Publication: Clarkslegal

First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Routes for graduates

The number of international graduates in the UK is increasing; approximately 219,000 study related visas were issued in 2013. However, once migrants have completed their studies, many will want to stay in the UK.  This note sets out some of the visa routes ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Comet`s redundancy consultation failures result in £25 million potential protective award

Last month the Leeds Employment Tribunal found that Deloitte, the administrators of Comet, had failed to consult with redundant employees.  The employees were entitled to awards of up to 90 days pay and it is expected that the total bill will be nearly ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

£18,600 a year minimum to sponsor foreign spouse or partner

the Court of Appeal finally handed down its judgment in MM (Lebanon) and others v Secretary of State for the Home Department and another [2014] EWCA Civ 985.BackgroundThe appeals were originally heard four months ago in March and the case concerns one ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

HR consultant`s costly drafting mistake put employees on higher band

The EAT in the case of Hershaw and others v Sheffield City Council has held that an employer was bound by the rates of pay included in a grievance appeal letter that was written by a HR consultant.The Council had sought to reduce its patrol officers’ ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Freightliner holiday pay case settles but three other cases continue

Neil v Freightliner, a key case on holiday pay, has settled in the Employment Appeal Tribunal. In this case the tribunal decided that Mr Neal`s holiday pay should have been calculated by reference to his normal earnings, which included overtime and shift ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Public Registry

The UK Government confirmed in the Queens Speech the intention to introduce a publicly accessible register of a company’s beneficial ownership in the UK. This will apply to all corporate bodies currently registered at Companies House.Under the proposals, ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Obesity can be a disability, European court says, relying on UN Convention

We know that obesity is one of the most critical health issues facing the developed world, not least in Western Europe. The European Court of Justice now looks set to confirm, based on a preliminary opinion of the Court this week in a Danish case, that ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported 6 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Restrictive covenants: courts cannot give effect to commercial common sense

The Court of Appeal has reaffirmed the well established principle that whilst a court can generally interpret an ambiguous clause it cannot rewrite a clause on the grounds that it does not make common sense and is contrary to the intention of the par ... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
First reported Jul 29 2014 - Updated Jul 29 2014 - 1 reports

Tom Howell

It is with great sadness that I have to announce the sudden death of on 25 July following a short illness. Tom was a partner in our real estate department from 1984-2007.  Tom was an excellent property lawyer who both we and indeed his clients all had ... [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 29 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Met Police deleted investigation records in discrimination claim

An employment tribunal has found that the Met Police told staff to delete records on sex and race discrimination against one of its employees.Firearms officer Carol Howard, 35, was "singled out and targeted" for nearly a year, a panel ruled. An officer ... [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Cameron promises tighter strike laws

David Cameron promised yesterday that the next Conservative manifesto will include a proposal to require a minimum turnout threshold when union members vote in an industrial action ballot. That would mean that there would have to be a minimum percentage ... [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

Landlord`s obligation to insure against terrorism

The recent Judgment in the Upper Tribunal (Lands Chamber) case of Qdime Ltd v Various Leaseholders at Bath Building (Swindon) and others [2014] UKUT 261 (LC) is a decision that  will be of interest to landlords and tenants.The Upper Tribunal had to consider ... [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 09 2014]

Quotes

The tribunal said that it was "very concerned the Metropolitan Police`s] policy of not allowing Fairness at WorkWork Advisers to make assessments of discrimination and of instructing to delete them when they do so, might mislead complainants and tribunals into believing that the [investigating officer] has not found any discrimination when in fact he or she has done so"

More Content

All (19) | News (19) | Reports (0) | Blogs (0) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Obesity can be a disability, European court say... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
Public Registry [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
Freightliner holiday pay case settles but three... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
HR consultant`s costly drafting mistake put emp... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
£18,600 a year minimum to sponsor foreign spous... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
Comet`s redundancy consultation failures result... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
Routes for graduates [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
Restrictive covenants: courts cannot give effec... [Published Clarkslegal - 6 hours ago]
Tom Howell [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 29 2014]
Met Police deleted investigation records in dis... [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 11 2014]
Cameron promises tighter strike laws [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 11 2014]
Landlord`s obligation to insure against terrorism [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 09 2014]
Rectifying a poorly drafted Will [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 08 2014]
"Tour de Clarkslegal" - Clarkslegal staff cycle... [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 08 2014]
Procurement for growth - new Cabinet Office gui... [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 07 2014]
Appropriate since 1973 [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 03 2014]
Canada-EU Free Trade Agreement [Published Clarkslegal - Jul 01 2014]
Fresh proceedings on same facts - two bites of ... [Published Clarkslegal - Jun 27 2014]
What if my principal is in breach of our agreem... [Published Clarkslegal - Jun 26 2014]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.