Primark landed itself in hot water, after failing to protect one of its transgender employees from the abuse of colleagues. The company promptly found itself in court, slapped with a gender reassignment discrimination badge. There is, of course, a lesson to be learned.
New rules set up to combat ticket touts will require sellers to provide more information around resold event tickets, the government has said.
For businesses of any size, running commercial disputes through litigation or arbitration has always been a pain in the neck. Apart from the hassle, the absorption of management time and the real psychological stress of possible court appearances, the financial fall-out can be terrifying.
With around 2.46bn social media users in the world today, it is clear that the digital world has consumed us all. That’s why it’s essential for companies to implement a social media policy.
Amanda Boyd, professional support employment lawyer at LHS Solicitors, says all businesses should approach sexual harassment claims with a degree of sensitivity and diplomacy.
Despite a number of SME businesses in the UK using residential internet services, broadband compensation rules have failed to address the needs of corporate customers.
With staying on top of your company’s cash flow such a crucial job, Concur’s Lara Edwards explains why a travel and expense policy can really help out.
With Vodafone the latest to make waves with its expenses policy, how can other businesses avoid such a fate and create a system deemed as fair to all?
When your company grows, so too do your legal obligations. For example, if you foresee your business making an annual turnover of £36m, then you’ll need to start crafting a modern slavery statement. But did you know it should still be on your radar no matter your size?
The last year has seen businesses attacked with different kinds of ransomware – WannaCry, Petya – which has caused many leaders to doubt their BYOD policies. There is a way to ensure better smartphone security though.
Recent news revealed less than a third of corporations failed to address corruption and bribery issues within supply chains despite efforts to put in place policies preventing this.
The tech-world flavour of the year is AI, which is made up of two sub-technologies of natural language processing and machine learning. Undoubtedly you have heard of chatbots and conversational marketing because most businesses are testing or using it.