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Notice of termination of employment, delivered by letter, does not begin running until the letter is actually read by the employee, the UK's highest court has confirmed. 26 Apr 2018
Damages awarded to the owners of a care business for the breach by their former business partners of a non-compete clause and other restrictive covenants should be calculated based on their actual financial loss, rather than hypothetical 'negotiating damages',... 20 Apr 2018
by Edward Goodwyn
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in June 2011. The contract of employment is the agreement between employer and employee which governs the relationship between both parties. It ne...
ANALYSIS: The creation of a new legal framework for part-time work in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) will encourage more employers to offer this type of contract, while giving individuals more freedom to work for shorter hours or in multiple roles. 18 Apr 2018
Northern Ireland has implemented new legislation which brings a public interest test into its rules on whistleblowing, bringing its rules into line with GB law. 02 Oct 2017
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