26 November 2011

Advance warning – employee pension changes to be phased in from next year

From 2012, employers will need to start enrolling their employees into either a ‘...

02 October 2011

Court decision shows smaller businesses can win ‘passing off’ disputes

A small business has successfully stopped another trader with a similar name from...

05 June 2011

Court of Appeal gives guidance on employers’ duties to provide protective clothing

The duty on employers to provide suitable protective clothing is a high one,...

01 June 2011

Negotiating ploy in contract disputes could cost dearly if it amounts to ‘repudiatory breach’

An IT supplier that suspended work under a contract after trying to make significant...

01 June 2011

Budget benefits for charities

The Chancellor’s recent Budget contained a number of changes aimed at benefiting...

01 December 2006

Disciplinary and grievance procedures - impact of legislation on employers

Andrew Lightburn, employment lawyer at Shulmans solicitors, says that legislation...

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