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The Home Office has now published their policy guidance for the new immigration system which goes live on 1 December 2020. The new policy guidance update covers the Skilled Worker and the Intra Company Transfer routes.

Home Office publishes updated Sponsorship policy guidance

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Nov

2020

Home Office publishes updated Sponsorship policy guidance

The Home Office has now published their policy guidance for the new immigration system which goes live on 1 December 2020. The new policy guidance update covers the Skilled Worker and the Intra Company Transfer routes.

Protection from health and safety detriments and the right to PPE should cover ‘workers’ as well as employees, High Court rules.

New ruling provides H&S detriment protection to workers

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Nov

2020

New ruling provides H&S detriment protection to workers

Protection from health and safety detriments and the right to PPE should cover ‘workers’ as well as employees, High Court rules.

2020 is likely to be a year of financial constraints for many businesses. Therefore, the recent Court of Appeal decision in Heskett v Secretary of State for Justice [2020] could be good news for employers seeking to justify indirect discrimination as a biproduct of a short-term need to reduce expenditure.

New ruling lends helping hand to employers balancing budgets

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Nov

2020

New ruling lends helping hand to employers balancing budgets

2020 is likely to be a year of financial constraints for many businesses. Therefore, the recent Court of Appeal decision in Heskett v Secretary of State for Justice [2020] could be good news for employers seeking to justify indirect discrimination as a biproduct of a short-term need to reduce expenditure.

Less than one week ago, the government announced that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (the furlough scheme) would be extended for 1 month, to the end of November 2020, with government support for 80% of wages up to a cap of £2,500 per month and employers only having to pay pension and National Insurance Contributions.

Furlough Extended

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Nov

2020

Furlough Extended

Less than one week ago, the government announced that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (the furlough scheme) would be extended for 1 month, to the end of November 2020, with government support for 80% of wages up to a cap of £2,500 per month and employers only having to pay pension and National Insurance Contributions.

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