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1Introductions of those present if necessary. Confirm who is taking notes and that copies of the meeting notes will be made available to the...
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9th Nov
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[Insert date][Insert] Employment Tribunal[Insert address]To the [insert] Employment Tribunal[Insert name of case, eg X v Y]Claim Number: [insert claim...
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9th Nov
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[To be typed on headed notepaper of transferee][Strictly private and confidential][Address][Date]Dear [enter name(s) of relevant individual(s) at the...
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9th Nov
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To succeed in a claim of unfair dismissal, the claimant must establish that they were dismissed by the employer. A contract of employment may...
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9th Nov
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[To be typed on headed notepaper of employer][Date]Dear [insert name of employee],Re: [insert name of employer] (the Company)Following our most recent...
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9th Nov
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Three months beginning with the effective date of terminationAn unfair dismissal claim must generally be submitted to the employment tribunal within...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and Scotland during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and until...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): The Employment Rights Act 1996 (Coronavirus, Calculation of a Week’s Pay) Regulations 2020 (Week’s Pay Amendment Regs 2020),...
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9th Nov
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and Scotland during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic and until...
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9th Nov
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1Paragraph 1 of the Grounds of Claim is admitted.2As to paragraph 2 of the Grounds of Claim, it is denied that the Claimant’s colleagues were...
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9th Nov
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[ON YOUR LETTERHEAD][Name and address of other party, or other party’s solicitor]Dear [insert contact name][Insert subject of letter, eg names of...
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9th Nov
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Pension loss will generally only arise in cases where an individual has lost their job and the pension provision that went with that job. An...
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Produced in partnership with Keith Bryant QC of Outer Temple Chambers. 12th Jan
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[Insert date][Insert] Employment Tribunal[insert address]To the [insert] Employment Tribunal[Insert case name]Case No: [Insert case number]...
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9th Nov
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[Insert in para 8.2 of claim form ET1:]1The Claimant was employed by the Respondent as a [job title]. She worked at the Respondent’s premises at...
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9th Nov
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Collective agreements are agreements negotiated between one or more trade unions and employers or employers' associations and which relate to one or...
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9th Nov
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Date: [insert date]Dear [insert name of employee]Congratulations and thank you for telling me about your pregnancy and the date that your baby is due....
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9th Nov

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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: On 9 April 2020 the Pensions Regulator (TPR) published ‘Automatic enrolment and pension contributions: COVID-19...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 9th Apr
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This Practice Note examines:•the non-discrimination rule in section 61 of the Equality Act 2010 (EqA 2010) relating to occupational pension...
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9th Apr
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The auto-enrolment regime, established under the Pensions Act 2008, Pt 1, imposes a new statutory duty on employers to make arrangements for the...
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9th Apr
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This Practice Note looks at pensions-related issues that can arise under settlement agreements within the arena of English law.Settlement (or...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 9th Apr
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Ways of accruing pension benefitsThere are a variety of possible pension arrangements for employees. The main options include:•occupational pension...
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9th Apr
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: On 9 April 2020 the Pensions Regulator (TPR) published guidance which provides a regulatory easement for employers...
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9th Apr
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THIS PRACTICE NOTE APPLIES ONLY TO PENSION SCHEMES IN ENGLAND AND WALESWhat is contractual enrolment?Contractual enrolment is where workers are...
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9th Apr
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FORTHCOMING DEVELOPMENT: As promised in the Spring Budget 2020 (held on 11 March 2020), on 21 July 2020 HM Treasury launched a call for evidence...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 9th Apr
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: On 9 April 2020 the Pensions Regulator (TPR) published ‘Automatic enrolment and pension contributions: COVID-19...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 9th Apr
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: On 9 April 2020 the Pensions Regulator (TPR) published ‘Automatic enrolment and pension contributions: COVID-19...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 8th Apr
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CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) UPDATE: On 9 April 2020 the Pensions Regulator (TPR) published ‘Automatic enrolment and pension contributions: COVID-19...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 7th Apr
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Coronavirus (COVID-19) represents a big challenge for employers participating in pension schemes.This Practice Note covers the impact of coronavirus...
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7th Apr
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UPDATE: The Presidents of the Employment Tribunals for England and Wales and for Scotland have issued their third addendum to their original...
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Produced in partnership with Keith Bryant QC of Outer Temple Chambers. 22nd Mar
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In this Practice Note, references to the National Employment Savings Trust (NEST) Order are to the National Employment Savings Trust Order 2010, SI...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 18th Mar
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IP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following the UK’s...
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17th Mar
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This guide is primarily aimed at trainees, newly qualified lawyers and other persons who are new to or unfamiliar with pensions law.A-DayThe...
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Produced in partnership with Wyn Derbyshire of gunnercooke LLP 4th Mar
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Broadly speaking, tax applies to UK registered pension schemes in three different areas:•tax treatment of member and employer contributions (including...
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Produced in partnership with Christopher Stiles of Gowling WLG 26th Feb
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This Practice Note contains references to case law of the Court of Justice of the European Union. Broadly, EU judgments handed down on or before 31...
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Produced in partnership with Elizabeth Ovey of Radcliffe Chambers 25th Feb
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What is salary sacrifice?Salary sacrifice (also called salary exchange) operates by varying an employee's terms and conditions of employment in...
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15th Feb
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All employees, irrespective of age, are entitled to claim a statutory sick pay (SSP) as long as they have average earnings of at least £112 per week...
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11th Feb

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