Employment

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Category: Employment

Rates and thresholds for employers 2022 to 2023

01/04/22

From 06 April 2022, there will be new rates and thresholds for employers to consider, such as national minimum wage and redundancy ...

Rosie EvansAssociate

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Restrictive Covenants in Employment Contracts

17/03/22

Recent case highlights the importance of carefully considering restrictive covenants in Employment Contracts and Directors Service agreements. Post termination Restrictive Covenants are ...

Rory WakelingAssociate

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Flexible Furlough Update

06/01/21

On 13 November 2020, HM Treasury published a new Treasury direction which sets out details of the extended Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme ...

Rosie EvansAssociate

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Covid Update

06/01/21

The Prime Minister has announced a third lockdown period. As was the case in March, employers will need to quickly decide on ...

Rosie EvansAssociate

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The Kickstart Job Scheme for Youth Employment

07/03/22

One of the inevitable fallouts of the Coronavirus Pandemic is the impact on levels of unemployment in the UK. Young people appear ...

Rosie EvansAssociate

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COVID-19 Guidance for Employers: 3 Steps You Should Take

25/02/22

Now that the rules for dealing with COVID-19 are far less strict than we have been used to in the last two ...

Rosie EvansAssociate

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Govt Announces an End to Coronavirus Restrictions

25/02/22

The prime minister has announced an end to all remaining Covid restrictions, with the legal requirement to self-isolate coming to an end ...

Jayme NicholsonPartner and Head of Employment

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Guidance for the extended Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

12/11/20

We are pleased to confirm that the Guidance for the extended Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) has been released. The two Guidance ...

Jayme NicholsonPartner and Head of Employment

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Furlough Scheme extended to March 2021

05/11/20

The Chancellor has this afternoon announced that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS), or “the furlough scheme”, will remain open until 31 ...

Rosie EvansAssociate

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Second Lockdown: Rules and Arrangements

02/11/20

Boris’ announcement on Saturday felt somewhat inevitable.  In response to rapid rising case numbers, we will be placed back into a national ...

Jayme NicholsonPartner and Head of Employment

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