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Jan
27
2020

The Official Launch – Fast Track Global Talent Visa

The government has highlighted through its vision of an Australian-style points-based immigration system, that it will focus on attracting the best talent to the UK. It has already confirmed that..

Jan
27
2020

Subject Access Request Compliance Update

Despite the consultation period for their draft Right of Access Guidance remaining open until the 12th February, the Information Commissioner’s Office (the “ICO”) has amended its published guidance on the..

Jan
24
2020

Paid Parental Bereavement Leave

Following our previous blog on the consultation for parental bereavement leave, yesterday the Government laid down the new regulations before Parliament which will come into force on 6 April 2020...

Jan
23
2020

What is the Immigration Skills Charge (ISC)?

From 6 April 2017, employers are liable to pay an Immigration Skills Charge (ISC) if they want to sponsor a skilled migrant from outside of the EEA to work for..

Jan
22
2020

Nordics exempt from EU’s new statutory minimum wage

The past month has seen heated debate between certain Nordic countries and the EU, over the EU’s plans to implement a statutory minimum wage framework applicable across all member states...

Jan
21
2020

Employment Tribunal reasoning required

In Duncan Lewis Solicitors Ltd v Miss M Puar the Employment Appeal Tribunal (“EAT”) clarified the steps that need to be considered when considering a strike out. ..

Jan
21
2020

April 2020 Contract Changes: Less than 3 months to go so here’s our practical guide on steps to take now…

We blogged previously on the changes coming in April 2020 to statements of employment particulars...

Jan
21
2020

LET’S GET PRACTICAL: IR35 changes less than 3 months away! Top Tips to Prepare…

IR35 are tax rules that apply when services are provided to a client via an intermediary (like a limited company or personal service company). ..

Jan
17
2020

A birthday to remember? A legal secretary loses age discrimination claim after 50th birthday “well wishes”

In Munro v Sampson Coward LLP, a legal secretary claimed she was subjected to age discrimination when a colleague, who was of a similar age to her, made a comment..

Jan
17
2020

Driver subjected to sexual advances and biased grievance process was constructively dismissed

A female driver who was sexually harassed by her manager and supervisor has won her claim for constructive unfair dismissal. ..



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