August 5, 2016

EMPLOYERS – WHY EMPLOYEE CREDENTIALS MAY NOT ALWAYS BE WHAT THEY SEEM

Recruiting new members of staff can be a long and complex process for businesses; often the primary concern will be finding someone with the right skills […]
August 2, 2016

LANDLORD TAKEN TO COURT FOR DISREPAIR

A Landlord not keeping up with his obligations to keep their property in an acceptable state of repair isn’t uncommon. However, as can be seen by […]
August 2, 2016

HOUSING DISREPAIR- CAN I SEE MY TENANCY FILE

As a Tenant, it may sometimes feel like the balance of power is skewed with your Landlord. You may have complained to your Landlord for months […]
July 29, 2016

Byron Burgers – a lesson in immigration checks?

Byron Burgers has recently hit the headlines after up to 35 of its employees were arrested following a number of Home Office raids. The Home Office […]
July 23, 2016

When your relaxing holiday turns into a bit of a nightmare!

You work hard all year and save to pay for that lovely relaxing holiday. You go abroad together with an estimated 53% of the UK. But […]
July 20, 2016

How employers should deal with the summer temptation to ‘pull a sickie’

Obviously I am not talking of the actual employer pulling a sickie but the way in which employers should handle staff who they believe are taking […]
June 28, 2016

Accelerated Payment Notices – where are we now?

Accelerated Payment Notices – where are we now? In July 2014 I penned an article which sought to explain the rationale and workings of Part 4 […]
June 21, 2016

Constructive trust by recorded conversation

Constructive trust by recorded conversation In a recent and forthright judgment (the full judgement can be read here [http://www.bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Ch/2016/1432.html], in which he found that the first […]