Richard Fox

Early Conciliation heralds employment law overhaul

17-Mar-2014

A seismic overhaul of employment disputes resolution should be good for clients and lawyers

Yew

Workplace law is out of step

4-Nov-2013

European courts are divided over the rights of parents of surrogate babies to take paid leave

Vanessa James

Zero-hours: battlefield of poseurs

16-Sep-2013

Political hysteria over zero-hours contracts is unhelpful and misplaced as safeguards already exist  

Oliver Hyams

Don’t mess with the TUPE rules

16-Sep-2013

TUPE regulations are in line for refinement, but not fundamental change, which is a good thing

Wheeler

Stand by your gay colleagues

9-Sep-2013

The Straight Allies initiative allows firms to reinforce positive attitudes to diversity in the workplace

British Library

British Library turns to Mills & Reeve and Veale Wasbrough for employment advice

7-Jul-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

Mills & Reeve and Veale Wasbrough Vizards (VWV) are to give employment advice to the British Library after winning a mini-tender run by the London Universities Purchasing Consortium (LUPC).

London

Trio of City boutiques team up with Buzzacott to launch professional advisory service

3-Jul-2014 | By Margaret Taylor

Boutique firms CM Murray, Hierons and Maurice Turnor Gardner have joined forces with chartered accountants Buzzacott to go to market as a one-stop-shop for professional practices.

TL Awards

Excellence breeds diversity in 20 years of The Lawyer Awards

25-Jun-2014 | By Joanne Harris

A full two decades ago, The Lawyer launched its first-ever awards. They were billed as being devoted to finding excellence in the legal profession, and 20 years on, the same applies.

working hours

Special report: Employment – Winning the peace

19-May-2014 | By Hannah Gannagé-Stewart

Employment lawyers are shifting their focus to non-contentious areas as the coalition promotes conciliation

Italy

Italy: Via Dolorosa

3-Feb-2014 | By Burhan Khadbai

Employment and political reforms, and a programme of privatisation could ease Italy’s and its legal market’s way through these punishing times

awards

The Lawyer Awards employment special report: Working models

28-May-2013 | By Joanne Harris

This year’s Lawyer Awards employment entries show just how wide-ranging this sector is