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Money-back guarantee? Reclaiming employment tribunal fees if you win

Christopher Saunders - DAS Law

  1. 09 February 2015
  2. Employment
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With all the focus on whether employment tribunal fees are harming access to justice, the matter of whether successful claimants can get this money back has received little attention.

Tribunals and tribulations – is Early Conciliation working?

Christopher Saunders - DAS Law

  1. 05 February 2015
  2. Employment
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New ACAS statistics bring us a step closer to being able to answer the question of whether the recent change to employment tribunals has met its goal or not.

Resigned to resignation – why departing employees can be a worry for businesses

Christopher Saunders - DAS Law

  1. 02 February 2015
  2. Business
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Some thoughts on the reasons that employees can feel compelled to quit their jobs, and the potential trouble this can cause for their ex-employers.

Small comfort? Limited resources as a defence in employment disputes

Christopher Saunders - DAS Law

  1. 28 January 2015
  2. Business
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Many small business owners believe they can rely on their size and limited resources as a defence if an employment tribunal claim should arise. We examine the truth behind the myth.

A Wee Drama – Scotland’s new drink driving limits

James Watkins - Law on the Web

  1. 09 January 2015
  2. Cars and Motoring
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The drink driving limit in Scotland was lowered in December 2014 - will it be lowered in the rest of the UK?