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Published: 27 March 2017
Sector: Education

Higher Education Bulletin - March 2017

Welcome to the latest edition of our HE bulletin!

In this month's edition:

Zahid – The High Court’s guidance on how to preserve the right to seek judicial review pending proceedings before the OIA
The High Court examines with the relationship between judicial review and the OIA procedure

Brexit takeaway
The European Citizens Action Service considers the possible scenarios for a new EU-UK relationship

New prompt payment reporting Regulations
New draft regulations and guidance from the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy

Consent under the GDPR – time to opt out?
The ICO proposes new guidance for consent under the GDPR, shedding some light on the practical aspects of the requirement in the process

NEC4 a sneak peek!
New updated NEC contracts will be available from June

Changes to off–payroll working
New tax rules from 6 April which will apply to workers providing services through personal service companies

Is a redundancy dismissal unfair if it is tainted by indirect sex discrimination?
A recent Employment Appeal Tribunal decision highlights the importance of being able to justify job requirements

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Joanna Thornell, Client and Markets Director, Shakespeare Martineau