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  • TUPE - Restructuring and Joint Employment

    03 February 2016

    Does TUPE apply if, as a result of a group restructuring, an employee’s employment is transferred from one company employer to a group of companies which includes that original employer? No, according to the Employment Appeal Tribunal. …

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  • Holiday Pay: Greenfield v The Care Bureau

    03 February 2016

    The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has reached the unsurprising decision that where a part-time worker’s hours of work are increased, holiday that has already accrued need not be retrospectively recalculated to reflect the increased number of hours worked. …

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  • The Review - Winter 2016

    27 January 2016

    Welcome to the winter edition of The Review, our solicitors have written a selection of articles and guides on the latest legal issues which could be important for you and your family.…

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  • Winter Holiday Safety Infographic

    27 January 2016

    Whilst skiing and snowboarding are great fun they can be dangerous and costly if safety precautions are not adhered to. We have put together a winter holiday safety infographic to keep you prepared make sure you have enjoyable time on the slopes this season.…

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  • Chelsea F.C. & Mourinho V Eva Carnerio

    26 January 2016

    Remember when a visibly annoyed Jose Mourinho, now the Ex-Chelsea F.C. manager criticised Eva Carneiro, the Chelsea team doctor, for running on to the pitch to treat Eden Hazard? …

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  • Rebutting the Myth of a Common Law Marriage

    26 January 2016

    Cohabiting couples have little legal protection when they separate; ownership of assets is decided by property law principles, rather than principles applied by the family courts for those divorcing.…

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  • Property Alert: New higher rates of stamp duty land tax

    26 January 2016

    The Government’s Autumn Statement announced higher rates of Stamp Duty (SDLT) would be charged on purchases of additional residential property where the purchase price is in excess of £40,000 such as buy to let properties and second homes.…

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  • Till Death Do Us Part Our Assets

    26 January 2016

    Here are two important and related facts for co-habiting couples: you mean no less to each other just because you are unmarried*, and there is no such thing as a ‘common law’ husband or wife...…

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