Fees to Prevent Vexatious Employment Discrimination Suits?

Fees to Prevent Vexatious Employment Discrimination Suits?

The number of UK employment cases plunging?  We asked about this earlier when we wrote that the UK Ministry of Justice released employment tribunal stats for the first quarter of 2014, and according to Michael Rubinstein Publishing, there has been a “huge fall in employment tribunal claims as a result of the introduction of fees to bring a case and have it heard.”

Consumer Privacy Legislation? All Sides Weigh in but Remain Far Apart

Credit: infocux Technologies

Recent comments filed by various stakeholders in response to the U.S. Commerce Department’s National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s (NTIA) Request for Public Comment (RFC) on “Big Data and Consumer Privacy in the Internet Economy,” evidence a wide rift between consumer groups and most business interests regarding the need for additional consumer privacy law in the era of Big Data.