Company entitled to disclosure of documents from former CEO’s home computer

This case summary was prepared by Caroline Field and published by Daniel Barnett’s Employment Law Bulletin. 

Can a company require its former CEO to provide inspection and copies of emails sent and received by him while acting on the company’s behalf which were stored on his personal computer following termination of the agreement for the provision of his services?

SRA Red Tape

Submitted by Dean Fuller and published online by The Law Society Gazette.

At the same time as the SRA reveals its continuing appetite to reduce the burden of red tape on solicitors it requires all regulated practices to collect, report and publish data on the diversity of their workforce. The SRA states that collection of this data is a Legal Services Board requirement to promote transparency and diversity in the legal services market.