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Job retention scheme
Carolyn Brown

16 April 2021

On 22 March 2020 the Chancellor announced a new job retention scheme for all UK employers whatever their size. It operates instead of redundancy or lay off.

Can an employer dismiss an employee for failing to wear a face mask?
Carolyn Brown

12 March 2021

A recent tribunal has thrown into question whether an employer can dismiss an employee for failing to wear a face mask. Do your policies need updating?

Budget 2021: Coronavirus job retention scheme (CJRS) extension
Susan Ball

04 March 2021

It was no big surprise that the Chancellor extended the furlough scheme in the Budget. A total of 1.3m employers have made a CJRS grant claim since the scheme started in March 2020, giving rise to claims totalling £53.8bn.

Global pandemic and Brexit to trigger asset class and return on investment shifts in real estate
Howard Freedman

24 February 2021

Research by RSM shows that the pandemic and Brexit could both be acting as catalysts for rebalancing the traditional order of asset classes in real estate. Sentiment also highlighted that returns on investment in residential property will level up in some regions.

Employment Matters - Legal: Spring update webinar
Carolyn Brown

19 February 2021

Our employment legal webinar will cover recent cases, holiday pay, employment contracts, data subject access requests, and Brexit.

Uber drivers are workers but where does that leave the statutory employment status test now?
Carolyn Brown

19 February 2021

The Supreme Court has today decided that Uber drivers are workers, ending a multiyear court case and confirming that Uber drivers are entitled to worker’s rights including holiday pay and national minimum wage.

Property and the Economy update
Howard Freedman

27 January 2021

Join us in our upcoming webinar, in partnership with Savills, to hear about how the UK property market has changed over the last year and where we expect these trends to take us in 2021.

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme claims: How will you check your claims are correct?
Susan Ball

12 January 2021

What should you be doing to make sure your CJRS claims are correct?

Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS): Are underclaims just as fatal to grant claims as overclaims?
Carolyn Brown

22 December 2020

It was confirmed last week that as of November, £382 million of Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) grants have been recorded as returned by businesses. We also heard that around £12m of CJRS claims were rejected by HMRC with a further 140,000 submissions requiring review prior to approval for payment.

Coronavirus job retention scheme extended - can you claim?
Susan Ball

18 December 2020

Following HMRC’s recent extension of the coronavirus job retention scheme (CJRS), we discuss the key highlights including timescales, mistakes and furlough over the Christmas holidays.