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New requirements for Witness Statements from 6 April 2021
posted by KeithDaniel

From 6 April 2021, all witness statements prepared for trial in the Business and Property Courts must comply with the new Practice Direction 57AC.

The changes apply to...

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posted by Helen Bull

Clare Fowler, Associate at Berry Smith Lawyers, considers the future challenges for businesses if employees decide to leave to work for a competing business or to set...

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Compensation
posted by KeithDaniel

April 2021 will be an important month for both employers and us as employment lawyers, with a number of changes to the law being implemented. 

IR35 and off-...

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posted by KeithDaniel

Berry Smith is delighted to have advised Malcolm Pearce and Jonathan Templar on their sale of Bridgend-based Customised Sheet Metal Limited...

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posted by KeithDaniel

Since the COVID-19 vaccines were rolled out, we have received a number of queries from various employers.

We have therefore addressed the main questions below, which...

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Compensation
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Whilst most employers appreciate the importance of providing training for members of staff, the question is, how often should training be provided? For example, is it enough...

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Berry Smith is hosting a virtual training seminar aimed at HR professionals and managers with HR responsibilities which will be hosted by...

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posted by Helen Bull

What are Business Rates?

Business Rates are a tax charged on a property (or part of a property) which is used for business purposes. The level of Business...

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posted by KeithDaniel

Since the COVID-19 pandemic began, a number of changes have been made to the Statutory Sick Pay Regulations. More recently, on 24th December 2020, the Statutory...

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posted by Helen Bull

The Supreme Court decision has handed down a critical judgment in a test case to seek clarity on Business Interruption Insurance policies and how insurers should treat...

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