• 18th January 2017

The ‘fit and proper person test’ in Football
A look at Massimo Cellino's ownership of Leeds United

As the end of Massimo Cellino’s reign at Leeds United looks to be coming to an end. His time with the club will not only be shrouded by the failure to reach the top flight of English football, but also the controversy he caused in his infamous reign as a director and owner of an […]

  • 12th January 2017

French law to allow employees to disconnect
What time is an acceptable cut-off point in the evening or weekend when it comes to work commitments

The recent news that employees in France are getting the legal right to avoid work emails outside working hours has been welcomed by those concerned by “work-creep”. The new French law, which has been dubbed the “right to disconnect”, came into force on 1 January. The basics are this: that companies with more than 50 […]