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May
09
2017

Differentiating Independent Hotels with Effective Legal Frameworks
#Hotels, Hospitality & Leisure #Corporate

Independent hotels are a key force in the UK hospitality world. As estimated by Melvin Gold Consulting, they account for 51 per cent of the market, compared to the 45 per cent for branded chain hotels....

May
08
2017

Clarkslegal Announce Chosen Charities
#Clarkslegal

As a part of our commitment to raising both awareness and funds for chosen charities, Clarkslegal have announced which organisations we will be supporting for the future...

May
05
2017

UK Curry Restaurants in Crisis as Immigration Rules Keep Out Chefs
#Immigration #Food and Restaurants

The BBC reported last week that an increasing number of Indian restaurants in Scotland were closing due to strict immigration rules which are preventing restaurants from recruiting top chefs from India....

May
05
2017

Message from Paris TAG Alliances conference
#Environment #Corporate #Employment #UK Immigration #Outsourcing & Supply Chain #Clarkslegal

Michael Sippitt, Chairman of UK law firm Clarkslegal LLP, addressed the TAG Alliances conference in Paris this week on a panel of lawyers and accountants from the US and Europe discussing the issues of Brexit, the business impact of President Trump, and the future of globalisation....

May
03
2017

Limiting Your Liability – Drafting Liability Caps
#Construction

Limitation of liability clauses are one way in which businesses can manage risk and control their maximum potential financial exposure. As a result, limitation of liability...

May
02
2017

Found the perfect venue? Watch out for hidden costs
#Real Estate #Food and Restaurants #Hospitality & Leisure

Starting up your own business can be tough, but dealing with the consequences of poor planning is even tougher. Real Estate partner Simon Ralphs and Clare Garner from Prestige Business Solutions outline the top things to look out for when searching for your perfect location...

May
02
2017

Helen Beech writes for We Are The City on the Gender Pay Gap Regulation
#Employment

Employment partner and HR extraordinaire Helen Beech discusses the Gender Pay Gap Regulation and why the call for information should be just as important to SMEs as it is to large corporations....

May
02
2017

"There will be dire skills shortages" warns Monica Atwal, speaking to Forbes Magazine on Brexit's impact on immigration in the UK
#Immigration #Employment

This week sees Clarkslegal's Managing Partner Monica Atwal discussing why Britain's future of trade will be effected by tougher immigration rules ...

Apr
28
2017

Cyber Security Survey shows need for vigilant approach to data protection
#Employment

The government recently published its 2017 Cyber Security Survey results...

Apr
27
2017

Springboard Injunction Granted for Beer Pong Claim
#Dispute Resolution

Misuse of confidential information can be restrained by an injunction. Where the breach has already occurred, the Court can grant a ‘springboard injunction’ to prevent the unfair ...

Apr
27
2017

A higher minimum wage for zero-hours workers?
#Employment

Current figures suggest the number of people on zero-hours contracts in the UK hit a record high of 910,000 in the last 3 months of 2016. ...

Apr
26
2017

NEC4: enhancing NEC3
#Construction

After 12 years of NEC3 and its approach to proactive project and risk management, NEC releases NEC4 on 22 June 2017. NEC has described this as an evolution but not a revolution...

Apr
21
2017

Specific Disclosure Ordered Against Claimant in Restrictive Covenant Claim
#Dispute Resolution #Employment

Clarkslegal Dispute Resolution partner Stephen James looks into the recent ICAP vs BGC restrictive covenants case...

Apr
19
2017

Dozens of UK Landlords fined after roll-out of Right to Rent Scheme
#Immigration

Right to rent checks - Landlords or their agents must by law check that their tenants have the right to rent in the UK, failure to carry out these checks may lead to financial penalties....

Apr
18
2017

Chairman Michael Sippitt's Guest Column in India Global Business Magazine
#Environment #Clarkslegal

Commonwealth Collaboration - An Opportunity We Dare Not Miss...

Apr
13
2017

Supreme Court Judgments on Indirect Discrimination
#Employment

The Supreme Court has given two important Judgments on indirect discrimination. The Supreme Court held that, for such a claim to succeed:...

Apr
13
2017

Icelandic approach to gender pay gap: should the UK take note?
#Employment

UK employers with more than 250 employees are now required to publish reports regarding their gender pay gap on an annual basis....

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