Legal Updates – Fit Notes: short term changes

Employees can now self-certify sickness for up to 28 days (previously 7 days). They only need to attend a GP for a ‘fit note’ if they have been ill for more than 28 days and have taken sick leave. This includes non-working days, such as weekends and bank holidays. This change comes into effect on […]

Why Mediate?

People are hesitant about mediation…it’s the new kid on the block as far as litigators are concerned. It has now been mainstream for more than 20 years so there really is no excuse for not embracing it. It’s in our clients best interests to deliver a resolution in a fair, speedy ,cost effective way. If […]