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Practice Managers' Conference - save the date

PRACTICE managers across the UK are being invited to save the date for the next MDDUS’ Practice Manager’s Conference on November 28 and 29, 2019.

  • 27 March 2019
  • Article

HR Alert: Right to work checks

PRACTICES must ensure they comply with new right to work check rules or risk harsh penalties.

  • 27 March 2019
  • Article

Ask the expert: Reducing sick pay

A COUPLE of employees in our practice have particularly high absence levels. This has increased pressure on their colleagues who cover the work while they are off sick. At present, the practice provides contractual sick pay of six months full pay followed by six months half pay in a 12-month rolling year period.

  • 27 March 2019
  • Article

Case study: Making reasonable adjustments for employees

THIS case highlights the importance of making reasonable adjustments for disabled employees.

  • 27 March 2019
  • Article

Don't forget

THE National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations 2018 have been published and are as follows (per hour) from 1 April:

  • 27 March 2019
  • Article
  • Article

A third of women face sexual harassment in the workplace

A THIRD of women in Scotland have been subjected to sexual harassment in the workplace, according to a recent survey.

  • 27 March 2019
  • Article

Legal representation and indemnity (LRI) package

AS part of our employment law service, we offer an additional indemnity product to protect your practice in case an employee attempts to take you to an employment tribunal.

  • 27 March 2019
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HR Alert: Employment tribunal claims soar a year on from ruling

SINGLE claims lodged at employment tribunals have more than doubled since the abolition of fees last summer.

  • 26 September 2018
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Case study: Is belief in Scottish independence protected by law?

AN employment tribunal has ruled that having belief in Scottish independence is now a protected philosophical belief under equality law in a landmark discrimination case.

  • 26 September 2018
  • Article

Acas launches new guidance to tackle discrimination at work

ACAS has published new guidance Religion or belief discrimination aimed at preventing discrimination at work.

  • 26 September 2018
  • Article