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19 March 2020

COVID-19: 'Remote' justice update - Louise Hodges quoted in New Law Journal

Louise Hodges, Head of the Criminal Litigation team is quoted in New Law Journal on the concerns among those working in the criminal justice system.

Criminal Litigation

Louise Hodges

17 March 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Global efforts to manage and mitigate the impact of the COVID-19 virus are creating extraordinary challenges for everyone.

13 March 2020

KN Global Immigration Update - January and February 2020

Our January and February 2020 global immigration update provides key changes to immigration rules in global jurisdictions. In this month's issue we include Poland, Sweden, Germany, The Netherlands, Belgium, Portugal, Belarus, Australia, Singapore, China, USA, Chile Colombia, Azerbaijan, Saudi Arabia and the UAE,

Immigration

Nicolas Rollason

12 March 2020

Immigration update - Coronavirus immigration implications, increased IHS fees in the Budget and ILR salary levels

As another emergency government Cobra meeting takes place today and the government is expected to move into the “delay” phase of the Coronavirus response, we answer key questions about the immigration implications for your business as you make contingency plans.

Immigration

Nicolas Rollason

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Can you get out of or suspend a contract because of Coronavirus?

Alex Torpey covers the key things to look out for if you are relying on the Force Majeure clause.

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Overcoming the challenges of co-parenting for separated and divorced parents

Rachel Freeman, Partner in our Family Law team, addresses some issues that we are seeing arise for separated parents in the current crisis.

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Tech in Two Minutes - Episode 7 - The Coronavirus challenge for tech coworking spaces

Andrew Solomon speaks about the challenge for tech companies and coworking spaces during the current COVID-19 pandemic.

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The legal basis for lockdown

Alun Milford, Partner in our Criminal Litigation team, provides an in-depth look at the legal basis behind the current lockdown.

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Managing your Migrant workforce in the COVID-19 crisis

On Friday 3 April, immigration partner and head of department, Nick Rollason, hosted a webinar looking at urgent issues employers are facing during the COVID-19 crisis and answered some of the key questions being raised.

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Furlough leave and the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme: key legal considerations for Employers

On Thursday 9 April, Andreas White, Partner in our Employment Law Team, delivered an overview of the scheme with a focus of the key legal issues for UK employers.

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Coronavirus and the perils of signing your Will

Will instructions have apparently risen by 30% since COVID-19 reached our shores. What effect does COVID-19 have on Will signings? James Ward and Diva Shah in our Private Client team blog.

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The juggling act of a single mother, home school teacher and head of a family team

Charlotte Bradley, Head of our Family Law Team, reflects on how the COVID-19 crisis has affected working parents like her.

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The future public inquiry into COVID-19

Calls for a public inquiry are continuing to mount and are likely to prove difficult to resist. In this blog, Sophie Kemp considers the framework for such inquiries, and the key issues likely to form the core of its terms of reference.

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