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Negotiating around pay inequality

When Glasgow City Council, one of Scotland’s largest employers, voted to end more than a decade of argument over equal pay for low-paid, mainly female staff, it was bound to be controversial. In many ways, the council should be applauded for finally trying to resolve this matter. It was clearly

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Love and protect your business

Keeping a business safe and secure from the consequences of employment claims is a constant challenge, particularly for small employers for whom a successful claim can have major consequences. Employment tribunal claims have increased by up to 100% in some parts of the country over a comparative period before and

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Collaborative legal approach the way ahead

The following article appeared in today's Scotsman newspaper: If you’re a Scottish international rugby fan – who isn’t when you consider their recent performances – you’ll know how much the TMO (television match official)  has become part of the international game. It can be frustrating to wait those ticking

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