I seriously doubt that it's a law but is there any union regulation or whatever to that effect in the UK?
On the one hand it sounds reasonable enough but on the other hand the more I think about it the more unlikely it seems.
Some changes have been made to LiveJournal, and we hope you enjoy them! As we continue to improve the site on a daily basis to make your experience here better and faster, we would greatly appreciate your feedback about these changes. Please let us know what we can do for you!