Briefing

Harassment and stalking: new provisions in the Protection of Freedoms Act

Posted by : Frances Barnwell | Date posted : 01/06/2012

Section 111 of the Protection of Freedoms Act 2012, which came into force on 1 May, amends the Protection from Harassment Act 1997 by the insertion of two new offences relating to stalking.

This briefing discusses the implications of the new provisions for Higher Education Institutions.

If you require further information on anything covered in this briefing please contact Julian Smith (julian.smith@farrer.co.uk; 020 3375 7432) or your usual contact at the firm on 020 3375 7000.