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Archives: Sep 23, 2015

How to deal with cancer in the workplace

Marianne McJannett explains the finer points of employment law when it comes to dealing with those suffering from cancer Those who learn they have cancer must deal with a number of new realities in their lives. For many, the big question is whether to continue to work through their

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Burke and Thornber take on key roles at United Employment Lawyers

Posted on Sep 18, 2015 By In News from the UEL network

United Employment Lawyers, arguably the fastest growing network of UK employment lawyers, has announced the decision to appoint Iain Burke as Chief Executive and Ben Thornber as Professional Services Director. Both are experienced legal practitioners and early members of UEL, which was set up in Edinburgh in 2013. The appointments

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Wages on the move is EU’s direction of travel

Sally McCartney, of Employment Law Perth and Kippen Campbell, members of UEL, says the latest legal case from Europe will be seen as watershed for employers. One of the most significant rulings in recent European employment law will have far-reaching implications for millions of employers – and their employees. The

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