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4 Tips to Remain AML Compliant 

Money laundering isn’t something that is only reserved for gangster movies and Breaking Bad. It is a serious criminal activity that not only remains prevalent but is becoming increasingly sophisticated.  You only have to look at the statistics. Research suggests that globally an estimated 2-5% of global GDP is laundered each year. That equates to
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Company Liquidation: What Is It?

Businesses all over the UK are having to be liquidated for various reasons. For the process of liquidation to happen, the business must be struggling with cash flow on a constant basis. In usual circumstances, a business in this situation will be being threatened by creditors, and will likely need the help and advice of
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How to Deal With Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Sexual harassment in workplaces is quite common, and sometimes it isn’t only women that are victims or perpetrators. Your coworker, boss, or even a customer can be potentially guilty of sexual harassment if it meets certain circumstances. Every employer is responsible for preventing sexual harassment in their workplace. In some situations, it might threaten your
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A DPO’s Guide to GDPR & Email Marketing Consent

In the aftermath of the Covid 19 pandemic, there remains a significant gap between businesses and their customers – making direct marketing more critical than ever in cultivating lucrative B2B and B2C connections. The word “direct marketing” refers to any advertising or marketing aimed at individuals. It includes emails, texts, phone calls, posts, and direct
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How to Handle Age Discrimination in the Workplace

Most workplaces have a mixture of ages, and it is not uncommon for employers to prefer to hire younger employees. However, when an employer begins to discriminate against employees based on their age, this can create a hostile work environment and lead to age discrimination lawsuits. There are a few things that you can do
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4 Ways A Lawyer Can Help You Run Your Business

4 Ways A Lawyer Can Help You Run Your Business

Photo by CoWomen on Unsplash Running your own business means that you need to wear many hats. On any given day you’re a manager, marketer, accounts and HR. However, the legal aspects of your business might be a little trickier, especially if you have no experience in the legal field. As you grow and scale
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How are Women Protected Under the Equal Pay Act?

How are Women Protected Under the Equal Pay Act?

Even though the Equal Pay Act is over 50 years old, some women still face discrimination in the workplace, especially when it comes to equal pay and benefits. Women who understand the legal obligation of their company will have more confidence in getting the equal pay they deserve, and companies who understand their obligation to
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7 last minute ways to prepare for GDPR if you haven’t already

With GDPR on the horizon many businesses are scrambling to get their house in order. But don’t worry if your business is one of them – there’s still time to get the ball rolling with these 7 last minute ways to prepare. Before we get stuck in, however, it’s worth noting that this article simply
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