Employment Law

National Minimum Wage Increase

On April 1st 2017, the UK National Wage will be increasing For Apprentices the rate will increase from £3.40 to £3.50 For those under the age of 18 the rate will increase from £4.00 to £4.05 For those aged 18-20 the rate will increase from £5.55 to £5.60 For those...

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Legal Expenses Insurance

A lot of people have Legal Expenses Insurance as part of their home or car insurance. Sometimes it is automatically included as a feature of the policy. Sometimes it is an extra that has to be specifically selected. For certain types of legal problem it is always...

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Employment contracts checklist

Strictly speaking employers are not required to give their employees written employment contracts however they are required to give each employee a written statement of particulars of certain important terms within 2 months of the employee commencing employment...

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