Author: Paul Evans
Rethinking the ‘red tape’ attitude
Public protection has been slowly ripped to pieces by systematic cuts to ‘red tape’.
The great direct sales scandal
Are high-pressure direct sales tactics about to be exposed as the next PPI-style scandal?
Let there be light on lettings fees
A binding ruling should bring consistency on the issue of administration fees.
Controlling animal disease
Examining the new Animal Health Law Regulation in a post-Brexit future.
A brush with art fraud
A look at Dorset Trading Standards’ first foray into the murky world of art fraud.
Matt Allwright: Product Safety
Matt asks what happened to all the progress we made just a few decades ago
CPPD Module 13: Roofing Scams
Find out how to spot the telltale signs that a rogue roofer is at work
Govt sets sights on industry ‘horizon’
The government has promised to develop an ‘agile approach’ in its new Industrial Strategy.
Care complaints system criticised
The CMA has recommended that complaints processes are enhanced for residents.
Matt Allwright: Subscription traps
Matt sets off on an intrepid journey across the consumer protection landscape
CPPD Module 12: Sunbed Compliance
A reminder of how important compliance testing is to the sunbed industry
CPPD Module 11: E-cigarettes
Brush up on how the TRPRs affect the sale of e-cigarettes and vape pens in the UK