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If you’ve been offered a new job, congratulations! Exciting though it is, with Christmas around the corner and a big change on the horizon, you may be feeling a little overwhelmed. But you needn’t worry. These three tips will help… Read on
If an employer does not follow a disciplinary procedure correctly, an employment tribunal is entitled to find that any subsequent dismissal is unfair. A key point for any employer is to make sure it carries out as much investigation into… Read on
As the media continues to focus on the uncertainties of Brexit, the Prime Minister, Theresa May, has recently sought to provide some reassurance to EU citizens currently living in the UK. Last month, the PM wrote an open letter to… Read on
Smoking in workplaces has been prohibited in England since July 2007- but vaping with e-cigarettes is not covered by the law. Employers can therefore decide whether or not to allow vaping in their workplace. Ideally employers should have a clear… Read on
As Prince Harry announces he is tying the knot with Meghan Markle, we look at the legal protection available for those who are married or in a civil partnership. While most people know that sex and race discrimination is unlawful,… Read on
If so, you are eligible to claim a refund of any fees you paid in respect of an employment tribunal or employment appeal tribunal claim after the Government abolished fees for bringing claims and launched its refund scheme earlier this… Read on
We are proud to announce that we will be going paper free as a firm, with a start date of 1 February 2018. We hope this will make working with us easier, and help with our carbon footprint as a… Read on
An employer who employs a foreign worker often finds themselves caught between a “rock and a hard place” when it comes to dismissal. On the one hand they must comply with unfair dismissal law, as they would for any other… Read on
Full time role. Central Woking based. Travel to Chichester office may be required. Salary generous depending on abilities. Immediate start. About Us Springhouse is an exciting and dynamic employment law firm currently with 6 offices across Surrey, Hampshire and… Read on
As the Harvey Weinstein scandal continues to build, dozens of women in the film industry have now come forward with allegations ranging from sexual harassment to rape. At first, media outlets appeared to suggest this was a problem specific to… Read on