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8 Dec 2014
EAT ruling on payment of overtime in holiday pay
It has been dubbed the “holiday pay time bomb” in the press and the Employment Appeal Tribunal’s (EAT) recent judgment on the overtime and holiday pay case is yet more bad news for employers. Read more here....
12 Nov 2014
How US sanctions might apply to you
The transactions carried out by BNP Paribas were not illegal under French law, nor were they illegal under EU law. So, why was the bank accused of sanctions violations by US prosecutors?...
3 Nov 2014
2020 vision: the future for in-house legal
Find out what delegates of the recent Corporate Counsel Exchange in Amsterdam think will affect legal teams in the next five years...
16 Oct 2014
asb law training video: Smart Flexible Working
asb’s employment law specialist, Rebecca Thornley-Gibson presented on smart flexible working to over 30 senior HR professionals in a joint presentation with Cullen Scholefield...
30 Sep 2014
Air travel - senior aviation executives debate the future
Rebecca Thornley-Gibson joined senior executives from the airline industry including Emirates, Thomson Airways and easyJet, in a roundtable last week debating “The airline operating model of the future”....
23 Sep 2014
asb law corporate team acts for Markerstudy in acquisition of The Policy Shop
asb law’s corporate team has once again acted for Kent-headquartered, Markerstudy Holdings Limited, on the acquisition (subject to FCA approval) of personal lines broker, The Policy Shop – effectively adding £20m in gross written premium and 70 staff to its business....
18 Sep 2014
Celebrating Kent Manufacturing
asb law are delighted to be sponsoring the Manufacturing and Engineering Expo...
4 Sep 2014
The Jackson reform 18 months on
Dispute resolution Associate, Nicola Billen is presenting for the second time at the Liability Underwriters Group Conference, a prestigious two-day insurance training conference for the London and international markets, to be held from 8-10 September 2014 at Robinson College, Cambridge....
2 Sep 2014
asb law adopts legal project management solution
asb law has today announced it has a signed a contract with US company, Elevate Services Inc., to become the first UK law firm to adopt its dedicated legal project management solution, Cael LPM...
28 Aug 2014
Landlords face liability for business rates after disclaimer
Following a recent case the High Court has confirmed that it is indeed the landlord, following disclaimer, who is liable for business rates on empty properties...