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IR35: Changes to off-payroll working in the private sector

IR35: Changes to off-payroll working in the private sector

By , , , and | 07 Mar 2019

As the deadline for IR35 compliance by private sector businesses using Relevant Contractors comes closer, Fieldfisher's specialist IR35 team consider what consultants and contractors need to be thinking about now to ensure they are ready for April 2020.

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Approaching 100 days till Brexit: What are businesses worried about?

Approaching 100 days till Brexit: What are businesses worried about?

By and | 06 Dec 2018

With little more than a hundred days to go until the UK leaves the EU and with the prospect of a 'no-deal' Brexit closer than it ever has been, Fieldfisher spoke to business clients about their chief concerns and hopes for the future.

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Franchising and the gig economy – the risks and rewards

Franchising and the gig economy – the risks and rewards

By and | 01 Sep 2017

A number of businesses which franchise will interact with the gig economy. Both franchisors and franchisees therefore need to know the risks and rewards of any regulation that is introduced.

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Banning headscarves - a workable policy?

Banning headscarves - a workable policy?

By | 15 Mar 2017

The European Court of Justice has ruled this week that companies can ban employees from wearing the Islamic headscarf or 'hijab'.

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International Employee Mobility after Brexit

International Employee Mobility after Brexit

By | 23 Sep 2016

Our European employment law team put together some practical tips on structure the international mobility of employees after Brexit

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Enhanced Employment Law Offering in Europe

By , , , and | 19 Sep 2016

Fieldfisher's employment team is expanding its offering in Europe.

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Labour market exploitation: crime and punishment

Labour market exploitation: crime and punishment

By | 04 Aug 2016

This article examines the trend towards state enforcement of employment law rights, including the proposals to tackle abuse of vulnerable workers.

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Should we stay or should we go?

Should we stay or should we go?

By and | 12 Jun 2016

"Should the United Kingdom remain a member of the European Union or leave the European Union?" After weeks of escalating rhetoric it will be the people who have the last word, not the politicians.