March 2021

The furlough scheme has been extended until the end of September 2021 following Chancellor Rishi Sunak’s Spring budget. The Job Retention Scheme otherwise known as furlough, has been extended to help all of the industries remaining closed until June 2021. This scheme has protected lots...

It’s been a longstanding battle between Uber and a number of its drivers – the drivers believed they were workers and Uber held that they were self-employed. Well, the Supreme Court has at last put an end to the battle, confirming that drivers are indeed ‘workers’. Why...

Bullying and harassment within the workplace needs to be treated seriously to prevent unhappy employees and low retention rates. Harassment is unlawful under the Equality Act 2010 and is seen as behaviour that makes someone feel intimidated or offended. What is bullying and harassment? It’s when any...