Updated to include information about the Job Support Scheme, announced on 24 September 2020.
Updated to include information on the forthcoming change to the early conciliation procedure, which alters the length of the prescribed period for conciliation via Acas.
Updated to include information on forthcoming changes to employment tribunal procedure, including the relaxation of various rules to reduce tribunal backlogs by cutting down on bureaucracy and facilitating remote hearings.
Updated to reflect the Government's announcement on 22 September 2020 that employees should work from home if they can.
Updated to include information about the Government's proposals to reform the rules on rehabilitation periods, announced on 16 September 2020.
Updated to include information on a new Government consultation on reforming local government exit pay.
Updated to reflect that provisions reducing disclosure periods for sentences for convictions in Scotland are due to take effect from 30 November 2020.
Updated to include information on Kocur and others v Angard Staffing Solutions Ltd and another, which concerned whether or not a worker was supplied to work temporarily for the hirer.
Updated to reflect that the Pensions Regulator updated its COVID-19 guidance on 16 September 2020.
Updated to include revised advisory fuel rates, effective from 1 September 2020.