Summary of the Budget 2021

Budget 2021

The Chancellor announced the Budget on 3 March. The Government’s spending plans this year aim to continue to aid businesses and jobs through the Coronavirus pandemic and to support a […]

Win for small businesses: UKSC ruling on landmark insurance case

On 15 January 2021, the UK Supreme Court issued a landmark ruling on a business insurance test case. The result of this case means that many small businesses will receive […]

Post- Brexit: how will data protection rules change?

The EU-UK Trade and Cooperation Agreement (Trade Agreement) states that both the UK and EU will remain “committed to ensuring a high level of personal data protection”. It also confirms […]

Post- Brexit: how will the import and export of goods change?

The Trade and Cooperation Agreement sets out the rules for trading between the EU and UK. Adopting this deal means the UK has avoided having to trade under World Trade […]

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Post-Brexit: the new immigration system explained

From 1 January 2021 the EU’s Free Movement of People in the UK will come to an end. Freedom of movement gives EU citizens the right to live and work […]

Your Brexit Toolkit

Your Brexit Toolkit

On 24 December 2020 the UK and EU agreed on a trade deal, removing the risks and uncertainty that would have come with a no-deal Brexit. Despite this, there’s no […]

Can employers make vaccination against coronavirus mandatory?

The UK Government has said that they will not make vaccination against COVID-19 mandatory. However, the question still remains as to whether employers will be able to make vaccination a […]

The UK’s Freeport Initiative

The UK Government is planning to establish 10 freeports after the end of the Brexit transition period in 2021. Seaports and airports across the UK have been invited to enter […]

What does the Spending Review mean for employees and businesses?

On 25 November 2020, the Chancellor set out the Government’s Spending Review. Uniquely, this Spending Review will only cover a one year period amidst the economic difficulty caused by COVID-19. […]

How to protect your business when an employee leaves

Ransomware and hacking attacks may be what makes the media headlines. In the real world, however, most data theft is probably the digital equivalent of pick pocketing. It can be […]

The laws for safety surrounding heating & air conditioning

Heating is vital for both homes and businesses even in the most southerly parts of the UK. Air conditioning can be beneficial for homes and businesses in the most northerly […]