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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UK Employment Law

Special EpisodeA Seasonal View from Mayer Brown

Nick Robertson and Miriam Bruce present the second episode in their 12 episode series looking at the key cases of 2017. In this episode they consider at NHS 24 v Pillar. 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 Robertson and Miriam Bruce each pick six key cases for a Christmas edition of the podcast. Today they are discussing the case of Government Legal Services v Brookes. To follow Nick on Twitter, please go to Nicholas Robertson@NicholasRober11.

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UK Pensions Law

Episode 38The View from Mayer Brown

Richard Goldstein looks at some recent developments, including updates on HMRC’s position on employer recovery of VAT on pension scheme services and the VAT treatment of fund management services provided by insurers, proposed new charges and investment disclosure requirements for DC schemes, and proposed new rules for DC bulk transfers without consent.

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Legal developments in construction law

We are delighted to share our latest Construction Legal Update.

Key topics in this update include:

1. Concurrent contractor delay cancels out act of prevention
2. Architects’ budget overrun gives client damages to start again
3. Every pay less notice needs…a basis of calculation
4. Government consultation puts retention under the spotlight
5. So how is the amended Construction Act working? The government is consulting
6. Business and Property Courts up and running

The update can be accessed here.

UK Employment Law

Special EpisodeAnother View from Mayer Brown

Nick is joined by Liz Stern who heads up Mayer Brown’s Global Mobility practice. Mobility and Migration is very much in the news at the moment, so this is a timely look at steps international employers need to be taking now to respond to the changed environment in which they operate. To follow Nick on Twitter, please go to Nicholas Robertson@NicholasRober11.

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