Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments 22/04/16

Posted in : Fortnightly Review of Recent Employment Developments on 22 April 2016
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Highlights this week: The big news is the EU parliament has approved the General Data Protection Regulation - get ready for fines of up to 4% of global turnover or €20m. We also have a new EU Directive on Trade Secrets that has been approved and could have an impact on whistleblowing, although it's been designed not to; and workplace relations bodies have published details of their respective FOI Publication Schemes.

Elsewhere, we have the latest on the potential impact in Ireland of a Brexit vote; and a Guide to UK Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations might interest those readers with business in the UK. And in Australia, a postman has won the right to compensation for what he

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