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Sovini Group brings in Weightmans as lead legal partner
Merseyside’s The Sovini Group has appointed national law firm Weightmans as its principal legal services provider following a competitive bidding…
Shared parental leave: Important judgment from the Court of Appeal
It is not discriminatory to pay men on shared parental leave less than an enhanced rate of pay available to a woman on maternity leave.
Dismissal of nurse after “Monty Python skit” was fair
The dismissal of a nurse who failed to comply with an instruction to stop engaging in unwanted discussions about religion with patients has been…
Fasting and feasting: supporting Muslim Employees during Ramadan and Eid-Al-Fitr
For some employees, Ramadan will have little impact but for others Ramadan may greatly impact on their work.
Personal liability of Directors: Could you be caught out?
Being a director brings with it raft of responsibilities, including a range of duties owed to the company and its stakeholders.
The palaver of public sector exit payments part 2: Return of the cap
The Government has announced its intention to press ahead with a cap on public sector exit payments.
TUPE: Dismissal motivated by ‘personality clash’ was related to transfer
Michael Ryley looks at the recent case of Hare Wines v Kaur where a buyer’s reluctance to inherit a difficult working relationship led to an unfair…