global, United Kingdom | 10 Jan 2022
Bhavisha Mistry has just moved to a new role as legal director at The Fragrance Shop. She shares her top tips for managing modern slavery at new companies, including how to measure risk exposure and mapping your supply chain.Interview conducted by Samantha Gilbert, Senior Content Editor for Lexology PRO.
Lexology PRO | European Union, Ireland | 3 Dec 2021
Ireland's central bank has ordered the Bank of Ireland to pay the regulator's second-highest fine to date for breaching IT regulations, despite the lender’s full and voluntary cooperation with the investigation.
Lexology PRO | European Union, France, Germany, etc. | 3 Aug 2021
What regulators will consider when deciding to reduce penalty amounts, lessons from some of the biggest GDPR fines.
Lexology PRO | United Kingdom | 8 Jun 2021
Facing opposition by privacy activists, the UK’s government has postponed the creation of a centralised patient medical information database.
Lexology PRO | United Kingdom | 27 May 2021
The UK accounting regulator has imposed new standards on how auditors in the UK should act when they suspect fraud, a move that experts say will improve standards in the industry.
Lexology PRO | Asia-Pacific, Australia, Canada, etc. | 18 May 2021
Key COVID-related updates for employers around the world, covering vaccine leave, office re-opening strategies and more.