Article Tag: Tribunals

Employment Tribunals: 5 Tips for Remote Hearings

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Employment Tribunal system has significantly adapted in order to continue to hear claims. Most full hearings are now taking place remotely using a Cloud Video Platform. Jennifer Platt, Senior Associate in the Employment Team, reflects on her recent experiences of representing clients at full remote hearings using the… Read more »

Getting Redundancy Right to Avoid Unfair Dismissal Claims

Redundancy in the workplace

Redundancy is defined as the closure of a business, the closure of a site or reduction in work of a particular kind, meaning less people are required. According to the latest data from the Office of National Statistics, there were 395,000 redundancies in the third quarter (July- September) of 2020, the highest rate since records… Read more »