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Case law update: December 2018

By David Smedley, Andrew Rayment Bellman v Northampton Recruitment Ltd – Employer held liable for managing director’s violent conduct The Court of Appeal has found a company vicariously liable for the violent conduct of its managing director at a Christmas party where the attack left an employee severely disabled.

New IR35 rules for contractors in the private sector from 6 April 2020

By David Smedley, Andrew Rayment New IR35 changes due to take effect in the private sector from 6 April 2020 will have a significant impact on businesses that engage consultants or contractors via intermediary companies (either directly or through an agency). Affected employers will need to plan for these changes well in advance. Following a […]

Ethnicity pay gap reporting

By David Smedley, Andrew Rayment Mandatory pay gap reporting on grounds of ethnicity (similar to gender pay gap reporting) could be on the horizon. In line with a manifesto commitment, the Government has published a consultation paper on introducing mandatory pay gap reporting on ethnicity grounds. The consultation comes on the heels of the Government’s […]

Government considering reintroducing employment tribunal fees

By David Smedley, Andrew Rayment It has been reported that the Government is considering reintroducing employment tribunal fees. No specific details have been provided but the Ministry of Justice has said that it is confident that a fee system can be found which does not deny claimants access to justice (the reason the original fee regime was […]

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What was your first-ever job? Collecting then washing dirty glasses in a pub. I had to wear a horrible maroon nylon jacket. What was your worst ­experience as a trainee? I’d better tread carefully here, so I’ll just mention the winter evening when the senior partner whose room I sat in (he rarely gave me […]

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Tulkinghorn: Bride before a call

Tracking down lawyers for a recent feature on India proved especially difficult for Tulkinghorn’s minions. What appeared to be at least half of India’s legal community had decamped to Dubai for the International Bar Association ­conference. The rest were at a wedding. But not just any old ­wedding. The son of Amarchand Mangaldas Mumbai managing […]

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The lawyers at specialist insurance and professional indemnity (PI) boutique Robin Simon like to think of themselves as working at the country’s “smallest national firm”. That, at any rate, is how managing partner David Simon describes the firm he co-­founded in 2003 alongside fellow Hammonds refugee and Robin Simon senior partner Michael Robin. “We’re a […]

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On the move

Newly enlarged Clyde & Co, which merged with Barlow Lyde & Gilbert at the beginning of this month, has recruited Louisa Robbins as a partner in its professional and ­commercial disputes team in Manchester. Move of the week She joins from Robin Simon, where she was also a partner. Robbins has experience in defending claims […]

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