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Rights of the transgender community

August 7 2018 Transgender row makes waves in London park pond, The Times, 29 June 2018. The women’s pond on London’s Hampstead Heath has become...

Time limits for discrimination claims

June 27 2018 Normally the time limits run from the last act of discrimination and a claim must be presented to an Employment Tribunal within 3 months (minus 1…

Does talcum powder cause Ovarian Cancer?

July 18 2018 A Jury in Missouri, USA, has decided that talcum powder does cause Ovarian Cancer, and awarded 22 women several billion pounds as compensation…

Dismissal and the date of employer’s knowledge of employee’s pregnancy

July 9 2018 Really Easy Car Credit Limited (R) is a small family owned company selling second-hand cars. Ms Thompson (T) began working for R on June 20, 2016 as a…

Businesses ‘ignoring the responsibility’ of cybercrime no longer an option

April 13 2018 Criminal cyber-attacks against UK firms continue to increase, according to a report from the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) which shows a rise…

Civil partnerships to be extended to opposite sex couples

October 3 2018 The government has announced that it supports the extension of civil partnerships to opposite sex couples following the widely publicised case of…

Civil Liability Bill—key provisions and anticipated impact

September 24 2018 Karan Ahluwalia, discusses the progress and anticipated impact of the Civil Lability Bill, which…

Brexit: deal or no deal- the consequences on family law if there is no exit agreement.

September 24 2018 Most seem to agree that it will be of mutual benefit to the United Kingdom (UK) and the European Union (EU) to reach a negotiated exit agreement, but…

Article 50 revocability question referred to EU Court of Justice

September 21 2018 Today the Inner House of the Court of Session in Edinburgh ruled that questions over the UK's ability to unilaterally revoke the Article 50 notice to…

No fault divorce - government consultation

September 13 2018 The fundamentals of divorce legislation have not been subject to reform for almost 50 years. Now, following the Supreme Court decision of Owens v…