In this edition:
• The EAT confirm that a nurse had been constructively dismissed when she resigned in response to the issuing of an informal “improvement notice” in a manner which breached the hospital’s own policy.
• An alleged sexual harassment claim brought by a female investment associate involving alleged unwelcome sexual advances by one of the male executive directors settles for £270,000.
• HM Treasury has started a consultation on the proposed draft regulations implementing the cap of £95,000 on exit payments in the public sector as set out in the Small Business Enterprise and Employment Act 2015.
• Research by the CIPD and Simplyhealth involving 1,078 people professionals shows that 37% of UK businesses have seen an increase in stress-related absence over the last year mainly due to poor management.
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