Archive for December 2017

Legal developments in construction law

We are delighted to share our latest Construction Legal Update.

Key topics in this update include:

1. The Construction Act payment regime is not just for…..interim payments?
2. When an emailed notice of arbitration gets personal
3. A pay less notice is not psychic
4. IR35: Is it heading for the private sector?
5. VAT reverse charge on the way for construction labour supply
6. January date for MP’s bill for scheme to hold retentions in trust
7. FIDIC Red, Yellow and Silver Books, edition 2, have arrived

The update can be accessed here.

UK Employment Law

Special EpisodeA Seasonal View from Mayer Brown

Miriam’s last case completes a trilogy of whistle blowing cases in this series. Osipov looks at liability imposed directly on individuals who have taken decisions penalising a whistle blower. To follow Nick on Twitter, please go to Nicholas Robertson@NicholasRober11.

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UK Employment Law

Special EpisodeA Seasonal View from Mayer Brown

Nick and Miriam’s mini cast series looks at another whistle blowing case, Jhuti, and whether the malevolent motivation of a witness in a disciplinary hearing could render an employer liable to a whistle blowing claim. To follow Nick on Twitter, please go to Nicholas Robertson@NicholasRober11.

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UK Employment Law

Special EpisodeA Seasonal View from Mayer Brown

In the fifth episode in this podcast series, Nick and Miriam discuss two cases which come to different views on whether a man can claim direct sex discrimination if shared parental leave pay is paid at a lower rate than enhanced maternity leave pay. To follow Nick on Twitter, please go to Nicholas Robertson@NicholasRober11.

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