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At Practical HR, we like to keep our clients as informed as possible. One way in which we do this is by posting regular news articles highlighting what we think might be of interest to you. Here you can find information and updates relating to HR and employment law.

Changes to Holiday Pay from April 2020
The right to paid annual leave is set out in the Working Time Regulations.  In recent years, a number of ...
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Statutory Rate Increases from April 2020
The government have announced the proposed new rates for statutory maternity pay (SMP), statutory adoption pay (SAP), statutory paternity pay ...
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Parental Bereavement Leave
The government has now published the necessary legislation, which will see employed parents who lose a child aged under 18, ...
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National Minimum Wage 2020
The national minimum wage increases which will come into effect on the 1st April 2020 have been announced and are ...
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Changes to Off Payroll from April 2020
Do You Employ Limited Company Contractors? If yes, you need to be aware of this! In April 2020 there will ...
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WRITTEN STATEMENT CHANGES FROM APRIL 2020
When do you issue contracts of employment? Will this meet the new requirements? Changes in employment law in April 2020 ...
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7 MYTHS ABOUT SEXUAL HARASSMENT
Would you understand what could be considered as sexual harassment in the workplace? Unfortunately, harassment within the workplace is not ...
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CHRISTMAS PARTY SEASON
Christmas parties are a great chance for employees to let off some steam, bond outside of work and get to ...
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UNFAIR DISMISSAL AND A SUCCESSFUL APPEAL
An employee is refusing to return to work after their dismissal has been overturned on appeal, do they have a ...
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DO YOU HAVE TO ACCEPT ADDITIONAL NOTICE?
I was recently asked to advise on two similar situations where employees had given more notice than was required. In ...
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