International law firm Pinsent Masons has challenged UK businesses to engage in EU consultations if they don’t want to see a repeat of the recent cookies debacle. Expert lawyer Luke Scanlon has said that UK businesses should actively involve themselves in the debate over changes to EU law if they want to avoid problems stemming from [...]
General and Institutional Affairs
Consultation published 08|05|2012
Consultation published 25|04|2012
The consultation seeks views on reforms to empower consumers and businesses to challenge anti-competitive behaviour.
Consultation published 29|03|2012
This consultation seeks views on simplifying enforcement officers’ investigatory powers and the removal of barriers to Trading Standards operating efficiently
A consultation paper seeking views on proposed reforms to the structure of the Financial Reporting Council has been published. Responses due by 10 January 2012.
BIS and FRC consulted jointly on proposals to reform the FRC. The proposals were designed…
Consultation paper seeking views on issues relating to corporate narrative reporting.
The consultation seeks views on the amendment or removal of regulations that have been identified under the Retail and Manufacturing Red Tape Challenge spotlight process.
Discussion paper seeking views on issues relating to executive remuneration.
Consultation published 20|03|2012
Following the Government’s consultation, we are proposing to create a new Competition and Markets Authority that brings the Competition Commission and the OFT’s competition functions into a single organisation and to modernise its competition toolk…
We are seeking evidence on current dismissal processes, including the Acas Code of Practice on Discipline and Grievance and the concept of ‘compensated no fault dismissal’ for micro businesses.