01 April 2020
The coronavirus pandemic is undermining many recruitment businesses. We have summarised the practical steps that recruitment businesses should look to take to mitigate the issues.
24 March 2020
The Government’s confirmed lead option for change is to extend the public sector reform introduced in April 2017 to the private sector. How would this potential change impact the recruitment sector?
The Government has confirmed that it intends to reform the off-payroll working rules (commonly known as IR35) from 6 April 2021. This change will impact the estimated 20,000 recruitment agencies who provide off-payroll workers via intermediaries, such as personal service companies (PSCs), to medium and large businesses in the private sector and to the public sector.
27 November 2019
From optimising quality engagement, driving successful projects and adapting to market changes, our experts explain the pivotal role digital strategy has to play in today’s recruitment industry.
Jennifer is an experienced employment solicitor who helps businesses with people management, assisting clients with complex issues involving their people and implementing a solution in accordance with clients’ objectives.
James has extensive experience in solvent restructuring, distressed turnaround and formal insolvency, working with directors and stakeholders to deliver effective solutions for businesses in distress, maximising recoveries and protecting the position of his clients.
10 July 2019
Increased clarity on employment status tests to reflect the reality of modern working is 'badly needed' according to a panel of tax judges in the First Tier Tribunal.
12 June 2019
We have seen HMRC focus its attention on a range of sectors to enforce compliance with national minimum wage (NMW) regulations. The recruitment sector has come under the spotlight, with the recent case of Staffline, the recruitment and training group, who had a historical breach of NMW.