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Employment Law News Updates

Here we publish information on the latest employment law news stories

A blog from Cloisters barrister Caroline Musgrave considering the judgment in R (Independent Workers Union of Great Britain) v Secretary of State for Work and Pensions r:and its importance for gig workers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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This article from Emplaw authors, Lewis SIkin answers the key questions on the CJRS from this month. 

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The Pensions team, from Emplaw authors Gowling WLG, set out why and how companies need to be aware of trade unions when considering changes to pension provision.

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Please click below to view a webinar from Emplaw authors, Cloisters, posted on 7th October 2020

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A useful article from Emplaw authors' Lewis Silkin explaining what employers can and cannot do

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As some amount of remote working looks set to continue in many businesses, Emplaw authors Gowling WLG, with others examine employers' employment, data protection and health and safety duties

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Updated as of 17th July, Cloisters' expert employment barristers have produced an invaluable and detailed online guide, Returning to Work in the Time of Coronavirus, which explains and answers the critical legal issues which arise as businesses re-open. 

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A useful article from our authors Lewis Silkin considering the legal position and the practicalities for employers in dealing with flexible working requests, including requests to work from abroad

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On demand free webinar from Emplaw authors Gowling WLG providing an overview of what is a redundancy and who is redundant post Covid-19, including how to avoid the pitfalls 

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A useful article from Emplaw authors Lewis Silkin on the updated Treasury Direction which sets out the legal frame work for the changes to the furlough scheme that come into effect on 1 July.

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