Case illustrates importance of signing employment contracts
A recent High Court case highlights the importance when issuing new employment contracts of making sure that employees sign and return a copy of the contract. In the case of S.W. ...
Seminar: The A-Z of Sickness and Absence Management
What’s the right solution when a member of staff is regularly absent from work or is away for a long period? Absence can be very expensive and choosing the correct inte...
Gullands Proud Match Ball Sponsors of Maidstone United FC
Gullands Solicitors are proud to announce that they are match ball sponsors for the following Maidstone United matches: Date ...
Youth crime and consequences
A child getting into trouble with the law is every parent’s worst nightmare. The fact of the matter is that your child is much more likely to be a victim of crime than a per...
How to survive redundancy
When it comes to stressful situations, redundancy can be right up there with moving house or divorce. The thing to remember is that it is not about you or your capability or ...
Challenging a Will
When a person makes their Will they must be able to understand the nature of the act of making a Will, who they should consider leaving their property, possessions and money to and...
Gullands solicitors rated best in Kent by independent guides
Maidstone law firm Gullands has been toasting a double success in the UK’s best known independent legal guides which have named them as outstanding sources of advice on crimi...
Redundancy Selection Pools Revisited
In July’s Brief we reported on redundancy selection and two cases which looked at whether employers are able to run a redundancy procedure with only one employee in the redun...
Employment News in Brief
What’s new for autumn Consultations are expected shortly on the proposals to rewrite the employment tribunal rules and the government’s plans to change the use and for...
Hiring an employee: The key legal issues
Before advertising Make sure all staff involved in the recruitment process have had equal opportunities training and that they continue to receive it while working for your busi...