Navigator News – Why You Should Be Claiming R&D Tax Credits

In the current economic climate, it’s still surprising that more businesses don’t explore all of the tax incentives available to help lighten the burden by either reducing tax payable and/or if applicable, securing a tax repayment. If you are a…

Masterclass – Managing Conflict through informal & formal processes

If you missed the July Masterclass; Effective Performance Management, then you may find yourselves zipping straight through to our Resolving Conflict event on 18th August! In this event we’ll cover approaches to informal resolution and then efficient formal grievance management.…

Scottish Mental Health First Aid

After a hiatus we are excited to be announcing the re launch of Mental Health First Aid training courses. Public Health Scotland had paused the delivery of this face-to-face training due to restrictions of ‘in person’ events. This training event…

Legal Issues – Self-Isolation exemption announced

A new scheme has been launched by the Scottish Government which will remove the need for employees in certain sectors to self-isolate. Under current rules a person who has been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID…

Navigator News – Daily Business Article

This article appeared in Daily Business on 16th July 2021.   Be prepared for the return of employees. As much as businesses have spent the last 16 months grappling with new ways of working, in the midst of the Covid-19 pandemic,…

Tribunal Tale – Unfair Dismissal

Facts K was a teacher and was subject to a police investigation regarding indecent images of children on a computer at his home address. He shared his home with his son, and they were both questioned by police. K explained…

Tribunal Tale – Montanaro v Lansafe Ltd

The Claimant, Mr Montanaro, was an IT specialist who was employed by the Respondent, Lansafe Ltd, and provided services predominantly for one client. The Claimant had booked holidays to attend a family wedding in Italy in March 2020. On the…