From 29 July 2022, the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) will start regulating the pre-paid funeral plan sector. Anyone that intends to continue providing, or selling, pre-paid funeral plans from this … [Read more...] about FCA to regulate pre-paid funeral plan sector
Modern logistics facilities are now a bedrock of tech-led commerce whilst shopping centres, the erstwhile catalyst of urban regeneration projects, struggle to compete with the 24/7/365 shopping … [Read more...] about The UK logistics market and tech-led commerce
Wednesday 18th August saw confirmation from court that the first consumer group class action claim in the UK – Merricks v Mastercard – could proceed to trial, on the basis that a suitable undertaking … [Read more...] about Strong step forward for litigation funding in the class action arena
With demand for commodities increasing and prices rising, governments around the world are thinking about whether they should increase the tax-take on mining. It looks likely that we will move into a … [Read more...] about Mining tax systems for resource-rich countries
Supply chain management is a complex process involving many partners, organisations and technological systems. Without ensuring that there is a consistent approach to robust, preventative cyber … [Read more...] about What are the biggest cyber security risks for those working in procurement or supply management?
From 1 October 2021, phased implementation of new climate-related reporting requirements under the Pension Schemes Act 2021 begins. The Pensions Regulator (TPR) launched a consultation on 5 July 2021 … [Read more...] about Stop, collaborate and listen: TPR consults on its climate reporting guidance and enforcement approach