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The fine line of a fair dismissal

10 May 2018

The abolishment of tribunal fees has led to a rise in employment tribunal claims, so it’s a good idea to ensure that you and your organisation have a clear understanding of the risks and some mitigating strategies when dismissing. Read more to find out how you can avoid some common mistakes.

First Gender Pay Gap investigations to start in June
Kerri Constable

25 April 2018

Correspondence published today by the Treasury Select Committee suggests that the first investigations into non-compliance with the Gender Pay Gap reporting obligations could start as early as June this year.

81 per cent of middle market businesses vulnerable to money laundering and bribery
Richard Smith

20 April 2018

81 per cent of middle market firms consider themselves at risk of falling foul of anti-money laundering and anti-bribery legislation according to the latest YouGov survey, commissioned by leading audit, tax and consulting firm RSM.

The Modern Slavery Act: more than just compliance

09 April 2018

The government has sought to combat and prevent modern slavery through the introduction of the Modern Slavery Act 2015, which covers the offences of slavery, human trafficking, servitude and forced or compulsory labour.

Equality and diversity

09 April 2018

The world is changing. Your organisation needs to adapt too. Today, society, the media and your workers have a clear expectation that your organisation will embed a diverse and inclusive culture that promotes fresh perspectives and allows everyone to reach their potential. Understand your obligations here.

Beyond the balance sheet

09 April 2018

How much does your balance sheet really say about the value of your organisation? We set out the key areas you should think about. This is not an exhaustive list, but it will help you bring governance into focus and become a modern, well-led and accountable organisation.

What to do if you receive a whistleblowing allegation
Carolyn Brown

06 April 2018

Do you know what to do if there is a whistleblowing allegation within your organisation? Read more here to find out the key steps

Changing terms of employment when buying a business or providing outsourced services

27 February 2018

If you are buying or selling a business or outsourcing or insourcing a service, you should have come across TUPE (Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006).

Government responds to the Taylor Review

08 February 2018

The Government’s much-anticipated response to the Taylor review of modern working practices was published yesterday. The response has been welcomed by the report's author as ‘making a difference to vulnerable workers’ although ‘much more to be done’ is his more apt comment.

Financial firms optimistic about long-term prospects
David Fenton

15 January 2018

In the days after the EU referendum, many financial services firms began to ready themselves for a worst-case Brexit scenario. Stories of job cuts, relocations to European hotspots, and other potential negative impacts on the industry quickly dominated headlines. Yet, as 2018 gets underway, a more nuanced picture has begun to emerge.