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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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  • 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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  • Employment Agencies: travel and subsistence schemes

    12 August 2015

    The Court of Appeal has recently confirmed in Reed Employment PLC v HM Revenue & Customs [2015] EWCA Civ 805 that the widely used practice by employment agencies of “salary sacrifice” travel and subsistence allowances is not lawful.…

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  • Long term sick leave - holiday carry over clarified

    12 August 2015

    The recent case of Plumb v Duncan Print Group Ltd UKEAT/2015/0071 has provided clarification over how and for how long employees on long term sick leave can accrue and take annual leave.…

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