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As businesses adapt to an unpredictable economic climate, the need to remain relevant has brought about several challenges for organisations – with HR vitally positioned.
18th Sep 2019 by in Insight
Joining a new business can be daunting – and that is why the first three months are crucial in determining how firmly you hit the ground running.
4th Jun 2019 by Peter Byrne in Insight
We require an experienced employment lawyer to join our team. The role will involve handling a caseload of Employment Tribunal claims on behalf of employers...
12th Feb 2019 by in ESP News
The deadline for private and voluntary sector employers who had 250 or more employees on 5 April 2017 to publish their gender pay gap information is rapidly approaching...
27th Feb 2018 by Lucy Gordon in Legal Updates
ESP Law Limited is a new type of law Firm. We want lawyers to concentrate on giving practical, commercial, solutions based advice to our customers on the premise of fantastic, world class customer service...
5th Feb 2018 by Sarah Dillon in ESP News
It has been a busy few weeks for the definition of “employment status” with two important decisions being issued on the status of individuals working within the growing “gig economy”. The first decision was a decision in the EAT about the employment status of Uber drivers and the second was a...
5th Dec 2017 by in Legal Updates
This momentous ECJ ruling is expected to bring holiday pay litigation back to the top of the agenda for many employers in the UK. The consequences of this ruling are far-reaching and potentially financially disastrous for some business models. The ECJ has again made it abundantly clear that the...
30th Nov 2017 by Nina Robinson in Legal Updates
Just over a week ago, Uber lost its appeal against the decision of the London Central Employment Tribunal that Uber drivers were workers rather than self-employed contractors. The EAT upheld the Employment Tribunal’s decision that the Uber drivers were workers and therefore entitled to the...
24th Nov 2017 by in Legal Updates
Breaking news – Uber has lost its appeal on the employment status of its drivers.
10th Nov 2017 by in Legal Updates
An independent review on how employers can better support the mental health of employees, including those with mental health problems or poor well-being, was published last week...
30th Oct 2017 by in Legal Updates
The Government’s introduction of the Apprenticeship Levy in England has received much publicity. Thousands more apprenticeships are expected to be created with qualifications designed to make this a qualification route of choice for many more people...
27th Oct 2017 by in Legal Updates
In the second edition of our series on migrant worker sponsor management, we look at some of the obligations sponsors must adhere to.
18th Oct 2017 by in Legal Updates
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