Online publication of withdrawal of tribunal claims: a risk to reputation

January 18th, 2019

In times of increased awareness around the reputation of employers, the new online tribunal claims database is the latest in a series of significant developments employers should bear in mind.

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No Deal Brexit – What does this really mean for business?

January 16th, 2019

In light of the rejection by Parliament ,on 15 January 2019, of the EU Withdrawal Agreement, it now appears more likely that a “no deal Brexit” could occur. 

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5 key expectations for employment law in 2019

January 8th, 2019

Employment law issues became part of the national conversation in 2018, shining a huge focus on advances in equal pay, workers’ rights as well as the noise around the #MeToo movement.

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Sky to restrict betting commercials for the next Premier League season

November 30th, 2018

Sky has announced plans to restrict gambling ads for the 2019-2020 Premier League season to one per commercial break.

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Gambling commission publishes new report on children and gambling trends

November 30th, 2018

The Gambling Commission has recently stated that stronger partnerships are needed to protect children following a new report it published on 21 November 2018.

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Home Office begins consultation on ‘Airside Alcohol Licensing’ at international airports in England and Wales

November 12th, 2018

The Home Office, on 1 November 2018, began a consultation and call for evidence, which runs until 1 February 2019.

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Almost half of UK employees ‘disguising’ mental health problems as physical illnesses at work, study finds

September 28th, 2018

A new report indicating that almost half of UK workers are ‘disguising’ their mental health issues as physical illnesses at work due to a fear of what their employers might think of them.

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Two major ASA rulings against online gambling operators

September 25th, 2018

A television advertisement for Kwiff was seen on the 9 June 2018. The ad showed several Kwiff customers discussing their experiences using language such as “I’ve been Kwiffed many times”, “It’s quite a buzz actually”, and “It’s like winning twice”.

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£50,000 worth of counterfeit fashion goods recovered by Police

September 25th, 2018

In recent days, Police in Shropshire have managed to recover £50,000 worth of counterfeit fashion and sports goods as part of an ongoing crackdown on the problem of ‘fake goods’ all across the country.

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Why are fewer women going into business?

September 24th, 2018

This week, London corporate solicitors Joelson look at an upcoming review which will explore why fewer women are going into business.

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