Can a Disciplinary Investigation Report Contain Too Much Detail? [NHS 24 v Pillar]
Ms Pillar, a nurse, was dismissed for gross misconduct after a third patient safety incident (PSI).
Monitoring an Employee’s Emails Infringed His Private Life [Barbelescu v Romania]
Mr Barbelescu, a Romanian national, was dismissed when his employer discovered that he had been using their email system for private use, sending a number of messages to his family.
You Should Switch to JCT 2016 Now
You should now switch your main contracts, or your sub-contracts if you are a contractor, to the 2016 editions now.
Securing Release of Retention
It is industry recognised that 50% of retention is released at practical completion, (although when practical completion is achieved is, in itself, a separate hot topic). However, when agreeing contract terms, little attention is paid to when the remaining 50% retention is released.
Director Joins TP Insolvency Team
Turner Parkinson’s Insolvency team has been strengthened with the appointment of Martin March as a Director. Martin’s arrival will add further knowledge and experience to what is already a strong team.