Jacks Law

Jacks Law

You may be aware that the government has pledged to introduce from April 2 weeks bereavement leave for any parent who loses a child. The parental bereavement leave and pay regulations, which will also be known as ‘Jack’s Law’ in memory of a child whose mother...
Christmas 2019 HR Advice

Christmas 2019 HR Advice

With the Christmas party season soon to be upon us I thought it would be a good time to reissue the normal precautionary advice to employers . We are now well aware of allegations of abuse from touching a knee to rape in the entertainment and political areas. The...
National Minimum Wage

National Minimum Wage

Introduced by the National Minimum Wage Act 1998, the National Minimum Wage (NMW) aimed to set out a minimum hourly rate of pay that an employer must legally pay its workers. The introduction of this requirement is seen as one of the most significant advances for...
Thomas Cook Collapse

Thomas Cook Collapse

Help my employee is stuck abroad  because of the collapse of Thomas Cook As we know there are many British holidaymakers stranded because of the collapse of Thomas Cook and at present it is unclear when they will be back home. If you an employer how should you...