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The Law on the Web blog is the place to read about the latest happenings in law, including changes to legislation and guides to help you understand your legal rights.

You are what you tweet? New decision on Twitter dismissal case

Luke Evetts - DAS Law

  1. 04 March 2015
  2. Employment
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The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has recently considered for the first time an employee’s misuse of Twitter, giving employees and employers alike plenty to think about.

Shades of pay - the benefits of the living wage for employers

Luke Whitmore - Law on the Web

  1. 03 March 2015
  2. Business
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The Living Wage Foundation campaigns for businesses to increase the amount they pay their staff - but what's in it for businesses?

3 ways to avoid trouble with overtime holiday pay

Christopher Saunders - DAS Law

  1. 27 February 2015
  2. Employment
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After a recent EAT ruling, employers need to make sure that they take overtime into account when working out their employees' holiday pay.

How over-the-counter medicine could put you over new drug driving limits

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 19 February 2015
  2. Cars and Motoring
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New limits are being introduced for certain prescription and illicit drugs, including pain and anxiety medication, and even flu medicine.

EU ruling on collective redundancy could be good news for employers

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 12 February 2015
  2. Employment
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Rules on consulting employees on redundancy look set to revert to their original form, at the hands of the European Court of Justice.