CJRS updates – flexible furlough from 1 July

These Q&As are designed to give you an overview of key points. They are not a substitute for professional HR...

Read the latest updates on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (updated on 15 June)

Important information about the government’s latest guidance about the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) released on 12 June and how...

Furlough scheme update

The government has announced the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme will be extended until the end of October 2020. There will...

Is your employment contract ready for the April changes?

Several changes in employment law come into force this April. In addition to the changes to employment contracts, there is...

COVID-19 (coronavirus) update

Here is the latest advice issued by ACAS regarding coronavirus for employers and employees (shared from the ACAS website). In...

Coronavirus advice for UK employers

The following is a summary of guidance recently issued by the CIPD regarding the coronavirus disease, officially known as COVID-19,...

What to watch for in 2020

Contracts must be issued on day one of employment (or before)The government’s response to the Taylor Review of modern working...

Cases to watch in 2020

Do sleep-in shifts count as working time for the purposes of paying the minimum wage?In Royal Mencap Society vs Tomlinson-Blake;...

Forbes vs LHR Airport Ltd (2019) IRLR 890 EAT

SummaryOn the specific facts of this case, the Employment Appeal Tribunal held that the employer was not vicariously liable for...

Dewhurst (and others) vs Revisecatch and City Sprint UK Ltd ET/220251/2016

SummaryAlthough this is an Employment Tribunal case, so not binding in the same way that an Employment Appeal Tribunal or...