Employment during Covid-19
3rd Jun 2020
Daniel Barnett recently chaired a Q&A webinar with the recently appointed President of Employment Tribunals, Judge Clarke.
18th May 2020
A House of Commons Briefing Paper, “Coronavirus; Returning to Work”, has noted Gus Baker‘s recent guidance on Coronavirus and Health & Safety Dismissals as a key reference point.
14th May 2020
Daniel Barnett discusses employee and worker rights on the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme on the Jeremy Vine Show.
4th May 2020
What notice pay should employers pay to employees on furlough if the employee has agreed to accept 80% of pay during furlough? Daniel Barnett clarifies.
23rd Apr 2020
Further to Daniel Barnett‘s recent article highlighting a potential problem with the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, HMRC has responded directly with some answers.
17th Apr 2020
There is a problem with the numerous iterations of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. You now need to get the employee to agree in writing that they will not work. Daniel Barnett looks at the implications for employers who have already started the scheme.
16th Apr 2020
Gus Baker looks at Sections 44 and 100 of the Employment Rights Act in relation to coronavirus and health and safety dismissals.