An individual described as ‘self-employed’ was really a ‘worker’
The Supreme Court’s decision this week in Pimlico Plumbers v Smith is the latest in a line of cases on the so-called ‘gig economy’.
Unfair dismissal - Mbubaegbu v Homerton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
It can be, said the Employment Appeal Tribunal in the case of Mbubaegbu v Homerton Hospital NHS Foundation Trust.
Disability discrimination - City of York Council v Grosset
When dismissing an employee for misconduct, does an employer discriminate if it did not know the misconduct was linked to a disability? This was the question in the case of City of York Council v Grosset.
Aston Villa's impending winding up petition – What happens now?
Aston Villa face a winding up petition issued by HMRC for unpaid tax. If you’re a business owner the one thing you don’t want to receive is a winding up petition because as soon as your bank finds out about the petition the company bank account will usually be frozen.
Top 3 ways to get out of business debt fast
Sometimes taking on debt is necessary to develop, expand and grow a business. Sometimes, however, debt can get out of hand either due to taking on too many loans or if the business doesn’t bring in enough revenue to keep up with repayments to name but a few reasons. So what can you do to try to work your way out of debt fast before it has an impact on your business?