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Employment Tribunal Award Increase

Tribunal compensation limits will increase on 6 April 2017 under the Employment Rights (Increase of Limits) Order 2017 (SI 2017/175). The maximum compensatory award for unfair dismissal will rise from £78,962 to £80,541. The maximum amount of a week’s pay, used to calculate statutory redundancy payments and various awards including the basic and additional awards […]

How to avoid employment disputes this party season

As seen on the Business Link website: Once again the Christmas season is upon us and with it come all manner of festive clichés, and none are as hotly anticipated as the Christmas Party. No one wants to be a Scrooge, but every employer should beware as the festivities bring a number of employment law […]

Do you have a Trump card?

There are many factors that affect small and medium-sized businesses (“SME”), not only the economic climate but the political one too. Given recent events – the UK deciding to leave the European Union and the election of Donald Trump as the next US president – trade relations and costs of manufacturing and production are bound […]

How to tackle networking as a new business owner

Managing director at law firm Legatus Law, Rashmi Dubé, provides her networking tips for new business owners struggling to widen their web of contacts. At some point business we are going to be tasked with going networking. Be it at our boss’s request, or as an objective we set ourselves as part of our own […]

Making A Splash, Networking & Book Signing with Rashmi Dubé

Waterstones, Covent Garden, 9-13 Garrick Street, London, WC2E 9AU Thursday 15th September 18:00 Book by emailing hello@legatuslaw.com Read the report on Yorkshire Legal News. Join award-winning entrepreneur Rashmi Dubé as she launches her debut book, designed to support individuals interested in creating valuable relationships, be it at work or as a business owner. A truly […]

Forward Ladies announces the Women in business awards 2016 shortlist

With a new female prime minister, eight women cabinet ministers, and a new female chair of the Institute of Directors, British politics and businesses are trailblazing for women in leadership. And Forward Ladies has announced the shortlist for the 2016 National Women in Business Awards, sponsored by HSBC, which this year has attracted the highest […]