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  • EU searches for construction and health jobs fall as Brexit fears grow

    Date:
    12 October 2018
    Type:
    News

    The construction industry is the sector of the economy hardest hit by a decline of interest among jobseekers from EU countries in working in the UK.

  • Workers' rights at risk unless UK and EU adopt right approach

    Date:
    11 October 2018
    Type:
    News

    Workers' rights could be at risk if the UK and the EU do not adopt the right approach to preserving European employment law after Brexit, a think tank has argued.

  • Brexit threat to men in manual jobs with few qualifications

    Date:
    5 October 2018
    Type:
    News

    Male manual workers with few qualifications will be most affected by new trade barriers when the UK leaves the EU, according to research.

  • Cabinet agrees EU workers should not be favoured post-Brexit

    Date:
    26 September 2018
    Type:
    News

    The cabinet has agreed with the recommendation made by the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) that EU migrants should face the same immigration rules as those from elsewhere after Brexit.

  • Keeping workers moving after a no-deal Brexit

    Date:
    20 September 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    Although the Government recently confirmed UK workers' rights would remain the same in the event of a "no-deal" Brexit, there are likely to be some changes that employers with EU-based workers or staff who regularly travel overseas need to be aware of. James Medhurst and Gillian McKearney explain.

  • What does the MAC report mean for employers?

    Date:
    20 September 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    The Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) finally published its long-awaited report this week, after it was commissioned by the Government to assess the impact of EEA migration on the UK's economy and society, as well as to consider recommendations for the UK's future immigration system. But what does the report say and what are its implications for employers?

  • Brexit: How can HR keep EU workers in the UK?

    Date:
    19 September 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    As the Brexit negotiations approach their final months, Louise Haycock provides a pragmatic analysis of what employers can do to maximise their ability to retain their EU workforce in the UK.

  • MAC report: New immigration system should not favour EEA migrants

    Date:
    19 September 2018
    Type:
    Commentary and analysis

    A post-Brexit immigration system should make it easier for highly skilled workers to move to the UK and should not favour EU migrants, the Migration Advisory Committee (MAC) has recommended.

  • Webinar: Brexit - how to prepare for the removal of free movement

    Date:
    12 September 2018
    Type:
    Audio and video

    With Brexit negotiations still ongoing, we are joined by Louise Haycock and Emma Kendrick, UK immigration solicitors at Fragomen, who discuss the considerations for HR and how to deal with a "no deal" scenario.

  • What impact will Brexit have on employment law?

    Type:
    FAQs