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Smoking in the workplaceProviding a smoke-free workplace (in enclosed or substantially enclosed premises) has been obligatory in England since 1 July...
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Office-holdersIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following...
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Sunday workingFORTHCOMING CHANGE: Certain aspects of the protections afforded under the ERA 1996 to shop and betting workers are to be strengthened by...
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How do you calculate the time limit for submitting an unfair dismissal claim to the employment tribunal?For information:•on time limits for the...
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Statutory minimum noticeSection 86 of the Employment Rights Act 1996 (ERA 1996) provides for a statutory minimum period of notice that must be given...
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Redundancy—fair procedure: individual consultationWhere there is no statutory obligation to consult with any existing employee representatives (see...
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Time off work for antenatal appointmentsAn employer or, where applicable, a temporary work agency or hirer, cannot unreasonably refuse to allow a...
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19th May
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Types of whistleblowing claimIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered...
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19th May
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Early judicial assessment of employment tribunal casesCoronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and Scotland...
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19th May
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Continuity of employmentUPDATE: In its ‘Good Work Plan’ published in December 2018, the government has indicated that it will legislate to extend the...
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19th May
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Calculators on Lexis®PSL EmploymentThis Practice Note explains and summarises the suite of calculators designed specifically to assist employment...
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Disclosure in employment tribunal proceedingsCoronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and Scotland during the...
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Definition of dismissal in unfair dismissalTo succeed in a claim of unfair dismissal, the claimant must establish that they were dismissed by the...
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Striking out and unless orders in employment tribunal proceedingsCoronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and...
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Effective date of terminationWhere a qualifying period of employment is required to bring an unfair dismissal claim (see Practice Note: Entitlement to...
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UK GDPR and EU GDPR—transfers of personal data internationally and to international organisationsIn briefData protection laws in both the EEA (the EU...
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17th Sep
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Can a COT3 Acas-conciliated agreement be used to prevent a data subject from exercising their right to make a data subject access request?An...
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17th Sep
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Can a settlement agreement provide for the employee to withdraw a data subject access request (DSAR) and to waive the right to make a DSAR in the...
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17th Sep
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ReferencesUPDATE: A consultation as to whether it should be mandatory for employers to provide references for all their former employees was announced...
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17th Sep
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Key definitions under data protection lawOn 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be a member of the EU and EEA. Given the extensive data flows between...
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17th Sep
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Response to data subject request—right to erasure—able to comply with request[Name of individual making request][Address of individual making...
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16th Sep
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Implementing a global corporate whistleblowing policy: data protection issuesCompanies must find a reliable method of identifying and correcting any...
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Produced in partnership with Pulina Whitaker and Lee Harding of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP 14th Sep
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Brexit—implications for data protectionThis Practice Note discusses the impact of Brexit on the general processing of personal data under the General...
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14th Sep
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Disclosure—data protection and GDPR considerationsThis Practice Note considers data protection issues that should or may be considered during...
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Produced in partnership with Miriam Everett (Global Head of Data and Privacy, Partner), Julian Copeman (Partner) and Hannah Brown (Associate) of Herbert Smith Freehills 13th Sep
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Employment tribunal proceedings—data protection issuesCoronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and Scotland...
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9th Sep
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Data protection impact assessments—DPIAsA data protection impact assessment (DPIA) does what the name suggests—it’s a way of assessing the data...
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6th Sep
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Data protection impact assessment—DPIA—short form1Identify the need for a DPIAExplain broadly what project aims to achieve and what type of processing...
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3rd Sep
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Coronavirus (COVID-19)—employment data protection issuesFrom IP completion day (11pm on 31 December 2020), Regulation (EU) 2016/679, General Data...
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1st Sep
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Data protection principlesOn 31 January 2020, the UK ceased to be a member of the EU and EEA. Given the extensive data flows between the EEA and UK,...
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Produced in partnership with Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP 31st Aug
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Corporate transactions and service provision changes (employment)—data protection issuesFrom IP completion day (11pm on 31 December 2020), Regulation...
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27th Aug
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Employee health information—data protection issuesFrom IP completion day (11pm on 31 December 2020), Regulation (EU) 2016/679, General Data Protection...
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26th Aug
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What is the impact of Brexit on international transfers of personal data?This Q&A looks at the impact of Brexit on cross-border transfers of personal...
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26th Aug
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The impact of the EU GDPR and UK GDPR on M&A transactionsEU GDPR and UK GDPRThe General Data Protection Regulation, Regulation (EU) 2016/679 (EU...
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26th Aug
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Data protection privacy notice (TUPE transfer)[Insert name of organisation]Data protection privacy noticeWe refer to our separate letter telling you...
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