• A CEO threatened and dismissed after disclosing information tending to show that HMRC and NHS Trusts were being misled, is awarded £57,000 for automatically unfair dismissal and being subjected to detriments.
• The EAT holds that £750 compensation for personal injury was permissible where an employee was not provided with 20-minute rest breaks and this caused him physical discomfort because of his medical condition.
• The TUC and the GMB have launched a new disability passport to help the 946,000 disabled people who fall out of work or switch employers each year to get the support they need.
• A former senior local government officer has been prosecuted and fined £660, together with being ordered to pay £713 costs, for passing the personal information of rival job applicants to his partner.
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