Cross-border, international and jurisdictional issues

Cross-border, international and jurisdictional issues guidance:

BREXIT IMPACT: The law as set out in this Practice Note will be affected by Brexit. For further guidance, see Practice Note: Brexit—applicable law. For background...

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BREXIT IMPACT: The law as set out in this Practice Note will be affected by Brexit. For further guidance, see Practice Notes: Brexit—considerations for dispute resolution...

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Scottish civil courts, like their counterparts in England and Wales, can and do decide certain employment disputes. However, there are very significant differences...

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BREXIT IMPACT: The law as set out in this Practice Note will be affected by Brexit. Subject to the terms of a Withdrawal Agreement, the existing provisions relating to...

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The rules regarding execution of documents governed by the laws of Scotland are contained in: • the Requirements of Writing (Scotland) Act 1995 (RW(S)A 1995), and • the...

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BREXIT IMPACT: The law as set out in this Practice Note will be affected by Brexit. This impact is outlined in the section entitled The impact of Brexit below. For...

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Employment law in Northern Ireland has, for many years, followed the same laws as apply in the other jurisdictions of Great Britain. Although a separate legal...

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BREXIT IMPACT: The law as set out in this Practice Note will be affected by Brexit. For further details of its impact, please refer to Practice Note: Brexit—implications...

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STOP PRESS: The Parental Leave (Amendment) Act 2019 is now in force. This Practice Note is currently being reviewed by its author in relation to this and other...

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This Practice Note provides an introduction to employment law applied by employment tribunals and courts in Scotland. In particular, it looks at: • the...

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This note sets out to highlight the main differences in the practice of employment tribunals in Scotland when compared with those sitting in England and Wales. With...

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STOP PRESS: The full impact of the UK’s decision to withdraw from the EU remains to be established and the EU and UK domestic legal landscape will continue to change...

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BREXIT IMPACT: The law as set out in this Practice Note will be affected by Brexit. For further guidance, see Practice Notes: Brexit—applicable law and...

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This Practice Note examines the territorial scope of the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006, SI 2006/246 (TUPE 2006) and the application...

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Given the ever increasing global mobility of employees, employers could be regularly required to understand and comply with numerous legislative requirements in many...

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