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Settlement reached in clinical negligence claim against the NHS

Lee Silk and Victoria Simon recently secured a successful settlement for their client acting in a clinical negligence claim against an NHS Trust. Our client was mobile, largely independent and in relatively good health prior to being admitted to hospital to have hip surgery. Our client is elderly and the

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Employment Update 2021: A Third National Lockdown and new Government support introduced for affected businesses and employees

Employment Update 2021: A Third National Lockdown and new Government support introduced for affected businesses and employees   Following the Prime Minister’s announcement of a further national lockdown for England last week, the Chancellor has announced that the Government will be implementing additional grants and extensions of existing schemes to help support businesses and protect jobs as a result of

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So long Furlough! Key update for employers on managing the return to work, the Job Support Scheme and the Self-Isolation Regulations – October 2020

As the Furlough scheme winds down on 31 October, most employers will be gearing up to open their doors once more and/or considering engaging in the Chancellor’s recently extended Job Support Scheme (‘JSS’). The JSS set the backdrop for a series of announcements and legislative changes to assist employers as

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Furlough Scheme Mark 2 – what do you need to do now?

With the existing furlough scheme shortly ending on 31 October 2020, most employers and employees will be aware that the Government has announced new measures to take effect from 1 November 2020. The new Job Support Scheme (“JSS”), as it was announced, comprises two main elements which seek to mollify

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