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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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  • 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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  • 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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  • The Review - Summer 2015

    24 July 2015

    With Summer in full swing, our solicitors give their thoughts and insights into topics surrounding building for the future.…

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  • Partnership with the Spinal Injuries Association

    23 July 2015

    Every eight hours someone in the UK is told that they will never walk again due to spinal cord damage. The Spinal Injuries Association (SIA) is the leading national, user-led charity for people with spinal cord injuries. …

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  • 8 Fun Facts about the Queen

    23 July 2015

    On 9 September 2015, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II will become the longest reigning monarch in British history (overtaking Queen Victoria’s reign of 63 years, 7 months and 2 days). Here are some fun facts about her reign.…

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