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Legal news roundup - July 2018

Date: 11 July 2018

By: Fanny Marshall

Social media: three major pitfalls to avoid

Date: 19 June 2018

By: Peter Goodchild and Judith Embley

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Social media: three major pitfalls to avoid

Social media is a public forum - and one thoughtless, ill-judged or controversial post could have far-reaching consequences. How to stay safe.

Date: 19 June 2018   By: Peter Goodchild and Judith Embley

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Right to work: what are your legal obligations?

Employers need to be aware of whether their workers have the right to work in the UK - or face penalties. We explain what the law says.

Date: 30 May 2018   By: Kirsten Cluer

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Is there a paralegal in your business?

You may have an in-house legal expert - and take their skills for granted. But formally recognizing your employees' talents can pay dividends.

Date: 10 May 2018   By: Amanda Hamilton

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Equality Act 2010 - what is 'reasonable access' to services?

Every business has a legal responsibility to make sure their disabled customers aren't put at a disadvantage. What does this mean in practice?

Date: 8 March 2018   By: Billy Leonard

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Is it time to embrace flexible working?

Offering flexible work isn't just a legal obligation - it's an opportunity to recruit and retain overlooked talent. Yuliana Topazly explains.

Date: 2 February 2018   By: Yuliana Topazly

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Why firing staff can be a risky business

Firing employees can be a risky business. Lawyer Andrew Gray explains why some staff are more likely to legally challenge your decision to sack them.

Date: 20 November 2017   By: Andrew Gray

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Six ways employers can support mothers back to work

Yuliana Topazly of BuddyWith outlines six ways that employers can make it easier for mothers returning to work in order to retain top talent.

Date: 6 November 2017   By: Yuliana Topazly

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What is a paralegal and when might you use one?

Paralegals can do almost everything that a solicitor can and for lower fees; find out if your legal needs could be met by a paralegal.

Date: 21 August 2017   By: Amanda Hamilton