Data Breaches

Data Breaches

How scared should you be? The supermarket Morrison’s lost its appeal in a High Court Ruling and has been held as vicariously liable after one of its members of staff leaked the personal information of over 100,000 of its employees. “Vicarious liability refers to a...
The End of the GIG Economy?

The End of the GIG Economy?

Pimlico Plumbers Ltd v Mr G Smith in the supreme court last month held that a plumber who worked under a contract describing him as self employed was, in fact, a worker and is now entitled to various employment law rights. The Case Mr Smith worked as a plumber for...
GDPR—Weapon or Shield?

GDPR—Weapon or Shield?

GDPR has been in force less than a month and already the cracks are showing. With less than 35% of UK organisations thought to be ready, and despite the ICO stating “small businesses will not be punished for failing to be ready on time”, legal scaremongers seem to...