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The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is changing - Flexible Furloughing

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme is changing - Flexible Furloughing

Further details on the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) were issued on 29 May 2020. From 1 July 2020, employers can bring empl ...

Working around COVID-19: new guidance for employers

Working around COVID-19: new guidance for employers

Following the Prime Minister’s statement on Sunday setting out the plan for easing the lockdown, the Government published sector-specific guidance to ...

Preparing for the end of lockdown – key issues for employers

Preparing for the end of lockdown – key issues for employers

With the UK Government considering an “exit strategy” it is now time for employers to start doing the same. Here we look at the possible furlough exit ...

Employer Guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (version 7)

Employer Guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (version 7)

The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) opened on Monday. The Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, has stated that applications for more than 2 million furlou ...

Employer guidance on Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – further update (version 4)

Employer guidance on Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – further update (version 4)

The Government has further updated the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme Guidance (version 4).  The key headline is that the key payroll eligibility da ...

Employer guidance on Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – further update

Employer guidance on Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme – further update

HMRC published the third version of its guidance on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) on Thursday night. In our previous alert we highlighte ...

Employment Matters - April 2020

Employment Matters - April 2020

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

Further Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme guidance published: What you need to know

Further Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme guidance published: What you need to know

The Government have released further welcome guidance on The Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme.  The scheme is designed to support employers severely a ...

COVID-19: Impact of school closures and other recent developments employers need to know about (Health)

COVID-19: Impact of school closures and other recent developments employers need to know about (Health)

Following on from the Prime Minister’s announcement that schools will close for the majority of pupils today, we look at the options and legal conside ...

COVID-19: Impact of school closures and other recent developments employers need to know about

COVID-19: Impact of school closures and other recent developments employers need to know about

Following on from the Prime Minister’s announcement last night that schools will close for the majority of pupils from Friday, we look at the options ...