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Uber BV v Aslam: Case Summary

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A Case Summary of legal complaints brought against the huge global employer, Uber. This fascinating case considers the employment rights of Uber drivers. Perhaps there will be wider implications for the gig economy as a whole? We take a look at what...

The Devil is in the Detail - Furlough and Training Periods

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This article looks at the effect of the UK Government’s Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (“CJRS”) on the completion of a trainee solicitor’s training contract/period in England. If a trainee is placed on furlough under the CJRS,...

The Extended Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme

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With the UK going into a second lockdown, here is a brief note on the changes to the support being provided by the UK Government in the field of employment. PLEASE NOTE: precise terms of the extension to the UK Government’s Coronavirus Job Retention...

Employment Law Bulletin

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The UK Government has announced that its Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) will remain open until 31 March 2021. Alongside our previous notes on the UK Government schemes, here are some summary guidance points (further details can be found via the...

What is the Job Support Scheme?

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The Job Support Scheme (JSS) is the UK Government’s support for when the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) closes. Due to the recent extension of the CJRS, the previously issued HMRC guidance on the JSS has been withdrawn, but you can read it...

Furlough Leave - Advice on the Basics

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For those feeling in the wilderness when it comes to Furlough Leave, I’m here to help! This article is designed for employers and employees. You can jump to the relevant headings, or read the whole lot and feel better informed. “Know Furlough....