London College of Fashion to gain useful legal insight from experienced lawyer to the Fashion Industry

January 14th, 2018

Students and leading lights in the world of fashion are to get an insight into the legal implications that Brexit will have on the industry at an event due to be held at the London College of Fashion later this month. Jo Gregory, Head of Retail and Fashion at London law firm Joelson, will be … Continue reading “London College of Fashion to gain useful legal insight from experienced lawyer to the Fashion Industry”

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Leading remote gambling solicitor calls on operators to urgently review their anti-money laundering and social responsibility procedures

January 9th, 2018

The Gambling Commission has called on operators in the remote casino sector to urgently review their anti-money laundering and customer interaction procedures with immediate effect following its recent compliance assessment activity. It has been reported that 17 online gambling operators have been asked to improve measures to protect customers and prevent money laundering in a … Continue reading “Leading remote gambling solicitor calls on operators to urgently review their anti-money laundering and social responsibility procedures”

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Several international management teams continue to benefit from Joelson’s expertise

January 8th, 2018

The Corporate and Commercial team at one of London’s leading law firms, Joelson, have assisted the management teams at some of the UK’s leading firms with a flurry of transactions. The firm has a long history of supporting management teams with their transactions and finance requirements – building an enviable reputation for delivering quick successes. … Continue reading “Several international management teams continue to benefit from Joelson’s expertise”

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Joelson make a splash at SLUSH

December 22nd, 2017

One of London’s leading legal teams for start-up businesses, Joelson, has taken part in one of the biggest gatherings of entrepreneurs – SLUSH. Hosted this year in Helsinki, Finland, SLUSH is a world-renowned event that sees some of the top tech innovators meet to learn more about building a business, developing and making use of … Continue reading “Joelson make a splash at SLUSH”

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Joelson assist Apex Hotels with licence for its first site outside of London

December 20th, 2017

One of London’s leading law firms, Joelson, has assisted Apex Hotels with the grant of its licence for its new hotel in Bath.

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Joelson’s Employment Team ranked in The Legal 500

December 12th, 2017

The team’s lawyers recognised by leading directory. The Legal 500 guide, the world’s leading independent authority on the best law firms and lawyers in the UK, has recommended Joelson’s employment team. In the directory, published earlier this month, the department was ranked for its work with senior executives with partners David Greenhalgh and Jennifer Maxwell-Harris … Continue reading “Joelson’s Employment Team ranked in The Legal 500”

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Tribunal fees scrapped, increase in claims expected

December 12th, 2017

Employees no longer required to pay tribunal fees when bringing employment claims. In July, a Supreme Court judgment held that tribunal fees were unlawful. Fees have since been scrapped and employees are no longer required to pay a tribunal fee when bringing an employment claim. The Supreme Court found that the fees were preventing some … Continue reading “Tribunal fees scrapped, increase in claims expected”

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Higher awards for injury to feelings in discrimination claims

December 12th, 2017

In September, compensation bands for injury to feelings in discrimination claims were significantly increased. In what has arguably been a bumper year for employees (when taken together with the scrapping of tribunal fees), the Employment Tribunal has announced increased bands for injury to feelings awards in discrimination claims. The following bands now apply to all … Continue reading “Higher awards for injury to feelings in discrimination claims”

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Joelson’s Employment Team ranked again in Legal 500

December 12th, 2017

Employment team’s expertise recognised by leading directory. The Legal 500 guide, the world’s leading independent authority on the best law firms and lawyers in the UK, has recommended Joelson’s employment team. In the directory, published last month, the department was ranked for its work with employers with partners David Greenhalgh and Jennifer Maxwell-Harris both being … Continue reading “Joelson’s Employment Team ranked again in Legal 500”

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Morrisons held vicariously liable for employee’s data breach

December 12th, 2017

Court reluctantly finds supermarket liable for employee’s actions. In January 2014, details of nearly 100,000 Morrisons employees were posted on a file sharing website by former Morrisons employee, Andrew Skelton. Mr Skelton had been disgruntled about disciplinary actions against him by Morrisons and wanted to take revenge on his former employer. His role as senior … Continue reading “Morrisons held vicariously liable for employee’s data breach”

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