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The National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations come into force on 1 April 2016.
4th Feb 2016 by Lucy Gordon in Legal Updates
A recent European Court of Justice (ECJ) ruling has found that the time spent by workers, who do not have a fixed place of work, travelling between their homes and the premises of the first and last customers is “working time” for the purposes of the Working Time Directive (WTD).
23rd Nov 2015 by in Legal Updates
More than 100 employers who have failed to pay their workers the National Minimum Wage have been named and shamed.
26th Oct 2015 by in Legal Updates
The management of sickness absence is an inevitable aspect of the management of employees.
4th Sep 2015 by in Legal Updates
The Government has launched a 12 week consultation on the reform of tax and NICs exemptions for termination payments.
29th Jul 2015 by in Legal Updates
George Osborne has delivered his first majority Conservative Government budget. We have summarised the key employment points arising from it.
15th Jul 2015 by in Legal Updates
ACAS has issued a new guide, aimed at small and medium sized businesses, which is designed to help employers to ensure that pay issues are handled correctly.
1st Jul 2015 by in Legal Updates
The Queen’s Speech has been delivered on what the new Conservative Government will look to legislate on in the coming year.
29th May 2015 by in Legal Updates
With the Conservatives now in power following last weeks election, we take a look at what can be expected in terms of changes in employment law.
11th May 2015 by in Legal Updates
With the General Election only a matter of weeks away, the main political parties’ have all released their manifestos.
17th Apr 2015 by in Legal Updates
The new Shared Parental Leave (SPL) regulations provide an opportunity for parents to take advantage of additional flexibility in the way they choose to care for their new child (whether birth or adoption).
13th Apr 2015 by in Legal Updates
April is a busy time of year for the UK Visas and Immigration Authority and below is an outline of some of the changes being implemented this month.
8th Apr 2015 by in Legal Updates