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Author: Elanor Hallwood, Beachroft LLP
Resource type: ELA Briefing
From 1 July 2007, people in bars, restaurants and pool cars will no longer be able to smoke freely. England will be the last of the UK countries to implement smoke-free legislation. Scotland went first on 26 March 2006 and Wales and Northern Ireland will follow suit shortly on 2 April and 30 April 2007 respectively. Elanor Hallwood examines the implications of the smoke-free legislation for employers and employees in England
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Author: Stephen Levinson, Manches LLP
Resource type: ELA Briefing
Training is now a large part of the work of many lawyers. Barristers and solicitors lecture to their peers, their clients and their potential clients. Although the motivation for some of these exercises is marketing, their ostensible purpose and in many cases their real function is to teach and train.
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Author: Alex Lock, Beachcroft Wansbroughs
Resource type: ELA Briefing
Alex Lock reviews the Employment Law Handbook, 3rd edition, by Daniel Barnett & Henry Scrope. Published by the Law Society at £49.95, Lock considers it strikes the right balance between detail and overview. With the valuable feature of the companion website, the book is one that should satisfy most employment practitioners
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Author: Jill Kelly, Partner, Clarks, Reading and London
Resource type: ELA Briefing
This October brought new legislation for lawyers to grapple with in the form of the Dispute Resolution Regulations and the new Tribunal Regulations and Rules of Procedure.
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Author: Stephen Levinson, Manches LLP
Resource type: ELA Briefing
Banning smoking in the workplace is in the news again. At the end of May the papers reported that a proposal for a new law would appear in the next Labour party manifesto. On 6 June the prime minister announced that ministers were considering a ban.
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Author: Raymond Jeffers, Linklaters
Resource type: ELA Briefing
An entertaining game to play over the Easter holidays might be to name the body that will generate the most work for you in the coming months. The government is a good opening gambit.For example, there are the up coming laws, such as the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003
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Author: Alan Delaney, Maclay Murray & Spens
Resource type: ELA Briefing
The Human Rights Act 1998 came into force on 2 October 2000, heralding a new era based on rights and respect for fundamental freedoms. There was endless discussion of the areas of employment law that were likely to be affected by the European Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
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