Employment

Employing precautions

Bianca Venkata considers the impact of the pandemic on employment firms

23 Jul 2020

Avalanche of employment claims expected

The employment tribunal backlog must be cleared before the anticipated avalanche of post-covid claims, the Law Society warned

23 Jun 2020

Passing the buck

Alec Samuels considers employers’ liability for the negligence or wrongdoing of employees and independent contractors

11 Jun 2020

A case of dissent

A dissenting opinion at the SDT poses questions for Susanna Heley

18 May 2020

Metoo – trumped by ethics?

Does the SRA treat sexual misconduct cases seriously enough? Jeremy Phillips QC and Esther Drabkin-Reiter consider this following the Beckwith decision

13 May 2020

A balance of convenience

Trying to enforce restrictive covenants is not always prudent, as Scott Atkins explains 

12 May 2020

PM’s announcement causes confusion for businesses

Boris Johnson's announcement that anyone who cannot work from home is actively encouraged to go back to work, has caused confusion

11 May 2020

Moore Blatch and Barlow Robbins tie up

Blatch and Barlow Robbins have today (5 March) announced they will merge to form Moore Barlow as of 1 May.

05 Mar 2020

A matter of trust

Against the background of a significant increase in injury and illness in the armed forces, Ahmed Al-Nahhas highlights the common features of military claims

06 Feb 2020