What are the basics of electronic business in the health sector?

What are the basics of electronic business in the health sector?

What are the basics of electronic business in the health sector? During my recent workshops on business, risk and governance, medical practice managers have asked me why electronic business is important to their organisations. Practice managers are pivotal in making transformation change across primary care and the local clusters in which they operate. Here are […]

In the blue corner: mobile strategy; bring-your-own-device in the red

In the blue corner: mobile strategy; bring-your-own-device in the red

Here at E RADAR we recognise that mobile enterprise is the future for information society and the digital economy. The important thing is making that mobility safe and legal. That’s no mean feat given the risks created by the ‘Martini factor’ of ‘Any time, any place’ (except certain Greater Manchester suburbs where a rationalisation of […]

Government remains concerned over EU Alternative Dispute Resolution

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 […]

Collective Rights Management Directive

The European Commission is about to publish its draft proposal of collective rights management, said Internal Market Commissioner Michel Barnier. Barnier told the European Parliament’s legal affairs committee on 13 February that the Commission had concluded a public consultation on the legislation. Commission officials are currently finalising details to two components of the legislation: harmonising […]

The Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008

The Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008

The Consumer Protection from Unfair Trading Regulations 2008 (the ‘CPRs’) came into force on 26 May 2008. The reguations implemented the Unfair Commercial Practices Directive into UK law. Unfair commercial practices include those commercial practices that contravene the requirements of professional diligence, misleading actions, misleading omissions, and aggressive commercial practices. The regulations can be read alongside The […]

Transactional Records

A transaction is an act, or series of acts involving commercial negotiations, e.g. buying and selling, which results in an exchange of legal rights and duties of the participants. Every transaction has three components: (1) transfer of good/service and money, (2) transfer of title which may or may not be accompanied by a transfer of […]