Commercial news update January 2018: Corporate Governance Reporting, GDPR, Geo-blocking ban

Commercial news update January 2018: Corporate Governance Reporting, GDPR, Geo-blocking ban

A new year brings new legal developments—here is your one-stop- shop for the key advances in 2018.

We focus on the commercial aspects, and look at the practical steps for you to consider.

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In 2018, we will see the impact of the EU Directive on the disclosure of non-financial and diversity information. Certain companies will need to provide their impact on employees, respect for human righ

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About the author:
Iain founded Radius Law in September 2013 which has been designed to meet the exacting standards that Iain had of his law firms during his time as an in-house counsel.


Iain’s in-house career spans 14 years with the 7 years from 2006 to 2013 being the General Counsel and Chief Compliance officer for the Mercedes-Benz UK Group. In this role he led a team of 18 staff.
Iain has previously been recognised in the Financial Times Innovative Lawyers report as a thought leader in legal management. He has spoken regularly and had published articles particularly on how to measure legal value.

Aside from legal management, Iain has significant expertise in regulatory work, particularly competition law and anti-bribery. Iain has led the implementation of large scale compliance programmes and also managed regulatory investigations.

Outside of the day job Iain has a passion for community projects and has been a non-executive director of a housing association and also established a debt advice centre. This social conscious approach continues in Radius Law with a bold commitment to pay 10% of profits to charity.