Legal News

Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Act 2018

22 November 2018

The majority of the Sanctions and Anti-Money Laundering Act 2018 has been brought in force from 22nd November 2018, by SI 2018/1213 (a few provisions were brought in force in May by the Act itself).

Assaults on Emergency Workers Act 2018

13 November 2018

The Assaults on Emergency Workers Act 2018, in force as of 13th November 2018, states that if the offences of common assault or battery are committed against an emergency worker, the offence will be triable either way and as such, have a higher maximum penalty.