An act that Labour must repeal to save higher education

Students and academics demonstrate against tuition fees and cuts in central London in November, 2016. ‘Higher education fees have been catastrophic for social mobility’. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo We commend the Labour party for calling for the end of the current £9,000 student tuition fee-and-loans regime for higher and further […]

Consumer Review Fairness Act Targets Businesses Seeking to Silence Complaints

When customers are not happy, they let the world know by sharing their experiences online. Of  course, they let customers know when they are happy with a business or brand too. Small business owners should accept this as a fact of life and a reason to exceed expectations.  Some, however, […]

Did You Know the Trade Facilitation and Enforcement Act Raises Duty Free Limit?

A newly passed piece of trade legislation may make it easier for small businesses to compete by simplifying the import process. The U.S. Senate has passed the Trade Facilitation and Enforcement Act of 2015 (PDF), which will modernize and expedite the customs clearance process — fulfilling a long-standing wish of American businesses. […]