Legal Implications on Returning to Offices as Lockdown Restrictions Ease

Jul 13, 2021 As lockdown restrictions continues to ease across the UK, we consider the legal implications for employers on workers returning to offices and the steps they should be taking

Implications for Employers Due to the Delay in the Easing of Lockdown Restrictions

Jun 16, 2021 The long-awaited exit from lockdown has been delayed, with Prime Minister Boris Johnson warning a spike in cases of the Delta (Indian) variant could lead to a surge in hospita

Impact of Tougher COVID-19 Restrictions for Employers

Jan 04, 2021 Following today's announcements by the UK Government and Scottish Administration, we consider the workplace issues in connection with the increased COVID-19 restrictions, incl

England Introduces Tougher National Lockdown Restrictions

Jan 04, 2021 This evening Prime Minister Boris Johnson addressed the nation to confirm tougher lockdown restrictions will be introduced across England with effect from midnight 4 January 2

Scotland Introduce Even Tougher Lockdown Restrictions

Jan 04, 2021 In a statement to the Scottish Parliament, the Scottish First Minister has announced that effective from midnight 4 January 2021, Scotland will be subjected to even tougher lo

Employment Law Review – What Changed in 2020 & What to Expect in 2021

Dec 28, 2020 As this remarkable year draws to an end, we look back at the various changes to UK employment law during 2020 and look forward to the changes to UK employment law we can expec

Exceptions to the New Travel Restrictions in Scotland

Nov 18, 2020 Yesterday's announcement on changes to Scotland's tiered lockdown restrictions, which saw several areas move up into higher tiers, introduced new travel restrictions, but what

Latest Restrictions Contain A Sting in the Tail for Scottish Employers

Nov 17, 2020 The main headlines from the Scottish First Minister’s announcement in Holyrood is that 11 local authority areas have been moved to the strictest Level 4 COVID-19 Restriction

New Lockdown Restrictions in Scotland Confirmed

Nov 17, 2020 New COVID-19 Restrictions for Scotland have this afternoon been confirmed by Holyrood. 11 local authority areas have been moved to Level 4 restrictions, 2 have moved down to

Strict Lockdown Restrictions in Scotland Imminent

Nov 17, 2020 Businesses across the Central Belt of Scotland are bracing themselves ahead of today’s announcement from the leader of the Scottish administration, Nicola Sturgeon, when it