We hosted a breakfast roundtable with Insider Midlands magazine that had attendees from a range of organisations addressing housing needs in the Midlands. The discussion explored JVs in more detail.
The shortlist was announced today (26 July) and the team, shortlisted for their work on the critical issues of National Minimum Wage, for the social care sector, in particular, is in good company, shortlisted alongside ESP Law, Gowling WLG and HRC Law.
The Personnel Today Awards are one of the biggest celebrations of excellence in the HR profession, and the winners will be announced on 21 November 2017, at London's Grosvenor House Hotel.
Matthew Wort, Partner at Anthony Collins Solicitors, said, "Being shortlisted is great recognition for the team. Making the shortlist recognises the exceptional effort that the employment team puts in to providing excellent client service, pragmatic commercial advice and unique sector insight to our clients who do such a great job in improving lives, communities and society across our key sectors."
For further information about the work the employment team does, please visit anthonycollins.com or read our latest employment law newsletter.
The decision of the Court of Appeal in The Harpur Trust v Brazel & Unison has made clear that employers can no longer legally calculate part-time holiday based on 12.07% of hours worked over a year.
Social landlords are seeing a rising number of Equality Act defences to possession proceedings. A recent Court of Appeal decision helps shift the likelihood of such defences succeeding.
On 31 July, the consultation period ended on MHCLG’s proposals for reforming the building safety regulatory system set out in the 'Building a Safer Future' document. We have submitted our response.
For decades now, fewer and fewer services provided by local authorities have been delivered directly by them. However, over the last couple of years, there are signs that this tide is changing.
The Government commissioned an independent review of the Modern Slavery Act 2015 in July 2018. The outcome was published in May 2019 which highlighted areas for improvement.
In 2017, the NCVO commissioned a review of the tax reliefs available to charities. The brainchild of this review was published on 17 July 2019 in the form of the Charity Tax Commission report.
In 2014, the Charity Commission released its first guidance for charities on reporting serious incidents. The Commission has recently updated this guidance.
In the third part of our series on contract management pitfalls, we look at the risks and opportunities presented by instructing changes under construction contracts.
Our spotlight piece considers the role of a Senior Independent Director and sector best practice. We also explore recent developments in case law, regulatory and data protection updates, and more.
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