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[To be typed on employer’s headed notepaper][Enter name and address of employee][Enter date]by handDear [enter name]Garden leaveI refer to [[enter...
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9th Nov
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[Strictly private and confidential][Address][Date]Dear [enter name(s) of relevant individual(s) at the transferor],Proposed transfer of [enter...
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9th Nov
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For employees starting fresh employment on or after 6 April 2012, the right not to be unfairly dismissed generally only arises when the employee, by...
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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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[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 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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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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Under section 18(7) of the Employment Tribunals Act 1996 (ETA 1996), anything communicated to a conciliation officer in connection with the...
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20th Jan
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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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18th Jan
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An individual making a data subject access request (DSAR) to a data controller is entitled to obtain from the data controller:•confirmation as to...
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18th Jan
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An individual making a data subject access request (DSAR) to a data controller is entitled to obtain from the data controller as to whether or not...
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18th Jan
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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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18th Jan
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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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18th Jan
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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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17th Jan
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This Practice Note examines the legal requirements that must be met in order for a settlement agreement (formerly known as a compromise agreement) to...
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17th Jan
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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 16th Jan
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The foreign service exemption is, broadly, an exemption from income tax which applies to termination payments where:• the employee worked all or part...
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Produced in partnership with Sam Whitaker of Shearman & Sterling 15th Jan
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The taxation of termination payments underwent a substantial reform in 2018. Consequently, since 6 April 2018, the tax (and National Insurance...
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Produced in partnership with Sam Whitaker of Shearman & Sterling 15th Jan
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ARCHIVED: This Archived Practice Note outlines the pre-6 April 2018 tax treatment of payments in lieu of notice. For the tax treatment applicable to...
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Produced in partnership with Lesley Fidler and David Heaton of Baker Tilly for Tolley’s Tax Digest and Sam Whitaker of Shearman & Sterling LLP 15th Jan
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Depending on the circumstances, a payment made or other benefit provided in connection with the termination of an office or employment may be taxable...
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Produced in partnership with Sam Whitaker of Shearman & Sterling 15th Jan
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The first question in respect of any termination payment or benefit is whether it is taxable on basic principles as earnings from or an emolument of...
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Produced in partnership with Sam Whitaker of Shearman & Sterling 15th Jan
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Redundancy is one of five ways in which an employment contract may be terminated unilaterally by an employer where such termination will be...
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Produced in partnership with Sam Whitaker of Shearman & Sterling 15th Jan
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What are leavers?Departing individuals are known generically as ‘leavers’ but the reason behind the departure will usually result in different...
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Produced in partnership with Jenny Wheater of Duane Morris LLP 15th Jan
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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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