News: July 2018
Collision Management Systems. A rapidly growing data aggregation specialist, the business has recently moved to new premises in the town. The funding will help accelerate expansion in the insurance and telematics markets following the launch of ground-breaking software relating to collision claims. Led by James Cowell, Freeths provided legal advice on the deal. He commented: […]
Many things in Government never seem to be on time. We won’t even start to talk about Brexit! That cannot be said about the Government’s planning consultations and publication on national planning policy. The latest in a steady stream of publications is by far the most important. The Government published its revised NPPF on 24 […]
Freeths is delighted to announce it has advised the shareholders of Majenta PLM Limited on their successful sale to Cutting Edge Solutions (Oxford) Limited. Majenta PLM is one of the UK’s largest Siemens PLM re-sellers and one of the few Platinum resellers across Europe. Operating from its base in Cranfield, Bedfordshire, it provides Siemens PLM […]
A fixed fee package to support HR teams with GDPR compliance The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force on 25 May 2018. The new rules require you to ensure that your employment documents are legally compliant, and our team of employment lawyers are here to help you. The GDPR has introduced a new […]
Freeths has been ranked 19th in the Social Mobility Employer Index 2018, being recognised for the work they do with young people, their recruitment and selection processes and how people from lower income backgrounds progress within the organisation. The top 50 UK employers who have taken the most action to improve social mobility in the […]
We hope you enjoyed our last Brexit Bulletin. Stay tuned – there’s been a lot going on this week! We’ll help you plan for Brexit to ensure you retain your valued workforce, despite the uncertainties of negotiations in the run up to Brexit. Sign up here to stay informed with regular updates. The Chequers Agreement […]
Welcome to the July edition of Freeths’ Employment Law Update This month we take a look at dress code guidance issued for employers, the Government’s response to the Women and Equalities Committee’s “Fathers and the Workplace” report and the much publicised Pimilico Plumbers case concerning worker status. We also consider settled status for EEA nationals […]
Mental ill health has a significant impact on organisations. A CIPD study revealed that 80% of sufferers found it harder to concentrate, 62% took longer to do tasks and 50% potentially were less patient with customers. The benefits of looking after the mental health of the workforce are clear; as an employer you also have […]
Freeths has advised the shareholders of Wheatley Wright Insurance Services Limited and its underwriting arm Online Risk Solutions Limited (“WWG”) on their sale to PIB Group Limited (“PIB Group”). WWG is a market-leading liability and associated risks insurance broking business based in Leicestershire. The business has a reputation as a liability insurance specialist and for […]
We are delighted that Penny Simpson, Partner and Environmental Lawyer, will be guest speaking at an upcoming Breakfast Seminar hosted by Tyler Grange. To register your attendance and reserve a free ticket, please click one of the links available below. GM Chamber Eventbrite
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