Following on from E RADAR’s recent submission to government, Dr Daniel Dresner sets out his own wish-list for the draft EU Network and Information Security Directive. So. We need a directive about Network and Information Security? Brussels says so. And yes, it is necessary. We needed Tufty, the late Jon Pertwee, and the Green Cross […]
This call for evidence is to help inform the government’s review of the balance of competences between the EU and the UK.
Consultation on the implementation of the RoHS Directive 2011/65/EU.
The UK Department for Business has announced a new consultation in order to seek views on the UK’s implementation of the Consumer Rights Directive (CRD). The provisions in the CRD will apply, subject to some limited exceptions, to all contracts for sales of goods and services by traders to consumers, whether the transactions are within […]
Open date:13 Jul 2012 Closing date:05 Oct 2012 The consultation seeks views on options to simplify and clarify the law in relation to the supply of goods, services and digital content supplied under a contract. To respond quickly and easily there is a short online version of the consultation which can be accessed via the […]
The UK government has published its response to the EU’s consultation on Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR). It questions whether the current proposals will have real business benefits as well as protect consumers adequately. The European Commission published legislative proposals on ADR on 29 November 2011. The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills launched a Call for Evidence on these […]
The consultation seeks views on reforms to empower consumers and businesses to challenge anti-competitive behaviour.
The UK’s Department for Business Innovation and Skills has announced a new consultation on the implementation of the European Union’s new Restriction of Hazardous Substances in Electronical and Electronic Equipment (RoHS) Directive 2011. The RoHS Directive primarily aims to ensure that EU Member States apply common restrictions on the levels of six hazardous substances that may […]
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…