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Employment law, HR and health & safety is always in the news.  We keep on top of the headlines and cover the most important topics here.  You'll find new content as things happen - always written in plain English and with some humour thrown in.  If you want to stay up to date, remember to sign up for LAWmail.

Employment law

Last month the Government began consulting on their ‘Good Work Plan: Proposals to support families’. 

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BY Miranda Hughes
Employment law

In the recent Court of Appeal case of Okedina v Chikale, Mrs Okedina had arranged for Ms Chikale, a Malawian national, to move to the UK...

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BY Miranda Hughes
Employment law

Over in the US this month, Canal Productions, a company owned by Robert De Niro, is seeking the equivalent of £5 million in damages from a former...

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BY Miranda Hughes
Employment law

In Kocur v Angard Staffing Solutions Ltd & Royal Mail Group the Court of Appeal has clarified that agency workers are not entitled to the same...

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BY Hannah Lynn
Employment law

Although it seems as though there has been a long line of cases clarifying the law on holiday pay, it is clear that there are many more grey areas...

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BY Scott O'Connor
Health & Safety

Successful Health and Safety Management is only possible where there is genuine commitment from senior management.  Directors and managers should...

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