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  • Update to Keeping Children Safe in Education - July 2015

    22 September 2015

    An updated version of KCSiE was published on the 22 July 2015 and this replaces the 2014 guidance. As there are changes to part one, it is essential that all staff read the updated document. …

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  • What part can HR play in a disciplinary hearing?

    21 September 2015

    Employers find the help and guidance provided by their HR team invaluable during disciplinary procedures. A recent claim brought against the Department for Transport by a former employee called into question the role that an HR team can play during that procedure.…

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  • Breach of contract claims in the Tribunal aren’t caught by the six year time limit

    21 September 2015

    The non-payment of salary or bonus can result in a breach of contract claim which can be issued in either the civil courts (County or High Court) or the Employment Tribunal. However the legislative regime which governs how long a prospective claimant has to issue a breach of contract claim depends on the choice of venue.…

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  • Summer 2015 Employment Law Update

    19 August 2015

    Welcome to the Summer 2015 Employment Law Update. We hope that you will find this update informative and useful in keeping you up to date with various developments that are likely to be of interest. In this latest update, we report on the following topical issues…

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  • Immigration Update: Tier 2 reviewed

    17 August 2015

    In June 2015, the number of applications submitted to UKVI for a restricted certificate of sponsorship exceeded the monthly allocation for the first time since the Tier2 cap was introduced in 2011.…

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