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Bright Sparks (hidden skillsets of junior lawyers)

Head of Employment, Claire Knowles and Solicitor Adam McGlynn will be speaking in this free, one-hour event aimed to share the experiences of junior lawyers in Wales – to see how their hidden skillsets have been discovered and embraced by their employers and the value this trust has added to the firms and its clients....
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Right to Work Checks – In the UK, in a Pandemic, in 2021.

Join Acuity’s Employment and Immigration team as they go through the principles and obligations of right to work checks and changes employers need to be aware of in light of the Coronavirus pandemic and the end of the Brexit transition period. Key questions covered will include: • What sanctions could be imposed for employing an...
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Breaking News: Further Support Announced for Struggling Businesses

Breaking News: Further Support Announced for Struggling Businesses Key Contact: Claire Knowles Author: Rebecca Mahon Rishi Sunak has announced additional support for struggling businesses in the face of national and local lockdowns. This includes making changes to the Job Support Scheme, which hasn’t even come into force yet. It is due to come into effect...
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New Tribunal Rules

New Tribunal Rules Key Contact: Claire Knowles Author: Rebecca Mahon The Employment Tribunals (Constitution and Rules of Procedure) (Early Conciliation: Exemptions and Rules of Procedure) (Amendment) Regulations 2020 were laid before Parliament yesterday (17 September 2020). The majority of the new rules come into force on 8 October with a certain number of provisions (relating...
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