Legislation / Legal (Archive)

IPCC:  Investigations under way into Gwent Police handling of custody incidents

HMIC:  Joint targeted area inspections to be launched this year

Home Office:  Landlords in England get ready for right to rent

MoJ:  Licence stripped from company that made 40m nuisance calls

DfE:  Education Secretary unveils plans to change adoption law

LC: A modern approach to Unfitness to Plead

TUC raises concerns over changes to the Gangmasters Licensing Authority

DCMS:  Crackdown on nuisance calls to make marketing companies display caller ID ~ IICO response to Government's plans to introduce compulsory caller ID for marketing firms)

Information Commissioner repeats call for stronger sentences for data thieves

PC&PE:  Clarity needed on effect of key elements of Immigration Bill

CMA:  Ladbrokes/Coral merger fast-tracked to phase 2 investigation – (Legal services study launched by CMA ~ CMA accepts RELX (UK) Limited undertakings)

FCA publishes latest Retirement Income Market Data

FRC: Quality of corporate governance in the UK remains high

FSCS receives final Icesave payment

Land Registry have changed their warning of cancellation letters – (Land Registry:  Beware of phishing emails ~ Land Registry:  Witnessing of deeds from 18 January)

techUK Submits Written Evidence to Joint Investigatory Powers Bill Committee

UK Visas & Immigration: New immigration and nationality fees for 2016 to 2017

ScotGov:  Next step in court reform – (ScotGov:  Transparency of land ownership)

National Crime Agency:  Fourth arrest in international drug smuggling investigation – (NCA:  Offshore money launderer to hand over more than £4.75m in criminal profits)

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