Archive for 04/21/2008

Beware the "without prejudice" temptation

  • 04/21/2008
  • Jim Byford
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Most employers will be broadly aware of the possibility of using “without prejudice” channels to settle their employment disputes.  They will have some notion of the benefit of discussions conducted on this footing i.e. that where the without prejudice rule…

Redundancy: a few basic reminders

  • 04/21/2008
  • Jim Byford
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With more companies feeling the squeeze in the current economic downturn, it’s a useful time to remind those contemplating redundancies of just a few basics. There are a number of steps which are all too easily overlooked in the stressful…