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Archives: Jan 31, 2014

When does an employer have to pay for an employee’s medical treatment?

Posted on Jan 31, 2014 By In Employment news

Graham Laughton and Ewan Stafford of Macleod & MacCallum in Inverness – both members of United Employment Lawyers network – report on a case which highlights an employer’s duty to help employees with occupational stress An Overview On 2 October 2013 the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) issued a judgement in

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Transfer changes aim to cut back on the red tape

Posted on Jan 30, 2014 By In Employment news

Peter Brash, a partner with Grigor & Young in Elgin and a United Employment Lawyer, explains changes that come into force this week. TUPE – the transfer of employees from one firm to another – is well established and familiar to everyone who works in human resources but there are

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Fife employment seminar kicks off at Dunfermline Football Club

Posted on Jan 29, 2014 By In Events and seminars

Do you want to find out about new ways of working? Or how the latest law affects you or your business? Ben Thornber, the founder of Thornber Employment Law in Fife, is hosting a seminar at Dunfermline Athletic’s East End Park stadium on Thursday, 6th February. Ben, one of the

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