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How businesses can avoid misusing NDAs

United Kingdom - November 22 2021 The Can’t Buy My Silence campaign, launched recently by Zelda Perkins and law professor Julie Macfarlane, encourages brave individuals to share their…

Improving diversity at the top

United Kingdom - November 12 2021 The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) recently launched a consultation on proposed amendments to its Listing Rules aimed at improving diversity and…

The UK’s Data Protection Reform Consultation - Good News for Employers?

United Kingdom - November 10 2021 On 10 September 2021 the UK Government launched a Consultation on proposed changes to data protection law with the aim to “create a more pro-growth…

What rights do employees accused of bullying have?

United Kingdom, USA - September 17 2021 Employers have duties to take reasonable care of the health and safety of their employees. These duties arise under common law, health and safety…

Back to the office? - Your legal rights on returning to work during COVID-19

United Kingdom - September 13 2021 On 29 March, the UK Government announced that the “Stay At Home” rule was coming to an end (albeit, restrictions still remain in place). Previous…

The “Great Resignation”? Things to consider for employers and employees

United Kingdom - September 13 2021 Microsoft research has indicated that almost half of the worldwide workforce is ready to resign this year, with just under 40% of UK and Irish…

Redundancy and negotiating an exit package during the pandemic

United Kingdom - September 13 2021 Coronavirus is having a serious impact on businesses and the global economy. Sadly, many businesses have been impacted to the extent that they have…

Back to work - where exactly does this leave employers in the aftermath of “Freedom Day” ?

United Kingdom - August 5 2021 “Freedom Day”, and what it actually means in practice, is not proving to be quite as straightforward as some had hoped (and arguably as the…

Disciplining an employee for posting racist comments online

United Kingdom - July 19 2021 The proud moment when our men’s football team made it to the Euro 2020 final was overshadowed by the reprehensible racism exhibited by a noticeable…

Back to the workplace - the new guidance and key considerations for employers

United Kingdom - July 16 2021 With lockdown restrictions moving to “Stage 4” of the Government’s roadmap to recovery, one of the key questions will be what this means with regard…