Joelson advises Graze’s management team on its sale to Unilever

February 12th, 2019

Joelson, the London law firm, has today announced that it advised the CEO Anthony Fletcher and the Management Team of snack brand Graze on the company’s sale to Unilever.

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Joelson advises Currell on its strategic acquisition by Savills

January 17th, 2019

Joelson has today announced that it advised independently-owned real estate company Currell on its acquisition by Savills, the global real estate services provider.

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In limbo: How the lack of progress on Dutch gambling laws is leaving the industry in no-man’s land

January 14th, 2019

Richard Williams, partner and joint head of the gambling, licensing & regulatory team at Joelson discusses the past, present and potential future of the Dutch regulator.

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‘Always on’ culture: recipe for disaster?

September 19th, 2018

Are the current working conditions in the UK detrimental to its workforce? Is there anything employers can do to ameliorate the effects of an ‘always on’ culture? What are the potential risks for employers?

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How to handle office romances in the aftermath of #MeToo

September 19th, 2018

The #MeToo movement empowered victims to share their experiences on social media and demonstrated the prevalence of sexual harassment in society. As a result, many employers are reviewing how they should deal with workplace relationships which can give rise to sexual harassment or discrimination claims, especially where relationships break down.

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Obtaining a report from Occupational Health

September 19th, 2018

When an employee is ill, an employer will often wish to engage Occupational Health to produce a report on the employee’s health, any adjustments that could be made to the employee’s role and the return to work possibilities and options. It is usually the employer’s responsibility to arrange and pay for the occupational health appointment. … Continue reading “Obtaining a report from Occupational Health”

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Office Romances post #MeToo

September 13th, 2018

Given we spend 90% of our day with our work colleagues it is not surprising that the workplace is reported to be the second most popular way to meet a significant other. 15% of people report having met a significant partner in the workplace. Workplace relationships can become problematic for any senior level executive – … Continue reading “Office Romances post #MeToo”

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Advantages for senior executives of using an outplacement service

September 13th, 2018

As part of a senior exit negotiation the employer may be convinced to pay for the departing executive to receive outplacement support. We asked specialist outplacement providers, Executive Action how outplacement helped departing senior executives. Their programme is very much tailored and can include the following elements as applicable:- A series of meetings with a … Continue reading “Advantages for senior executives of using an outplacement service”

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Environmentally-focused tech entrepreneurs enjoy the expertise of Joelson at the GREENTECH CHALLENGE

August 22nd, 2018

Eco-friendly tech start-ups from across Europe have gained a unique insight into corporate and commercial law at the GREENTECH CHALLENGE 2018 thanks to the event’s partnership with London law firm, Joelson. The firm’s Managing Partner, Philippa Sturt and Associate, Matthew Overton were part of a team of official professional partners put together by the organisers … Continue reading “Environmentally-focused tech entrepreneurs enjoy the expertise of Joelson at the GREENTECH CHALLENGE”

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Counterfeit concerns: Burberry destroys £28 million worth of stock

July 31st, 2018

Over five years £105 million worth of unwanted stock has been destroyed by the upmarket British label.

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