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Date: 24 Apr 2014

Read all about it in our latest employment newsletter

View our employment law newsletter now at: http://news.bpcollins.co.uk/. This edition includes a comprehensive summary of the latest employment law updates you need to know. As...

Date: 24 Apr 2014

Pay rises ‘to jump above inflation’

Pay rises could soon surpass the rate of inflation for the first time since the end of 2009.

Date: 23 Apr 2014

New family court ‘will tackle delays’

A major shake-up of the family justice system has got under way, following the launch of the new Family Court in England and Wales

Date: 16 Apr 2014

Warning over self-employment surge

A surge in the number of people becoming self-employed has been responsible for the increase in the UK's jobs total over the past few years,...

Date: 15 Apr 2014

MPs ‘alarmed’ at casual labour rise

A committee of MPs has said it is alarmed at the rise of casual labour in the UK, adding that zero-hours contracts are creating a...

Date: 14 Apr 2014

Older women ‘need flexible working options’

Charities have called for more flexible working opportunities for older women, following research which suggested they are facing employment difficulties.

Date: 11 Apr 2014

Firms to gain cyber security support

The Government is looking to arm businesses with the cyber skills they need to thwart the efforts of computer hackers, under a new scheme.

Date: 10 Apr 2014

New HS2 compensation package unveiled

The Government has unveiled an improved compensation deal for owners of properties close to the proposed HS2 rail line.

Date: 09 Apr 2014

Calls to replace inheritance tax

Around a tenth of all estates will be liable for 40% inheritance tax by the end of the decade, according to researchers.

Date: 08 Apr 2014

April 2014 – get ready for the employment law changes

A number of changes to employment law took effect from 6 April this year