Robert Carter Paralegal

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Rob is a Paralegal in the Commercial and Charities team. He supports and works with members of the team in preparing client documents, collating and maintaining the team's knowledge management resources, and conducting research.

Rob has an advanced level understanding of French, and a basic understanding of Spanish.


Robert’s Blog

But you said it was ok….. Can you make a verbal agreement?

Kanye West and Taylor Swift hit the headlines recently after a recording of a telephone call between them was released to the public...

Articles by Robert

A Data Protection Bill - Fit For the Digital Age?


The Data Protection Bill (the Bill) was placed before the House of Lords on Wednesday (13th September). A copy of the Bill in its current form was published shortly afterwards and can be found...

The EU-US Privacy Shield has finally arrived!


In April, we reported on the status of the EU-US Privacy Shield. Like its predecessor, Safe Harbor, it is designed to be a self-certification mechanism to enable businesses in the US to import data...

Progress, but still some way to go: European regulators give their views on the Privacy Shield


Last Wednesday 13 April 2016, the European Union's Article 29 Working Party (WP29) published its opinion of the EU-US Privacy Shield, which is the proposed replacement for the now discredited Safe Harbor framework.

Related Knowledge & Resources

Making Charity property transactions simpler - hope on the horizon?

The Law Commission has issued a report on Technical Issues in Charity Law and has made a series of fairly radical recommendations to make the acquisition and disposal of property by a Charity simpler. Our expert explains.

Do sleep-in shifts qualify for the minimum wage?

In HR Magazine, Holly Cudbill, considers the vexed question of whether employees who undertake sleep-in shifts are entitled to the national minimum wage (NMW) throughout the entire time they are asleep, or only when they are awake to carry out duties.

HMRC: Changes to Gift Aid declarations

As of 20 January 2016, HMRC have updated the guidance on making Gift Aid declarations for one-off donations, multiple donations and sponsored events.