Employment legislation changes due April 2016

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A number of important employment legslation changes are being introduced at the start of the 2016/17 financial year. Below, we outline the most important ones. National Living Wage For many Read more…

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Posted on Mar 31st, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Right to privacy: monitoring employee messaging accounts at work

Employee internet usage at work is likely to be an area of concern for many employers. A recent European Court case considered the interplay between the employee’s right to privacy Read more…

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Posted on Mar 21st, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Lyons Davidson’s core values: communication

Core values: communication

Lyons Davidson’s core values are communication, commitment, accessibility and innovation. In the first of a series of articles, we explain why the first core value on this list – communication Read more…

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Posted on Mar 11th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson

Early conciliation, new related claims and new respondents to existing claims

Since May 2014, claimants have been required to complete the Acas Early Conciliation procedure before issuing an Employment Tribunal claim. The legislation dealing with early conciliation requires the prospective claimant Read more…

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Posted on Mar 7th, 2016 by Lyons Davidson