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Tools for Managers: Mental Health Awareness

Tools for Managers: Mental Health Awareness

Tools for Managers: Mental Health Awareness Wednesday 21st April 2021 10am – 11.30am & 2pm – 3.30pm Two interactive sessions to provide you with awareness in Mental Health and prepare you for managing complex and difficult situations in the workplace and provide...

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Navigator News – The Employment Law Team is Growing

Navigator News – The Employment Law Team is Growing

I am writing to tell you of some changes coming up in the make-up of our Employment Team. As you may know, last month Natalia Milne joined the team and she is already settling in well. Earlier this month Helen Donnelly headed off to start a new job with a large...

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Tribunal Tale – Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake

Tribunal Tale – Royal Mencap Society v Tomlinson-Blake

The National Minimum Wage (NMW) is not payable for the entire period when a worker is sleeping during a night shift. The Supreme Court has recently handed down its judgment confirming this position, providing some much needed clarity on the issue. In this case the...

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Legal Issues – Budget 2021

Legal Issues – Budget 2021

The furlough scheme has been extended until the end of September. Rishi Sunak announced this as part of the 2021 budget yesterday. The only change to the scheme is that employers will be expected to contribute a portion of the furlough payments to employees at the...

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Employment Law Update – Spring Series Webinar

Employment Law Update – Spring Series Webinar

Thursday 18th March Webinar 10.30am Join the employment law team as they discuss the following issues: Employment status and IR35 explained. What are the legal tests to establish employment status? The difference between employees, workers and self-employed people....

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Navigator News – New Legal Manager

Navigator News – New Legal Manager

I am delighted to share with you that as part of building the resource of the employment law team, Natalia Milne has recently joined Navigator as a Legal Manager. Having graduated from the University of Aberdeen in 2017, Natalia achieved a first-class honours degree...

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Tribunal Tale – Uber decision

Tribunal Tale – Uber decision

The long-standing legal dispute between Uber and its drivers has finally concluded in the Supreme Court this month. Uber must now classify its drivers as workers rather than self-employed. This issue was decided way back in the Employment Tribunal but was appealed by...

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