Even if an applicant has not begun work yet, once an offer of employment has been made and accepted, a binding contract exists between the employer and applicant. If an employer was to subsequently withdraw the offer, this could amount to a breach of contract. The applicant could then claim damages for the employer’s failure […]

The UK Government’s prognosis on a No Deal Brexit was released on Tuesday, 11th September at 10pm in the Yellowhammer report. While presenting a stark warning about the consequences of a No Deal exit, a key element identified by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) at Point 9 of the “Key planning […]

At a time when we have seen a broadening range of cyber handling headaches, attacks and regulatory change and with new IT software techniques and loopholes emerging constantly, those dealing with data handling in the UK now face another range of uncertainties which will be caused by Brexit. Penalties in civil and criminal cases have […]

A great deal has happened in the cyber and corporate and personal data risk space since our Managing Director, Elliot Shear addressed corporate risks and director’s statutory duties at a summit in Washington D.C. on a prestigious cyber panel alongside representatives of the FBI and SEC in mid – 2107. We have seen cyber-attacks developing […]

W Legal’s Managing Director, Elliot Shear, has spoken on a prestigious Washington Panel dealing with Cybersecurity issues for Public Companies. Elliot was joined by the heads of Cybersecurity for both the US Federal Bureau of Investigations (FBI) and the US Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). “Dealing with cyber-related issues has become a key factor in both […]

The Office of Foreign Asset Control (“OFAC”) has recently updated its explanatory document known as ‘Frequently Asked Questions Relating to the Lifting of Certain U.S Sanctions under the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) on Implementation Day’ (the “FAQ”). Among other things, the amended FAQ provides additional guidance to non-US persons seeking to carry out […]

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