On the 20th April 2017 HMRC updated their ‘Internal Status Manual’ regarding the employment status of dentists. This made clear that where dentists are practicing as associates in premises owned and run by another dentist and are subject to a BDA or DPA approved associate contract, and the terms are followed, then the associates income will be assessed under ‘trading income rules’ and not as...Read More
In 2014, Facebook invited its users to complete a personality type quiz. It was designed not only to obtain the data of the individual completing the quiz but also their friends’ data. Facebook has since changed companies’ abilities to obtain information this way.
Christopher Wylie, who worked with Cambridge Analytica, alleges that the data of some 50 million users, mainly in the US, was taken...Read More
MacDonald Hotel, London Rd, Manchester M1 2PG – 10th May 2018: 10am – 5pm
The clock is ticking for GDPR compliance. Is your dental practice ready? Do you understand your new obligations under GDPR?
Our one day workshops will give you the tools you need to understand the regulations, together with the guidance and documentation to implement the changes that your dental practice...Read More
Fitness to practice proceedings are extremely stressful for any medical professional. Perhaps this is best evidenced by the report prepared by the GMC in 2014. It found that between 2005 and 2013, 114 doctors died during fitness to practice proceedings, of these, 28 died of suicide or suspected suicide. The GDC do not record similar statics. This is a conscious decision on their part. In...Read More
As a dynamic and developing law firm, JFH Law is seeking to recruit a newly qualified up to 5 yr PQE commercial and civil litigation solicitor to join our civil litigation department.
The successful candidate will join our team working from our Camden office, London. This is an excellent opportunity for a solicitor to take over a diverse existing caseload including contract disputes,...Read More
DENTAL BULLETIN, ISSUE 65
Over the last few weeks myself and Laura Pearce have been traveling around the UK lecturing on the General Data Protection Regulations and how they will affect dentists when they come into force on the 25th May 2018. In the general maelstrom of GDPR, one question that keeps being asked relates to the security and retention of patients’ clinical records....Read More