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April 2015

  • 29

    Meaning Of “establishment”: The Woolworths Case.

    Those employers who operate multiple sites can breathe a sigh of relief as a result of the ECJ's Judgment which has just been published on the meaning of "Establishment" for the purposes of the collective redundancy consultation processes.

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    Dwp Call For Evidence On Pension Debts

    As discussed here, a joint working group from the DWP and the Charity Finance Group have reviewed issues around pension shortfalls and the employer debt regime.

  • 19

    New Legislation For Control Of Horses

    The Control of Horses Act (CHA) 2015 comes into force on 26 May 2015. The CHA 2015 amends the Animals Act (AA) 1971 and is designed to enable local authorities and private landowners and occupiers to deal more effectively with fly-grazing horses.

  • 16

    The Deregulation Act 2015 - Impact On Landlords

    The Deregulation Act 2015 (“the Act”) received Royal Assent on 26 March 2015 and contains a number of changes to the law that will impact on landlords, particularly of residential property.

  • 16

    Hewitsons Three Peaks Challenge

    On Saturday 18th April a team from Hewitsons will take on the three peaks in 24 hours challenge to start off this years Chariots of Fire fundraising.

  • 06

    Changes To Employment Law

    As we have now become accustomed to the 5th and 6th, April will see a number of changes to employment legislation coming into effect.