Dismissal for Sickness Absence (Employer Guidance!)

10 minute read Last updated: 24th September 2019 Where an employee remains on long-term sick leave or has a recurring pattern of time off work due to illness, you may have grounds for lawful dismissal for sickness absence, provided specific criteria are met. Employers, however, should proceed with caution and take advice to avoid risking […]

Managing TUPE (and Getting it Right!)

Employer guidance for managing TUPE transfers   10 minute read Last updated: 29th November 2019   If you are buying or selling a business, you may need to familiarise yourself with the rules under TUPE.¬†This will ensure that any employees transferring to a new employer as part of the transaction are protected in accordance with […]

Global Mobility Compliance (The Advantage!)

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10 minute read Last updated: 24th September 2019 With an effective global mobility programme, your organisation can derive commercial advantage from deploying the right talent to the right location at the right time. But with movement of people across multiple borders comes global mobility compliance risks.   This article covers: Global mobility compliance in a […]

Shortage Occupation List 2019

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10 minute read Last updated: 6th October 2019   The UK’s Shortage Occupation List (SOL) has been amended to incorporate new roles and remove others. The changes take effect with Certificates of Sponsorship issued on and after 6th October 2019. In this article, we summarise the main changes and, in particular, the new additions to […]