Monthly Archives: January 2012

Latest ISO Certification Survey 2010


The latest edition of The ISO Survey of Certifications 2010 contains informative statistics on the global market relevance for ISO’s management system standards for quality, environment, medical devices, food safety and information security. The overall impact of ISO certifications worldwide show an increase in … Continue reading

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Chris Huhne’s Statement on Court of Appeal decision on Feed-in Tariffs


Following on from my earlier post Feed In Tariff Update, the PV Panel Industry have won a victory over the Government position. The Court of Appeal has upheld the High Court ruling on FITs albeit on different grounds with the … Continue reading

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ISO 19011:2011 published for management system audits


The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) published an updated edition of the ISO 19011 auditing standard in December 2011. This International Standard provides a uniform and harmonised approach to multiple management system audits, where many organizations incorporate a number of management systems, … Continue reading

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ISO/IEC 27006:2011 Published


The latest version of ISO/IEC 27006 has been published on 1 December 2011. This International Standard specifies the requirements and provides guidance for certification bodies providing audit and certification of an information security management system (ISMS). It is primarily intended to … Continue reading

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Feed In Tariff Update


After the High Court ruling on 21 December 2011, a green light was given for a judicial review brought by Friends of the Earth and two solar companies HomeSun and Solarcentury. The Department for Climate Change (DECC) already have a lodged appeal against the decision. The decision … Continue reading

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BCS 4th Legal Day


The British Computer Society (BCS) Information Security Specialist Group (ISSG) held its 14th Annual Legal Day at the Royal Air Force Club in Central London last Friday, 20 January 2012. RAF Club A great line-up of speakers and topics from … Continue reading

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Ukraine Law on Ecological Audit


Over the past year, I have been privileged to be a Short-Term Expert in a European Union Twinning Project to support the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources in the development and implementation of the Law on Ecological Audit. The project … Continue reading

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