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  • Injunction for the imaging and search of competing employees’ electronic devices

    03 August 2016

    A recent High Court case (Arthur J Gallagher Services UK Ltd –v- Skriptchenko) has established that an employer seeking to protect confidential information taken by former employees setting up a competing business can obtain an injunction for the imaging and search of their personal electronic devices and the deletion of any of the employer’s confidential information found on them.…

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  • Employment law implications of Brexit

    03 August 2016

    The interesting debate taking place amongst politicians and constitutional lawyers about the legal effect of the Brexit referendum has thrown some light on what the ultimate impact is likely to be on UK employment law.…

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  • Whistleblowing claim against hirer and employment agency

    03 August 2016

    An agency nurse employed by an Employment Business agency was allowed to bring a whistleblowing claim against the end-user hirer to whom she was assigned, a University Hospital Bristol NHS Foundation Trust.…

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  • Summer 2016 Employment Law Update

    14 June 2016

    Welcome to the Summer 2016 Employment Law Update. We hope that you will find this informative and useful in keeping you up to date. In this edition we report on the following topical issues:…

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  • Headscarf ban justified

    09 June 2016

    Three years into her employment at a Belgian security company, a Muslim employee began to wear a headscarf at work, even though there was a company rule which prohibited the wearing of any visible signs of political, philosophical or religious beliefs…

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