Things to consider whilst your business is growing

April 16th, 2015

Things to consider whilst your business is growing – Briefing Note 16 April 2015.

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Data Controller or Data Processor: assessing responsibilities under the Data Protection Act 1998 and associated legislation

November 11th, 2014

Data Controller or Data Processor Briefing Note October 2014.

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Employment Appeal Tribunal gives major ruling on holiday pay

November 7th, 2014

Following The Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU) rulings in British Airways plc v Williams and Lock v British Gas (which we have summarised here) the employment world had been waiting for Tuesday’s ruling in the joint cases of Bear Scotland Ltd & Others v Fulton; Hertel (UK) Ltd v Wood & Others; Amec Group Ltd v Law & Others to see if it would clarify the position as to how holiday pay is calculated under UK law.

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Employment Law Update

September 22nd, 2014

Update summarises our recent client seminar on the major new holiday pay case of Lock v British Gas.

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Personal break rights – lost on assignment

July 10th, 2014

The case of Norwich Union Life & Pensions Ltd v Linpac Mouldings Ltd (2009) dealt with the issue on whether personal break rights can be assigned. The Court of Appeal upheld a High Court decision and ruled that this is not possible.

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JW Licensing Team write for Inapub Law (May 2014)

May 1st, 2014

So, following an ill-judged statement by minister for crime and prevention Norman Baker, intervention via Twitter by “Aston Villa fan David Cameron” and a two-week consultation exercise, it appears that sense has prevailed in the debacle over pub hours during the World Cup.

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Employment Law Update

May 1st, 2014

Update covers introduction of mandatory ACAS early conciliation, penalties for losing employers at tribunal and new employment rates and limits.

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Home Office to Hold Regional Workshops on Licensing Fee Proposals

February 25th, 2014

Sessions to consider the Government’s plans for local set licensing fees, the consultation into which closes on 10 April, are to be held In London, Manchester, Bristol and York during March.

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