Tribunal rules in favour of employee

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Tribunal won by worker who had her position ‘eroded’ whilst on maternity leave   Agruti Rajput, a senior banker who worked for Commerzbank’s in London, has won claims against her employer for sex discrimination, maternity discrimination and harassment after the London Central Employment Tribunal confirmed that her job had been ‘eroded’ whilst on maternity leave.… Continue reading

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Review of apprenticeship levy rules announced by Chancellor

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Review of apprenticeship levy rules announced by Chancellor   A controversial apprenticeship levy that was introduced in April 2017 has been in the news again with plans to change the divisive levy system. The hope is that a new review of the system will lead to it becoming more flexible.   The Chancellor of the… Continue reading

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Asking personal questions during a job interview – HPC Law

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Asking personal questions during a job interview Ever watched the Apprentice? Before it became more concerned with personalities than actual business acumen, I was addicted to that show. I loved everything about the competition, right down to Nick Hewer’s stone cold steely gaze. The last season I watched was in 2012 when entrepreneur Ricky Martin… Continue reading

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The importance of a clear and correctly worded resignation procedure

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The importance of a clear and correctly worded resignation procedure The importance of having a clear procedure for handling an employee’s notice of resignation is vital in order to avoid any misunderstanding and miscommunication and enable the business to move forward in the most productive manner.     A case study recently a worker who… Continue reading

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Guest Blog – Phishing: You could be just one click away from losing your business

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Phishing: You could be just one click away from losing your business   I wanted to share an incident with you that we came across last week, as it could happen to any business and be very costly.   You’ve probably heard of phishing emails – it’s when criminals send bogus emails to individuals to… Continue reading

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