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Jul
29
2021

Deborah Scales comments on employees and foreign holidays this summer
#Press #Employment

Clarkslegal Employment Associate, Deborah Scales, comments in The Sun on whether employers can stop employees taking foreign holidays....

Jun
24
2021

Employment law liability of RPOs - The Global Recruiter
#Press #Employment

Clarkslegal Employment Solicitor Sebastian Reyes publishes in The Global Recruiter Magazine on the employment law liability of recruitment outsource processing (RPO)....

Jun
18
2021

Recovery from the pandemic: the agenda is building forward better
#Press #Employment

For over 20 years, Clarkslegal has been an integral part of the UK delegation to the International Labour Organisation (ILO), the United Nations agency which sets international labour standards and monitors compliance with them....

May
28
2021

Employment Bill - Russell Dann comments for Personnel Today
#Employment #Press

Russell Dann comments in Personal Today on the omission of the long-awaited Employment Bill in this year’s Queen’s Speech....

May
05
2021

Monica Atwal comments on remote working
#Press #UK Immigration #Clarkslegal #Employment

Monica Atwal, managing partner of law firm Clarkslegal, says there are a number of questions an employer should ask if it is looking to adopt a ‘work from anywhere’ strategy. “The reality is that the business will need to do a detailed assessment of the consequences to both them and the employee,” she advises....

Oct
23
2020

Success for Clarkslegal in Chambers UK 2021
#Clarkslegal #Construction #Employment #Dispute Resolution #Real Estate #Press

Clarkslegal is delighted to announce that Chambers and Partners has recognised the firm for the following practice areas; Construction, Employment, Litigation and Real Estate....

Nov
22
2019

Global labour standards will have a bigger impact on the UK, whatever the outcome of the election
#Press

the Labour Party has set out a radical manifesto for the future of UK employment law and there has been a lot of focus on the changes to laws affecting trade unions. It is worth picking up on further comments by the shadow chancellor today. When he was put on the spot regarding Labour’s position on secondary picketing, he refused to be pinned down but did state: “We will make sure that people have the right, as in the ILO [International Labour Organisation] conventions to withdraw their labour.”...

Oct
10
2019

Rethinking workplace wellbeing in times of uncertainty
#Clarkslegal #Press #Employment

Every year an estimated 17 million work days are lost to stress, anxiety and depression. Clarkslegal's Monica Atwal highlights ways in which employers can raise their game to help....

Sep
05
2019

How is the UK private banking industry preparing for a no deal Brexit? - Monica Atwal comments for PBI
#Press #Clarkslegal

The never-ending uncertainty surrounding Britain’s departure from the European Union has prompted fears of large job cuts as businesses downsize British operations as a hedge against possible Brexit ramifications....

Aug
05
2019

Michael Sippitt and Georgia Roberts comment for the HR Director on complex world of workplace AI
#Employment #Press #Clarkslegal

“Artificial intelligence”. It’s in the news, it’s in our homes and will change the world of work as we know it. For human resource professionals, knowing what’s coming has never been so important. Ensuring you are ahead of the game in preparing for the changes that are coming is paramount. Contributors Michael Sippitt, chairman Clarkslegal and Georgia Roberts, Solicitor – Clarkslegal....

Jun
12
2019

'Workers’ voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay, Court of Appeal rules' - Helen Beech comments for People Management
#Employment #Press

Judgment in favour of ambulance workers could have wider implications, say employment lawyers. Voluntary overtime for ambulance workers should be factored into holiday pay allocations, providing such overtime is sufficiently regular to form part of a normal remuneration package, a court has ruled....

May
01
2019

‘Clarkslegal Announce Sponsorship of Henley Business Angels’ – Ashan Arif comments for UK Business Angels Association
#Entrepreneurs & Start-Ups #Press

Henley Business Angels (HBA) is delighted to welcome leading Thames Valley commercial law firm, Clarkslegal LLP, as a new sponsor....

Apr
16
2019

‘What business leaders can learn from the Ted Baker harassment scandal’ - Helen Beech comments for Elite Business
#Employment #Press

In the wake of Ray Kelvin’s resignation as CEO of Ted Baker following harassment allegations from staff, here’s how business leaders can keep their company free from “sexual innuendos” and inappropriate conduct ...

Apr
02
2019

Legal and property experts call for mandatory Indoor Air Quality (IAQ)
#Construction #Real Estate #Environment #Press

A group of lawyers, property professionals and environmental consultants called for indoor air quality measures to be made legally enforceable during a roundtable discussion chaired by the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA)....

Mar
12
2019

‘The Commonwealth is a big opportunity for UK businesses scaling abroad’ – Michael Sippitt writes for Elite Business
#Commercial #Press

Regardless of whether the UK is in or out of the EU, the Commonwealth is a superb natural market for business. And SMEs must ensure they capitalise on the labour and opportunities the Commonwealth countries provide....

Mar
07
2019

‘Why question the power of women to lead?’ – Monica Atwal writes for We Are The City
#Press #Employment

Women taking leadership roles is often portrayed these days as a ground-breaking development, something achieved through relatively recent laws and strong social pressure about equality of opportunity....

Mar
07
2019

‘Going Somewhere’ - The Global Recruiter
#Press #UK Immigration

Brexit and immigration policy has introduced more challenges for the recruitment industry. Simon Kent explores what recruiters can do at a time of uncertainty....

Feb
12
2019

Clarkslegal’s corporate team advises on 32 transactions in 2018
#Corporate #Commercial #Press

Clarkslegal’ s corporate team enjoyed a bumper 2018, closing 32 transactions including mergers, acquisitions, disposals, financings and restructurings....

Feb
07
2019

Michael Sippitt Awarded Leading Human Resources Individual Outside of London at Legal 500 UK Awards 2019
#Employment #Press #Clarkslegal

Michael Sippitt, Chairman of Clarkslegal LLP and Director of Forbury People, Clarkslegal’s subsidiary HR consultancy, was delighted to accept his award as the leading ‘Human Resources Individual Lawyer outside of London’, at last night’s Legal 500 UK Awards 2019 in London....

Jan
18
2019

Chairman Michael Sippitt wins Legal 500 UK Award 2019 as “Expert Practitioner” in Human Resources
#Employment #Press

Michael Sippitt, Chairman of Clarkslegal LLP and Director of Forbury People, Clarkslegal’s subsidiary HR consultancy, has won The Legal 500’s UK Award 2019 as the leading Human Resources individual lawyer outside of London....

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