Corporate Team Celebrate Award Recognition
The Corporate team at Turner Parkinson continue a prosperous 2015 having been shortlisted at the upcoming Insider Dealmakers Awards.
The End Of The £30,000 Tax Exemption For Termination Payments?
The Government is currently consulting on proposals for radically overhauling the tax treatment of payments made on the termination of an employee’s employment. We consider the proposals in detail and the likely impact they will have if adopted in their current form.
Employee Fairly Dismissed For Facebook Comments Posted 2 Years Previously
The EAT has ruled that an employee dismissed for making Facebook comments about his employer two years previously was fairly dismissed. The case serves as a reminder of the need for employers to implement clear and robust social media policies.
Tier 2 Licence Revocation - The Importance Of Complying With Sponsor Duties
Recent cases have given a clear indication that the Courts are fully prepared to revoke Tier 2 Sponsorship Licences where the employer is in breach of their ongoing obligations. This case highlights some of the potential pitfalls for sponsors.
Unison’s Challenge To Tribunal Fees Fails
In the latest development in this long running saga, the Court of Appeal has rejected Unison’s challenge to employment tribunal fees. It is unlikely that this is the last word on the matter however.