News for March, 2014

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March 31, 2014

National Infrastructure Plan: finance update

As part of its long-term economic plan, the government is committed to delivering the infrastructure that the UK needs to compete in the global race.

March 31, 2014

Mayor wants honest discussion of how Heathrow site can best serve London in the 21st century

The Mayor of London has released a major new report that sets out several options for redevelopment of the Heathrow airport site if a new hub airport in the south east is eventually agreed by the Government and Heathrow airport relocates.

March 31, 2014

Plans for £38 billion investment in railways unveiled

A route-by-route plan for how an ambitious 5-year programme to invest £38 billion in railways will take shape has been unveiled.

March 29, 2014

Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Bill 2014

Last week, the Minister for Justice, Equality and Defence, Alan Shatter, published the Irish Human Rights and Equality Commission Bill 2014.

March 28, 2014

CASE SUMMARY: Equality Tribunal

An Employee v An Employer  Decision no DEC – E2014-009, issued on 18 February 2014   Employment Equality Acts – discrimination – gender grounds – pregnancy – dismissal – last-in first-out -  exceptional circumstances – lack of written evidence – direct discrimination.

March 26, 2014

Proposed amendments to IAS 1 published

An exposure draft outlining proposed amendments to IAS 1, Presentation of financial statements, has been published for public comment.

March 25, 2014

FRS 103 – Insurance Contracts

The FRC published new accounting and reporting requirements for entities with insurance contracts, set out in FRS 103 Insurance Contracts on March 20

March 20, 2014

Heads of the Children and Family Relationships Bill 2013

The Heads of the Children and Family Relationships Bill 2013 were published recently. The proposed legislation is to provide a new legal structure for guardianship, custody, access and child-rearing in the varying parenting situations, such as married families, care of children by extended family, cohabiting couples and civil partners.

March 20, 2014

National Infrastructure Plan "shopping list" lacks focus

The government should focus on a few key projects rather than its 600 scheme National Infrastructure Plan "shopping list", according to Labour's shadow infrastructure minister Andrew Adonis.

March 19, 2014

EU Commission Proposals to Reinforce Rule of Law

Last week, the European Commission put forward a new framework to deal with the issue of systematic threats to the rule of EU law in Member States.

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