Should employers follow Hermes’ lead with ‘self-employed plus’ status?

April 25th, 2019

The ‘self-employed plus’ model appears to work well for Hermes, but is not necessarily a solution for other employers. David Greenhalgh writes for employee benefits publication.

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Decline of PD scheme quality ‘exacerbated by inexperienced developers’

April 24th, 2019

Property Partner, David Hershkorn comments in Development Finance Today, regarding the state of office-to-residential PDR conversions.

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Microsoft Issues Hotmail, MSN And Outlook Phishing Warning

April 17th, 2019

Users of Microsoft email services such as Hotmail, MSN and Outlook have been warned to be vigilant after the tech giant admitted some user accounts were compromised.

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#MeToo clauses to address workplace sexual harassment

April 17th, 2019

News that tech investors are inserting ‘#MeToo clauses’ into their contracts with start-ups raises questions about what this means in the wider fight against sexual harassment.

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Could #MeToo clauses for start-ups put a stop to harassment?

April 11th, 2019

Investors in start-ups are putting young companies under increased scrutiny to ensure they have a clean record on sexual harassment.

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Lads of London

March 29th, 2019

Shadow city minister Jonathan Reynold’s observation that Lloyd’s has an “institutionally sexist culture” calls for a response beyond what would be expected for most firms.

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What is the online tribunal database and how does it work?

March 13th, 2019

For employers the risk to reputation lies in the database serving as a publicly-available archive of claims brought against them.

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UK urged to break impasse on Brexit

March 11th, 2019

The Brexit process is crying out for certainty. We must ensure that there is a transition period, and the easiest way to do this is to extend Article 50.

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Will the co-working boom continue and how will a hard Brexit impact landlord-tenant relations?

March 11th, 2019

The office sector has experienced significant change over the past decade, with the rise of co-working operators such as WeWork. These have required owners and occupiers to change to adapt to, amongst other things, the flexible working trend that is gathering pace.

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The Halal Guys secures first UK restaurant

February 15th, 2019

Halal fast food restaurant chain, The Halal Guys, has acquired its first UK site as it continues to expand internationally.

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