Free legal articles, e-bulletins and factsheets
Solicitors from Burnetts in Carlisle, Penrith, Newcastle and West Cumbria produce a range of articles, employment law e-bulletins or fact sheets. This free legal resource is available for both organisations and individuals.
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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
Why the purchase of a bed and breakfast property requires a specialist
Practising Consultant Susan Scott explains why it's important to instruct a specialist solicitor when buying a bed and breakfast property.
By Susan Scott on Monday 21st May 2018
HR & Employment Law Update - May 2018
Sophie Allinson gives an update on three recent and notable employment law cases in her May 2018 update.
By Sophie Allinson on Tuesday 15th May 2018
GDPR: Top 5 Tips for Businesses
With time running out in the lead up to GDPR, Data law expert Vaughan Jones gives his top five practical tips for businesses to help prepare.
By Vaughan Jones on Thursday 29th March 2018
Do you employ casual or seasonal workers?
Employment Law Partner at Burnetts, Nigel Crebbin, looks at the sometimes tricky question of employment status for casual workers.
By Nigel Crebbin on Tuesday 16th January 2018
Christmas holidays: What are businesses’ legal obligations?
Employment Solicitor Anna Lovett gives her top tips for businesses when managing Christmas holidays.
By Anna Lovett on Monday 18th December 2017
Saying what you mean
John Noctor explains the case of Persimmon Homes Ltd & Others v Ove Arup & Partners Ltd, in which an exclusion clause was contested over its meaning.
By John Noctor on Tuesday 27th June 2017
Employment Law News - January 2017
Natalie Ruane reports on the latest Government announcements on employment law.
By Natalie Ruane on Thursday 19th January 2017
Employment Law News - December 2016
Employment Law Solicitor Anna Lovett reports on two recent employment law cases, for the failure to allow rest breaks and on fair dismissal when refusing to work overtime.
By Anna Lovett on Wednesday 14th December 2016
Autumn Statement 2016 - an employment law breakdown
Natalie Ruane provides a breakdown of the Chancellor's Autumn Statement regarding employment law.
By Natalie Ruane on Wednesday 14th December 2016
A tourism sector guide to Brexit
Natalie Ruane considers the potential employment issues and likely practical outcomes of the Brexit negotiations on the UK Leisure and Tourism industry.
By Natalie Ruane on Tuesday 19th July 2016
Advice for Victims of Cumbria Floods
This page contains links to resources on our site which aim to help householders and businesses who have been affected by flooding in Cumbria.
By Angela Huck on Tuesday 8th December 2015