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Published: 30 June 2017
Sector: Education

Higher Education Bulletin - June 2017

Welcome to our latest Higher Education bulletin!

In this month's edition:

The time for compliance is nigh - the new data protection regime
Universities must start planning for the implementation of the GDPR next year

Guidance on monetary penalties under the Data Protection Act
Recent guidance from the court on the level of fines applicable for a breach of the DPA

What does the general election mean for the construction industry?
Some thoughts on the future for the construction industry following the recent general election

At what rate should employers deduct pay when employees strike?
A recent case which has clarified the rate at which strike pay should be deducted

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Joanna Thornell, Client and Markets Director, Shakespeare Martineau