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Brexit – the implications for employment law

by Sarah Lamont

On 23 June, the UK voted to leave the European Union. A very different future is emerging for politics, finance and governance in...

Brexit: The impact on Data Protection

by Jonathan Moore

The General Data Protection Regulation ('GDPR') will be coming into force across the European Union on 25 May 2018. The aim of the...

Brexit – Certainly Uncertain

by Will Pickles

Are the rights and freedoms of individuals who lack capacity safe after the referendum?

Procurement and trade rules post Brexit

by Emily Heard

We are waking to a very different future for politics, finance and governance in the UK.

Brexit - what now for Local Authorities?

by Bethan Evans

We are waking to a very different future for politics, finance and governance in the UK.

Can PAM kill two birds with one stone?

by Jane Bennett

Empowering patients with the knowledge and skills to manage their own healthcare can improve outcomes and reduce budgetary...

The EU Referendum and the Mental Health Act

by Clementine Robertshaw

Possible implications for health providers and funders in England and Wales

Blowing the Whistle in the NHS

by Jane Bennett

In April 2016, the final version of an overarching whistleblowing policy which should be adopted by all NHS organisations was...

A Quick Guide to Developing a Legionella Investigation Protocol

by Debbie Rookes

Part of Bevan Brittan's Healthline - Summer edition

Authority Update 17/6/16

by Claire Booth

Brief details of recent Government publications, legislation, cases and other developments relevant to those involved in local...

Bevan Brittan supports Provider in First CQC Health and Safety...

Sarah Knight represented St Anne's Community Services

Procurement Byte: Dynamic Purchasing Systems (DPS) 3 – Operating a DPS

by Susie Smith

In this DPS Byte 3 we look first at the process for award of contracts under a DPS. We then go on to consider the issue of...