ID1 forms, Statutory Declarations and Certified Copies

ID1 forms, Statutory Declarations and Certified Copies

ID1 Land Registry Form completion The ID1 Land Registry Form certifies your identity and is typically needed during property transactions to protect against identity fraud. If you have chosen not to instruct a legal professional to help you with a conveyancing or...
Cases to watch out for in 2023

Cases to watch out for in 2023

After another busy year of employment law cases, there are more important decisions expected in 2023. We summarise below a few decisions which have the potential to affect your business. Chief Constable of Northern Ireland Police v Agnew This case was heard in the...
Can you be fired for supporting your football club?

Can you be fired for supporting your football club?

An Employment Tribunal has recently decided on if supporting a football club is a protected philosophical belief under the Equality Act 2010. How does the law define a religion or belief? Someone’s “religion or belief” is a protected characteristic under the Equality...
Breastfeeding facilities in the workplace

Breastfeeding facilities in the workplace

In the recent case of  Mellor v The MFG Academies Trust, an Employment Tribunal upheld a complaint of harassment following the employer’s failure to provide breastfeeding facilities. What happened? Ms Mellor employed as a teacher by the Trust. During the Covid-19...
CV fraud – paying back wages

CV fraud – paying back wages

The Supreme Court has ruled that a CV fraudsters must pay back at least part of their wages if caught falsifying their qualifications and experience to get a job. This was the conclusion of the high-profile appeal case of Jon Andrewes. He was a former NHS chief...
Employment law solicitor vacancy

Employment law solicitor vacancy

We are a specialist employment law and HR practice working across Somerset, Gloucestershire, Wiltshire and Berkshire and are looking for a Solicitor with between 2-5 years’ PQE to join our team of three qualified and one trainee solicitor to undertake all aspects of...