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Employment law

The Court of Appeal recently heard the case of Hare Wines Ltd v Kaur to determine if the Employment Tribunal had correctly found that a...

BY Gerry O'Hare
Employment law

The EAT has recently confirmed in Governing Body of Tywyn Primary School v Aplin that discrimination can be inferred from an employer’s

BY Kirstie Beattie
Employment law

The Agency Workers Regulations have been in force for almost a decade but uncertainty still exists around them. This month, we have decided to set...

BY Paman Singh
Employment law

The interaction between criminal investigations and disciplinary hearings can be a tricky area to negotiate and can often lead to differing...

BY Sophie Macphail
Health & Safety

Should the Health and Safety Executive visit your workplace and find that you are in material breach of health and safety law, you will have to...

BY Douglas Cameron
Health & Safety

Worker accident results in Sign-Fitting contractor, AR Signs Limited, was sentenced at Sheffield Magistrates’ Court for breaching...

BY Matthew Ramsey