Employment Law Solutions. Expert advice... more personal

Monthly Archives: May 2016

The Immigration Act 2016 – consequences for employers

Background The new tighter controls to be introduced under the Immigration Act 2016 (“the Act”) aim to prevent employers ‘turning a blind eye’ to illegal workers in a bid to …

Posted in Law | Leave a comment

Collingwood Legal shortlisted for top national award

Newcastle firm through to the finals of The Lawyer Magazine Awards Collingwood Legal has become the only law firm with a North East Headquarters to be shortlisted in the prestigious …

Posted in Legal Publications | Leave a comment

Staff handbook provisions incorporated into contract of employment

The Court of Appeal has found that the absence management provisions contained in a company’s staff handbook were incorporated into employees’ contracts of employment and so could not be changed …

Posted in Law | Leave a comment

Dress Code Discrimination

A London City firm is at the centre of a sex discrimination scandal after a female worker was told to go home without pay for refusing to wear high heels. …

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

FREE Breakfast Seminar – Employment Law Update

The Event… You are invited to our free Breakfast Seminar on Thursday 23 June 2016. There are a limited number of places available so please contact us on 0191 282 …

Posted in Events | Leave a comment