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Our team of experts shine a spotlight on new legal developments, share their views on the impact of current affairs, and offer insights on issues that could impact you and your business.
When a marriage at the heart of a family-owned business breaks down, the consequences can be far reaching, especially when one or both spouses have been working for the firm. Simon Gorham, Boodle Hatfield partner in the employment team discusses how the long term impact on individuals and business can be minimised.
In Personnel Today, Employment Partner, Simon Gorham reflects on how Senior executives looking to move jobs need to think long and hard about contractual provisions as a new era dawns.
In the context of employment contracts, a ‘post-termination restrictive covenant’ is a clause in the contract which seeks to prevent a departing employee from engaging in certain activities after their employment has ended.
Some employers in sectors badly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic are increasingly using aggressive tactics to save money.
In Personnel Today, Employment Partner, Simon Gorham highlights how some employers, in sectors that have been badly affected by the pandemic, have resorted to aggressive tactics with the aim of cutting senior executives without proper compensation.
It may not be the most pressing concern for many employees as the coronavirus pandemic continues to wreak havoc.
Senior executives changing roles during coronavirus are having to robustly negotiate service contract terms.
It is estimated that the furlough scheme is currently subsidising the wages of approximately 9 million employees.
The CJRS (commonly known as the “furlough scheme”) will end on 31 October 2020.
You may have already chosen to furlough those employees whose services are not required during the period of forced closure.
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