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    Stephen Jennings

    Posted 7 February 2017
    by Stephen Jennings .

    Increase to the national minimum wage

    The draft National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations 2017 has now been published. This sets out the proposed changes to the National Minimum Wage (NMW) and National Living Wage (NLW) due to take effect from 1 April 2017.

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    Richard King

    Posted 7 February 2017
    by Richard King .

    Could your charity face an ICO fine?

    The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has announced its intention to issue fines to a number of charities for breaching data protection rules. Although yours is not likely to be one of them, there are serious issues here for all charities. Some have simply…

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    James Evans

    Posted 6 February 2017
    by James Evans .

    You have been warned!

    The Charity Commission now has the power to issue official warnings to charities or individual trustees, where it considers there has been a breach of trust or duty, or other mismanagement at a charity. The power is likely to be…

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    Anouska Musson

    Posted 3 February 2017
    by Anouska Musson .

    Making Waves

    The Water Act 2014 provides for the introduction of the “Open Water Market” which will allow eligible businesses and non-household customers to choose the supplier of their water and waste water services from 1 April 2017. The water regulator, Ofwat,…

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