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29 April 2020 High Court extends employer’s duty of care to Dubai whistleblower

Employers with global networks which include a base in the UK should be aware that they can face expensive and damaging negligence claims from employees who are based overseas regardless of the whistleblowing regime.

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2 April 2020 Updated Government advice for UK visa application and temporary UK residents

On Friday 27 March, the government updated its advice for UK visa applicants and temporary UK residents.

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2 April 2020 Employer not responsible for former employee’s data breach

The long-awaited Supreme Court decision has been published in the case of WM Morrison Supermarkets Plc v Various Claimants.

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1 April 2020 New statutory sick pay regulations

The Statutory Sick Pay (Coronavirus) (Suspension of Waiting Days and General Amendment) Regulations 2020 have now been published and came into force on 28 March 2020.

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30 March 2020 Coronavirus and annual leave

Regulations have now been published allowing employees to carry forward 4 weeks of their statutory annual leave entitlement but the circumstances in which such leave can be carried forward are limited.

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27 March 2020 Suspension of gender pay reports

The Government has confirmed that it will not enforce the usual deadlines for gender pay reporting - 30 March for public sector employers and 4 April for private sector employers - this year due to the impact of coronavirus.

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27 March 2020 The Coronavirus self-employment Income Support Scheme

The Government has now announced the measures that it intends to put in place to support the self-employed who are suffering income loss due to the coronavirus pandemic.

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26 March 2020 Workforce provisions – Coronavirus Act 2020

The Coronavirus Act 2020 received Royal Assent yesterday and the key employment provisions included in it relate to extensions to Statutory Sick Pay, recovery of Statutory Sick Pay and emergency volunteers.

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13 March 2020 Statutory sick pay for COVID-19 self-isolators

New legislation (The Statutory Sick Pay (General) (Coronavirus Amendment) Regulations 2020) has come into force today making it clear that those individuals who self-isolate to prevent infection or contamination with COVID-19 are entitled to SSP.

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9 March 2020 Police officers successfully claim discrimination following their compensation being capped

The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) in Chief Constable of Gwent Police v Parsons and Roberts was asked to consider whether capping compensation for two disabled police officers amounted to unfavourable treatment pursuant to section 15 Equality Act 2010.

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