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Why ‘purpose’ could be the key to unprecedented business growth
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Businesses in the South West have the potential to tap into an extra £4.9 billion GVA (gross value added) in 2018 if they can overcome key barriers and exploit opportunities, according to our recent...
Tim Lincoln
Posted on: 23rd April 2018
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Negative Opinions in References - Employer Best Practice.
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In a recent case, the High Court has provided clarification on the duty of an employer whose reference went beyond statements of fact and included negative statements of opinion based on a previous...
Gareth Edwards
Posted on: 23rd April 2018
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Can a Historic Breach of Contract Be Used to Support a Claim of Constructive Dismissal?
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The answer is "it depends". In a recent case, the tribunals confirmed that historic stand-alone breaches of contract could not be used to support a "final straw" argument, where the final straw on...
Gareth Edwards
Posted on: 23rd April 2018
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Information (Cyber) Security- Is Reality kicking in?
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For those of you that have time to read the press, you will have seen the UK is under attack from Russian cyber activists. In reality, the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has been warning about...
Kevin Borley
Posted on: 23rd April 2018
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