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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 ...

Furloughed employees - businesses will help businesses by paying up to 80% of workers’ wages

Furloughed employees - businesses will help businesses by paying up to 80% of workers’ wages

On 20 March 2020 the Government announced a scheme to provide all businesses with wages for employees who are furloughed.

COVID-19: Redeploy and Recover

COVID-19: Redeploy and Recover

Extraordinary challenges call for nimble thinking and there are increasing examples of this across a range of sectors as they respond to the COVID-19 ...

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 ...

Family Friendly Rights: Webinar

Family Friendly Rights: Webinar

In this webinar, DACB Partner Louise Bloomfield and Legal Director Ceri Fuller discuss the upcoming changes to employment law in the UK

COVID-19: Government publishes new guidance for employers

COVID-19: Government publishes new guidance for employers

Our DAC Beachcroft Employment experts address some key concerns for employers in relation to COVID-19.

COVID-19: Business Briefing

COVID-19: Business Briefing

Updated 5 March 2020 DAC Beachcroft is receiving an increasing number of client requests on Covid-19 issues. With the NHS and most of the leading insu ...

Flexible working: an employer's perspective

Flexible working: an employer's perspective

DAC Beachcroft Partner, Louise Bloomfield and Solicitor, Sam Proffitt outline the benefits and possible pitfalls of allowing employees to work flexibl ...