In some ways, a Settlement Agreement is just a contract between an employer and an employee. However, the ramifications of such an agreement are so serious that the employee must take independent legal advice from a specialist Settlement Agreement Solicitor before signing. Read on for my client’s story to explain why.
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13th May 2019 to 19th May 2019 is Mental Health Awareness Week. Mental Health problems can affect and in fact are likely to affect us all in some way. This post explores the ACAS Guide ‘Promoting positive mental health in the workplace’. Read on for more information.
I recently assisted a client with a difficult situation at work where she faced allegations relating to her performance and capability. As my client had less than two years of service, she was anxious the allegations would lead to her dismissal and she would have no recourse in the Employment Tribunal. Read on to see how I helped her….
Suffering Sexual Harassment at Work can feel very isolating. Read this post to see the feedback one of our Solicitors received last week following successful conclusion of a client’s Sexual Harassment at Work claim.
My client sought advice after he was unfairly demoted, suffered a pay cut and was forced to relocate by his employer. Read this post to see how I assisted my client get the disciplinary sanction quashed, along with reinstatement into his role, back pay and a pay rise.
Receiving a Settlement Agreement from your employer can bring the worry of financial uncertainty and questions over where your career is heading next. However, with the right solicitor on your side, you could achieve a great outcome ensuring you have sufficient time and freedom to start the next chapter in your employment story.
Before getting geared up to claim Unfair Dismissal, you should have a basic understanding of the realistic value of your claim. This post explores the compensation the Employment Tribunal may award, and highlights why expert advice, from our specialist solicitors could see you reach a far more positive outcome than you ever imagined!
Just before Christmas I helped a lovely client recover another 50% on top of the ‘generous’ compensation he had been offered in a Settlement Agreement from his employer. Read on to find out why you should never just sign your Settlement Agreement and why the right advice can get achieve really positive results.
Over recent years we have seen lots of case law on the issue of employment status. What I mean here is whether someone is an employee, a worker, or genuinely in business on their own account. Read my post below to see the latest decision relating to the status of a Solicitor who was a Salaried Partner in a Law Firm….