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Tag: employment law

With more and more sophisticated technology available at a relatively low cost, it is becoming easier to make covert recordings, including in the workplace. We are often asked whether an employee or indeed a manager can make a covert recording at wor…

Neves Solicitors has expanded two of their specialist teams with the appointment of Fiona Hewitt and Kim Sayer.

Kim Sayer (pictured right) has joined as a Company Commercial Solicitor, working alongside the firm’s Joint Managing Partner and Head of …

With cases and allegations of sexual abuse and assault having hit the headlines through various high-profile scandals, increased awareness of the problem of sexual harassment has filtered into other industries.

Despite over a quarter of women survey…

The laws on recruitment and discrimination.

You are recruiting for a sales manager, a customer facing role and the applicant in front of you has a lip piercing, nose piercing and wrist/hand tattoos.

Do you…

  1. Automatically make the judgement that …

As it currently stands not all payments under a settlement agreement are tax-free but it is common place for the first £30,000 of any settlement payment (compensation for loss of office) to be paid free from any tax and NI deductions.

If you have a …

Congratulations, you’ve just been offered a new job and your prospective new employer has issued you with a Contract of Employment to review. 

In the midst of the excitement do not forget to review the terms of the Contract and check they reflect wh…