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Anti-money laundering update

Anti-money laundering update

Anyone following the SRA’s social media accounts will know that preventing money laundering is a hot topic for the Regulator. Its #staySHARP campaign, ...

Indemnity Insurance and the Regulatory Revolution

Indemnity Insurance and the Regulatory Revolution

The SRA Handbook came into force 6 October 2011, introducing a new Code of Conduct that was in part prompted by the advent of alternative business str ...

Solicitors' Risk in Brief - August 2019

Solicitors' Risk in Brief - August 2019

     Regulatory Indemnity Insurance and the Regulatory Revolution The SRA Handbook came into force 6 October 2011, introducing a new Code of ...

Consultation Update

Consultation Update

Government responds to two consultations and issues four more restrictive covenants  

TUPE: National minimum wage pay information

TUPE: National minimum wage pay information

Transferors are not responsible for providing pay information under national minimum wage legislation to former employees after a TUPE transfer

Harassment: Are employers liable for employees' offensive Facebook posts?

Harassment: Are employers liable for employees' offensive Facebook posts?

An employer was not liable for harassment when an employee posted a racially offensive image on Facebook and shared it with a colleague

Disability Discrimination: Employer's knowledge of disability

Disability Discrimination: Employer's knowledge of disability

An employer did not have constructive knowledge of an employee’s disabilities because she had concealed them

Discrimination: Stereotypical assumptions

Discrimination: Stereotypical assumptions

A tribunal can take judicial notice of stereotypical assumptions that might be held, but it must give the parties an opportunity to challenge the assu ...

Employment Matters - August 2019

Employment Matters - August 2019

DAC Beachcroft's Employment Matters focuses on some of the most interesting cases and events occurring within the Employment Law sector.

NHS Pension Scheme: hope in sight for workforce issues?

NHS Pension Scheme: hope in sight for workforce issues?

The government has just announced new proposals to help senior clinicians take on additional work without breaching the annual allowance tax threshold ...