Clarkslegal LLP - Solicitors in Reading and London

About Clarkslegal LLP

The Coronavirus pandemic has had significant impacts on businesses and the workforce. We can support you with your business planning and recovery, guiding you through the steps you can take to mitigate the risks in these challenging times. 

Understand the impact on contracts in your industry to avoid litigation, find out about the latest guidance on redundancy and pay so you can plan ahead, and get the latest PM's briefings with our updated summaries.

For immediate advice and assistance contact our legal experts on  07776305578.

Read our Latest Coronavirus Blogs

 

Selfemployed

On 5th November 2020, the Chancellor announced that the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme would be extended until the end of March 2021.

Home

With the second lockdown, many employees that had put-off purchasing home office equipment first time round, with the hope of returning to the office, may now be changing their minds.

Rent

The coronavirus pandemic has changed the landscape of how we approach our working lives, with many challenges being identified for female professionals.

Court

With the high and rising number of employees needing to self-isolate while awaiting coronavirus (COVID-19) test results, businesses need to understand their sick pay obligations.

offices

Employers will now commit a criminal offence and face fines if they knowingly permit a worker to attend the workplace after they have been told to self-isolate.

Sickpay

The High Court has held a meeting of a scheme of arrangement in respect of a company voluntary administration (“CVA”) does not need to be held physically in person, but could be through a webinar or conference call

Construction

On 1 June 2020, the CLC released the “Industry Recovery Plan” which is a series of proposals intended to help the construction sector recover from the impact of COVID-19. The clear message is that the whole sector needs to work together.

Procurement

In the many contracts negotiated every day, key terms such as price, delivery and payment are focused on but there are other contractual terms, which, in a post COVID-19 world should be considered.

Construction

The Home Office has finally updated its COVID19 immigration policy on the ‘switching concession’, and despite opposition, the 14-day quarantine rule will be in force. In this update, we look at these key changes.

pay

It is anticipated that the Covid 19 outbreak will result in a spike insolvencies in the UK and it goes without saying that this means that a very considerable number of suppliers to companies or sole traders will have been left as unsecured creditors.