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Latest News

Pushy parenting or a necessary business move?

It has been revealed that former Spice Girl and fashion designer Victoria Beckham (VB) has applied to register her daughter’s name “Harper Beckham” as a trade mark in both the UK and Europe.

Barclays CEO under investigation for trying to identify whistle blower – what protections do ‘whistle blowers’ get?

Barclays CEO, Jes Staley, is currently being investigated by the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) and the Prudential Regulation Authority (PRA) for trying to identify a whistle blower. Whistle blowing is the collective term given to reporting wrongdoing at work and this raises a number of financial, practical, legal and moral considerations for both employers and employees.

British Gas Trading Ltd v Lock

The Court of Appeal in British Gas Trading Ltd v Lock held that results-based commission should be taken into account when working out statutory holiday pay. The Supreme Court has now rejected British Gas’ application to appeal against the Court of Appeal’s judgment and this issue of principle is therefore finalised.