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What has modern slavery got to do with UK human resources?

  • Eversheds LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 16 2014

Adults and children trapped in slavery conjure up stories from centuries past. Unfortunately, it is a modern reality for some, according to

What to watch out for in 2015

  • Clyde & Co LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 15 2014

The issue of Zero Hour Contracts (ZHCs) has been very much in the public eye over the past 12 months and there is plenty more to look out for in 2015

UK financial institutions: proposals for new senior managers and certification regimes

  • Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 15 2014

With a mandate from Parliament, the UK regulators are working on a new regime governing individuals in banks. The UK Financial Conduct Authority

Redundancy and maternity leave: the duty to offer suitable alternative employment examined

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

In the recent case of Sefton Borough Council v Wainwright UKEAT016814, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) considered whether a failure to offer

Holiday pay working overtime

  • Bond Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

You may well have seen press coverage last month on the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) decision about holiday pay. The case in question is called

Going global: how to tackle international assignments a U.K. focus

  • Vedder Price PC
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  • United Kingdom, USA
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  • December 12 2014

With experts predicting that the number of individuals taking on global assignments will increase dramatically in the next decade, employers would do

Two cases on the extent to which parties can recover fees in the EAT

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

Parties appealing to the EAT are required to pay £400 to lodge a claim and a further £1,200 hearing fee.In the Chetty case the employees won their

Consultation on new sentencing guidelines for corporate manslaughter and health and safety offences

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

The Sentencing Council for England and Wales has launched a consultation on new guidelines to be used by courts when passing sentence for corporate

Elf and safety

  • Hill Dickinson LLP
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

With Santa's elves busy filling the shelves with all things festive, there comes an increased risk of manual handling injuries. Kari Hansen takes a

When is a woman on maternity leave entitled to be offered a suitable alternative vacancy?

  • Taylor Wessing
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  • United Kingdom
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  • December 12 2014

It is unlawful to discriminate because of pregnancy or maternity under section 18 of the Equality Act 2010. In addition, special rules apply where a