The New EU Procurement Directive
The new EU Procurement Directive was published on 17th April 2014 and each EU member state has 24 months to implement it into their national legislation. The draft Public Contracts Regulations 2015 have been published and it is anticipated they will come into force during spring 2015.
EAT Rules on Holiday Pay
The Employment Appeal Tribunal handed down its judgement on the joined cases of Bear Scotland Ltd v Fulton; Hertel (UK) v Woods and Amec Group v Law.
Children and Families Act 2014 - SEN
Part 3 of the Children and Families Act introduces a number of important changes to the system for supporting children and young people with special educational needs (SEN).