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Employment Law & HR Update - January 2019
In the team's first update of 2019, updates on: disability discrimination, Uber workers, age discrimination, employment documents and collective bargaining.
By Sinead McCracken on Monday 14th January 2019
Freedom of Information – Case Law Update
Employment and HR lawyer Sinead McCracken provides a refresher on the Freedom of Information Act and also considers recent developments in the case law.
By Sinead McCracken on Wednesday 9th January 2019
Resource Employment Law & HR update - December 2018
Read the December 2018 edition of Resource: Burnetts' Employment Law & HR Newsletter.
By Nigel Crebbin on Thursday 27th December 2018
The Government’s Good Work Plan – A Brighter Future for the UK Labour Market?
Solicitor Sophie Allinson highlights the key proposals and initiatives within the Government’s recently released ‘Good Work Plan’.
By Sophie Allinson on Tuesday 18th December 2018
Employment Law & HR Update - December 2018
In the team's last update of 2018, case law updates on: employment status, gross misconduct, disability discrimination and dismissals.
By Sophie Allinson on Tuesday 11th December 2018
Diane Barnes gives a brief guide to adverse possession and explains why it's important to register your land.
By Diane Barnes on Monday 10th December 2018
Resource Employment Law & HR update - November 2018
Read the November 2019 edition of Resource: Burnetts' Employment Law & HR Newsletter.
By Nigel Crebbin on Tuesday 27th November 2018
7 top tips for commercial landlords
There is a lot to think about if you are going to let out your commercial premises to a new tenant; Rebecca Davidson lists her 7 top tips.
By Rebecca Davidson on Wednesday 21st November 2018
‘Tis the season…to be careful
As the festive season fast approaches, Burnetts Partner Nigel Crebbin delivers a cautionary note on staff Christmas parties.
By Nigel Crebbin on Tuesday 13th November 2018
Employment Law & HR Update - November 2018
In her November update, Sinead McCracken reviews recent cases on whistleblowing, harassment, disability discrimination and disciplinary processes.
By Sinead McCracken on Monday 12th November 2018
Buyers beware! 8 things to check before buying a house at auction
When buying property (particularly at auction), there are some important points to consider before submitting an offer or making a bid.
By Rachel Elliott on Tuesday 16th October 2018
Employment Law & HR Update - October 2018
Sophie Allinson discusses employee disabilities, notices, dismissal meetings and employers' liabilities in her October 2018 Employment Law and HR update.
By Sophie Allinson on Tuesday 16th October 2018