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  • HR managers’ authority to bind employer

    23 September 2014

    A number of interesting cases have been decided this summer which bear on common day to day operational issues faced by HR managers and their employers.…

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  • Constructive dismissal – two wrongs can make a right

    23 September 2014

    ​For some years a debate has raged in the Employment Tribunals and Courts whether an employee who has, often unbeknownst to the employer, committed a serious ‘repudiatory’ breach of his or her contract of employment can rely on a later serious breach by the employer to bring a claim of constructive unfair dismissal.…

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  • Whistleblowing protection extends to “worker” supplied through own company

    23 September 2014

    In a case which will be of interest to Employment Businesses and particularly those specialising in the provision of Health & Safety at Work consultants, the Employment Appeal Tribunal has found individual human being consultants providing services through their own intermediate service limited companies are “workers” for the purposes of the whistleblowing legislation.…

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  • Caselaw Update

    28 August 2014

    Denton v T H White Ltd [2014] EWCA Civ 906 – Relief granted from Mitchell…

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  • Do You Need a Second Will?

    05 August 2014

    If you have assets abroad, you may want to consider having a second Will drafted. Legal differences across borders can be a real nightmare if not accounted for beforehand.…

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  • Top Tips for Buying a Property Abroad

    05 August 2014

    ​An increasing number of people are following their dreams and making a permanent move to foreign climates or buying a second home abroad. If you’re planning on buying abroad, avoid getting burnt and read our top tips before you buy:…

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