What is a data protection programme?

What is a data protection programme?

In our blogs and when talking to clients we often refer to a “data protection programme”, but we realise you may be wondering what we mean by this… Data protection programme To comply with your various obligations under data protection laws there are a number of...
CASE CORNER: Should I stay, or should I go?

CASE CORNER: Should I stay, or should I go?

When the Commercial Director of the Mid Essex Hospital Services Trust terminated its contract with outsourced catering provider Compass Group (trading as Medirest) on 27 July 2009, it most definitely was not the “end” of the contract for the Trust. It was the start of...
3 reasons to have a contract with a freelancer

3 reasons to have a contract with a freelancer

We don’t like to tell clients “you must have a contract”, although as contract lawyers of course it is something we would recommend! And where you are engaging freelancers there are a few reasons why having a contract is key. Intellectual property rights It is a...