Hiring & Firing

Directors Working in the UK

Overview The aim of this note is to provide an overview of some of the rules that came into effect from 1 January 2021 . The new rules place significant restrictions on the ability of EU directors of UK companies to perform directorial duties in the UK. In reading this note it is important to understand that […]

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Working in the UK – Points Based Immigration System

Overview – Post Brexit Working in the UK A new immigration system was introduced on 1 January 2021. This applies to people that want to work in the UK. It will apply if they come to the UK from either Europe or outside of Europe. So, for the first time in many years EU citizens […]

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Settled & Pre-Settled Status

Overview Europeans that already live in the UK can continue to live and work in the UK after 1 January 2021. However, they will need to apply for ‘Settled Status’ or ‘Pre-Settled Status’ by 30 June 2021. Lived in the UK for more than 5 years – apply for ‘Settled Status’ EU citizens who have lived […]

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Extension of the UK Job Retention Scheme and introduction of the Local Restrictions Support Grant

Job Retention Scheme extended and Local Restrictions Support Grant announced Over the weekend the UK Government made two announcements that will help to support UK businesses: extension of the Job Retention Scheme; and creation of a Local Restrictions Support Grant Job Retention Scheme The Job Support Scheme that was recently announced has been suspended and […]

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Job Support Schemes (Revised)

Background to the new Job Support Schemes As you probably remember, the initial wage subsidy offered by the Government to employees was called the Furlough Scheme. This scheme comes to an end at the end of October and claims for October need to be submitted to HMRC no later than 30/11/20. On 24 September the […]

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What do I need to know about hiring & firing in the UK?

This briefing note is about some of the important employment rules in the UK. It is an abbreviated extract from a book written by Simon Edrich “Doing Business in Great Britain” which is due to be published shortly.

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