• ACAS warning

    ACAS is warning employers of companies claiming to be part of and/or acting on behalf of ACAS. They usually offer some initial free advice but then ask businesses to sign up to a longer term and often expensive contract for employment and/or health and safety advice.

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  • Are you a Manager or Managing?

    Natalie Thomson has had an article published in the NBV newsletter. This, we hope will make employers realise that there is so much that they can do within the workplace. http://www.nbv.co.uk/#/news-articles/4566278940/Are-you-the-Manager-or-managing/6067547

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  • Settlement Agreements, the new name for Compromise Agreements

    From the summer, compromise agreements shall no longer be known as compromise agreements! Their new name shall be Settlement Agreements.   The name change has been brought about by a Code of Practice (Settlement Agreements Code) which shall be in force from this summer (the exact date has yet to be confirmed).   The Code […]

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  • The New Tribunal Rules come into force on 29th July 2013

    The new Tribunal rules come into force from 29th July 2013. Claims issued on or after this date are subject to an issue fee whch shall be either;   £160 for Type A claims (simple claims such as holiday pay and unlawful deductions claims) £250 for Type B claims (unfair dismissal, discrimination etc).   Claimants […]

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