Bruce Turnbull, director at the Vulnerability Registration Service, tells Regulation Matters how the initiative helps vulnerable consumers and how the VRS is involved in the government's plan to introduce a six-week breathing-space scheme for individuals in debt.
So, you’ve spotted the purple “Legal Choices” speech bubble at the top of Regulation Matters, but what is it?
Clare Carter, Head of Development at the Access to Justice Foundation, discusses how the charity assists society's most vulnerable people, and explains how organising sponsored events and donating dormant client-account funds can further its work.
David Pope, Authorisation Manager at CILEx Regulation, summarises what consumers and law firms need to know and do to properly prepare themselves for the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation.
Firms should make sure that they comply with all necessary legislation to provide protection to their clients and the public. David Pope highlights four areas that are important to get right for both consumers and firms.