Help for Welsh businesses to keep on the right side of the law

Welsh businesses could save thousands of pounds in legal fees following the creation of a new employment law focused professional development programme by leading Cardiff law firm, Capital Law. The Employment Law Diploma covers day to day employment law fundamentals, including recruitment, absence, discipline, performance and business change. Run in conjunction with the Centre for…

Barristers challenge police chiefs over need for Welsh language in interviews

The bar's representative body has rejected calls from several chief constables, who have claimed that providing real-time translation to Welsh speakers in police stations in Wales is unreasonable and disproportionate. Standards imposed by the Welsh Language Commissioner include a duty to provide a simultaneous translation service if an interview cannot be conducted in Welsh. The…

Cardiff IP experts abseil one of UK’s tallest sculptures for charity

Three thrill-seeking intellectual property experts have abseiled 80 metres down one of the UK’s tallest sculptures to generate funds for people with brain injuries. The daring team, from leading intellectual property firm Wynne-Jones IP, have taken on the ArcelorMittal Orbit in Stratford, London. Recognised as the UK’s highest freefall abseil standing at 262 feet high,…

Greenaway Scott Group appoints new Swansea head to mark ‘hugely successful’ year

Multi-disciplinary business advisory firm Greenaway Scott Group has appointed a new head of its Swansea office, topping off a year of “unprecedented” growth. Leanne Thomas, who is an associate director within the firm, has been appointed to oversee the office, lead the expanding team and continue to drive growth going forwards. Miss Thomas has been…