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Important Case Contractor or Employee – Dukesons Business Law - Employment Lawyer – Business Lawyer

May 2020

An important case that highlights key issues in determining whether a worker is a contactor or an employee. Read more

Lessons for Employers from COVID 19 - amend your employment agreement templates - Dukesons Business Law - Employment Lawyer - Business Lawyer

May 2020

Detailed force majeure clauses and appropriate variation clauses are two types of clauses that employer should consider having in their employment agreement templates. Read more

Holiday Pay & Bonus Schemes –– Dukesons Business Law – Employment Lawyer – Business Lawyer

May 2020

A recent Employment Court decision has narrowed the scope of bonus schemes that would be deemed to involve discretionary payments for the purposes of calculating holiday pay. The correctness of the… Read more

COVID 19 Level 3– Employment Law Issues – Dukesons Business Law – Employment Lawyer – Business Lawyer

April 2020

One thing that does change under Level 3, because of the right of some businesses to operate physically (where remote working won’t suffice), is an intense focus on safe working. Read more

A View on the Latest Government Assistance Measures – Dukesons Business Law – Business Lawyer – Commercial Lawyer

April 2020

I’m not convinced that the latest Government assistance measures will be that useful. Read more

We Can Work It Out (Coronavirus Label) – Dukesons Business Law – Employment Lawyer – Business Lawyer

April 2020

More on employment and business law issues during the CV epoque. Read more

Employment Law – Constructive Dismissal – Employment Lawyer - Business Lawyer

February 2020

Employers need to be cautious in how they deal with employees because it can be easy to create a situation where an employee could successfully argue that they’ve been constructively dismissed. Read more

Small Trade Contracts & Unfair Contract Terms – Dukesons Business Law – Contract Lawyer – Business Lawyer - Commercial Lawyer

January 2020

IF YOU USE OR PREPARE YOUR OWN FORM OF CONTRACT AND CONTRACT WITH SMALL BUSINESSES, YOU NEED TO READ THIS BLOG. Read more

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