If you ask, you’ll find we can offer an opinion on most things. Actually, you don’t usually need to ask!
Here you will find articles commissioned for publication in the regional and trade press, articles produced for our e-bulletins, and pieces we’ve written just for the website to offer some insight into what’s happening in the legal world, what we think about it – and what the implications are.
Article - 2 Dec 2011
Dismissing for comments on Facebook – is it fair?
The use - and perhaps misuse - of social media such as Facebook is becoming of increasing concern for employers, and many are introducing policies regarding their employees’ use of social media.... READ MORE
Article - 1 Dec 2011
References: the good, the bad and the ugly
The giving of references can often cause employers a headache; how much to say, how little, how personal?... READ MORE
Article - 30 Nov 2011
Tribunal reform: good news for employers?
For some time now employers have felt that the pendulum had swung too far in favour of employees, making it is too easy to make claims in the Employment Tribunal... READ MORE
Article - 29 Nov 2011
The Employment Law Reform train has arrived
On 23 November 2011, the Government announced a large overhaul of employment law with plans to “radically reform employment relations” by safeguarding “workers’ rights, while deregulating to reduce the onerous and unnecessary demands on business”.... READ MORE
Article - 27 Nov 2011
The UK Bribery Act: Don't get caught out!
Any global aviation business will be aware that in certain countries, in certain circumstances, payments help things happen.... READ MORE
Article - 20 Oct 2011
Let there be light?
Jeremy Ferris looks at how a recent High Court case has left the law on Rights to Light distinctly unilluminated... READ MORE
Article - 19 Oct 2011
Re-building Construction Law: new statutory provisions set to trap the unwary
Susan White looks at the effect of the “new” Construction Act which came into force on 1 October 2011... READ MORE
Article - 18 Oct 2011
Francesca de Vita considers the impact of the introduction of the short-form National Planning Policy Framework... READ MORE
Article - 17 Oct 2011
A Greek tragedy waiting to happen?
Jonathan Cavell considers the implications of the Euro-zone debt crisis on the UK property market... READ MORE
Article - 4 Oct 2011
UK Bribery Act – Sun sets on the sundowners for contract market
All businesses face occasional demands for commissions, grease payments or administrative fees which all concerned know are actually demands for payments to influence decisions.... READ MORE