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Effective date of termination was date a letter of resignation was opened
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 2 2012

In Horwood v Lincolnshire County Council, the Employment Appeal Tribunal has upheld an Employment Tribunal's finding that the effective date of termination of an employee's employment was the date that her letter of resignation was received and opened at the Lincolnshire County Council (the "Council") office


2016 Proskauer Annual Review and Outlook for Hedge Funds, Private Equity Funds and Other Private Funds
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • European Union, Hong Kong, Ireland, OECD, United Kingdom, USA
  • November 15 2016

On March 10, 2016, the Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations (OCIE) of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) released a


Does an employee owe fiduciary duties?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2012

Not in the case of Ranson v Customer Systems PLC


Employment Status - Secretary of State for Justice v Windle and Arada
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom, USA
  • August 2 2016

In Secretary of State for Justice v Windle and Arada the Court of Appeal held that: supplying services on an assignment-by-assignment basis, rather


Public interest, good faith and whistleblowing the latest from the UK
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • February 19 2013

The UK Government is in the process of making important changes to UK whistleblowing legislation (which will be implemented through the Enterprise


International workplace dispute practices: key concepts for today’s global employers
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • China, France, Germany, South Africa, Spain, United Kingdom, USA
  • December 5 2012

Increasingly, companies with operations or employees in more than one country are exposed to the risk of court proceedings in a foreign jurisdiction and the unfamiliar practices and procedures arising out of overseas litigation


Competition is it gross misconduct for an employee to take preliminary steps towards setting up in competition?
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • October 10 2012

No said the Employment Appeal Tribunal in Khan and Another v Ladsker Child Care Limited


Mandatory retirement and age discrimination
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 2 2012

Under the Equality Act 2010, direct age discrimination is unlawful unless the discrimination can be objectively justified


U.K. adopts expanded paternity leave benefits
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 30 2010

In the U.K., legislation approved shortly before the recent change in government has dramatically expanded the paternity leave benefit afforded to employees, which had been limited to two weeks’ leave with a statutory entitlement to be paid £124.88 a week, or 90 of normal weekly earnings if lower (albeit that many employers pay those taking paternity leave at their full rate of pay even where it exceeds the maximum statutory entitlement


Personal allowance for income tax to increase
  • Proskauer Rose LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 19 2012

With effect from 6 April 2012, the personal allowance for income tax is to increase to £8,105 and the threshold at which employees pay the higher rate of income tax of 40 is to reduce to £34,371.00