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New publications: introduction of judicial assessment, Acas guidance, pregnancy and maternity pledge, national minimum wage, and impact of Brexit on English law contracts
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 11 2016

The President of the Employment Tribunals (England and Wales) has issued Presidential Guidance in force from 3 October, setting out a procedure for


Government announcements: workers' rights post Brexit, employee representation on boards, employment of foreign workers, and review of modern employment practices
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • October 11 2016

At the Conservative Party conference, Theresa May announced plans to repeal the 1972 European Communities Act, which gives direct effect to EU law in


Corporate Crime Update - September 2016 - United Kingdom Europe
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, Global, United Kingdom
  • September 30 2016

London’s Southwark Crown Court recently approved only the second Deferred Prosecution Agreement (DPA) since the introduction of DPAs in 2014. Herbert


Brexit: implications for the FMCG sector - part 1: product liability, IP, employment, M&A, and commercial disputes
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 29 2016

Brexit is expected to have a significant impact on the FMCG sector in the UK, and on FMCG firms in Europe which have links to the UK. The supply


Brexit: charting a new course
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • OECD, United Kingdom, USA, European Union, Global
  • September 16 2016

On 23 June 2016, a majority of voters in a Referendum on the UK's membership of the European Union (EU) voted for the UK to leave the EU. The vote


UK: Statutory holiday - rights during garden leaveother leave and pay
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 14 2016

The ECJ has ruled that workers placed on garden leave are not entitled under EU law to pay in lieu of unused holiday they could have taken during the


UK: Headscarf bans - conflicting opinions from EU Advocate-Generals create uncertainty
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 14 2016

Our last e-bulletin reported the controversial opinion of the Advocate-General in Achbita v G4S Secure Solutions that a ban on all visible signs of


Court of Appeal considers jurisdiction test in tort claims against employees under Brussels regime
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • September 2 2016

The Court of Appeal has held that claims in conspiracy against former employees did not come within the employment jurisdiction provisions in the


Round-up of UK employment law developments in MayJune 2016
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • July 4 2016

Following the Leave vote on 23 June, employers are faced with a period of considerable uncertainty. The leaving process is put in train by giving a


UK: Brexit - practical steps for employers now
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • June 29 2016

Following the Leave vote last week, employers are faced with a period of considerable uncertainty. The leaving process is put in train by giving a