• The EAT hold that the summary dismissal of a consultant surgeon was fair even though none of the series of actions leading up to his dismissal amounted to gross misconduct.
• Acas have published new guidance on religion and belief to help ensure employers comply with the law when it comes to managing staff that have a particular religion, belief or those that don’t hold any beliefs.
• A woman who complained of a racist and misogynistic culture in a Scottish government department claims she was taped to a chair and gagged by two male colleagues as a warning to keep quiet.
• The Minister for Disabled People has announced a new Tech Fund as part of Access to Work, offering employers significant savings on the cost of assistive technology.
In a judgment handed down on Tuesday 19th January, SMB won a claim to recover the domain name blackjack.com on behalf of our client, Hanger Holdings.Read more
SMB’s Music department has launched a partnership with The BRIT School, the UK’s first and leading free performing and creative arts school, who are responsible… Read more
SMB’s Media Team have advised FAE Film and Television Limited on the production and financing of new film Save The Cinema for Sky Cinema.Read more