23 December 2015

The enforceability of penalty clauses

Businesses who have contracts which impose pre-determined financial or other...

16 December 2015

Can employers discipline two employees differently?

Employers could impose apparently inconsistent disciplinary sanctions on different...

11 December 2015

Time to axe the office Christmas party?

Although considered as one of the highlights of the year, the office Christmas party...

10 December 2015

Court clarifies when landlords can forfeit the lease of a tenant in administration

Landlords can forfeit a lease held by a tenant in administration if the landlord's...

01 December 2015

Acas publishes guidance on workplace investigations

Employers will welcome a new guide on workplace investigations from Acas. The new...

26 November 2015

Court confirms limited companies can bring discrimination claims in some circumstances

A limited company which was a member of a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP) could...

25 November 2015

Directors at greater risk of being prosecuted personally if collective redundancy procedures not followed

Directors and others involved in planning and making collective redundancies should...

19 November 2015

Lower pension benefits for members' surviving civil partners and same-gender spouses are lawful

Trustees and employers will welcome a Court of Appeal ruling that pension schemes...

18 November 2015

Directors' and Officers' Liability (D&O) insurance: check your cover

Directors with D&O insurance should check whether it covers their defence costs...

13 November 2015

Acas publishes four new sets of guidance for employers

Businesses will welcome four new sets of guidance from Acas covering a number of...

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