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Yearly Archives: 2015

Cause for celebration at Collingwood Legal

The team at Collingwood Legal have had a lot to celebrate in the past few weeks. Firstly, passing the milestone of 5 years since the firm was established in 2010. Secondly, moving up the rankings of the independent legal …

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Are there any limits on HR advice?

How much assistance can Human Resources properly give a manager responsible for dealing with a disciplinary hearing? In short, HR can provide guidance and advice which should be limited to …

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The Rugby World Cup 2015 – A Try-ing time for employer?

The enormous sign on the Tyne Bridge warned us a few weeks ago that the Rugby World Cup 2015 was on its way and fans of the sport will know …

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Unison fails in its challenge to the tribunal fee regime

A couple of days ago, the Court of Appeal dismissed Unison’s appeals against its judicial review applications challenging the legality of the Tribunal fees, which were introduced in July 2013.  The …

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Whistleblowing – the statistics

Public Concern at Work (PCAW) has published the results of a recent report on whistleblowing based on a review of 1876 calls made to the charity’s helpline during 2014. The …

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