09 April 2018
The government has sought to combat and prevent modern slavery through the introduction of the Modern Slavery Act 2015, which covers the offences of slavery, human trafficking, servitude and forced or compulsory labour.
13 June 2017
From 7 March 2017, the FCA placed a duty on all full scope regulatory reference firms (mainly banks, building societies and insurers) currently part of either the Senior Managers and Certification Regime (SM&CR) or Senior Insurance Managers Regime (SMIR) (relevant firms) to ensure that certain staff, including contingent workers or volunteers, meet the fit and proper regulatory standard.
31 May 2017
Consumer businesses in the UK are facing an uncertain and challenging time. Workforce challenges are causing a headache with the rising cost of employment, the shrinking pool of candidates due to political uncertainty, and continued scrutiny on contracts.
Partner, Head of Client Legal Services
Carolyn leads RSM’s client legal services and is responsible for the broader development of RSM Legal’s services offering through RSM Legal LLP.