July 26, 2017

Breaking news – this morning the Supreme Court unanimously ruled that employment tribunal fees (introduced in 2013) are unlawful.  As of today, fees are no longer payable and those fees that have been paid must be reimbursed. Victoria Willson  

Employment Department – Summer Briefing 2017

July 21, 2017

Welcome to the Summer 2017 Employment briefing.  In this edition we look at The Taylor Review of Modern Working Practices Some like it hot?   Is there a maximum or minimum temperature for a workplace? Enforcement of post-termination restrictions Employment law developments in the next quarter If you would like to discuss any of the points… Read more »

Media and Advertising Industry Triathlon 2017

July 10, 2017

On Friday 7 July, Simkins were pleased to take part, for the third year in a row, in the annual Media and Advertising Industry Triathlon, in support of MediaTrust.  Juliane Althoff, Fiona McAllister and Paddy Gardiner represented “Team Simkins” in the Sprint Relay and Neil Gill raced in the Individual Sprint event.  Along with well… Read more »