Legal Issues – BIS Guidance on Zero-Hours Contracts Published

On 15 October, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) published guidance on zero-hours contracts. This follows on from the provision in the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 prohibiting the use of exclusivity clauses or terms in…

HR Issues – Fit for Work?

Although some employment issues come and go (depending upon business activities and the wider economy), the management of absence appears to be a constant frustration for many organisations. In relation to long-term absence (generally absences of 4 weeks or more),…

Another Successful Seminar in Glasgow!

Tuesday 6th October saw us back at Blythwood Square in Glasgow for the second in our Autumn series of Employment Law Update seminars 2015. The day began with rain, but that didn’t stop our delegates popping in and warming up…