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31 July 2020

Furloughed employees must receive redundancy in full - Richard Fox quoted in Personnel Today, HR Review and Accountancy Daily

Richard Fox, Partner in our Employment Law team, was quoted in Personnel Today, HR Review and Accountancy Daily on 30 July 2020. Richard was commenting on new government legislation guaranteeing that furloughed employees are entitled to full redundancy pay in the event that they are made redundant after 31 July.

Richard Fox

31 July 2020

Businesses and ministers need more than redundancy pay law to protect employees - Niki Southern quoted in HR Magazine

Niki Southern, Partner in our Employment Law team, was quoted in HR Magazine on 31 July 2020. Niki commented on new legislation protecting the entitlement to full redundancy pay for furloughed employees. Niki is supportive of the move but concerned about the risk, citing the risk of firms making redundancies earlier than planned and unfairness to those already made redundant who are not eligible for full redundancy pay.

Nikola Southern

30 July 2020

The Legal Apprentice 2020 - Finalists Announced

Ten first year Key Stage 5 students from four schools across the UK have successfully reached the final of ‘The Legal Apprentice’ competition, run by law firm Kingsley Napley LLP. 

Stephen Parkinson

28 July 2020

Teachers warned to avoid holiday quarantine risk or they could lose pay - Richard Fox quoted in The Daily Telegraph

Richard Fox, Partner in our Employment Law team, was quoted in The Daily Telegraph on 28 July 2020. Richard was commenting on the news that the re-introduction of a 14-day quarantine period for arrivals from Spain could cause disputes between employers and affected employees over pay and leave.  Richard highlights the gap in protection for employees and the negative impact on employers who cannot prevent employees from ignoring travel advice.

Richard Fox

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