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December 2011

You and the Law 20th December 2011

Tuesday, December 20th, 2011. Posted in: News

From next year, holidays at my place of work are being allocated to individuals in blocks of up to three weeks. We will be allowed to make exchanges with colleagues, but anyone unable to negotiate a suitable holiday swap will be forced to take up to three consecutive weeks. Are employers legally allowed to do this?

You and the Law 13th December 2011

Tuesday, December 13th, 2011. Posted in: News

The firm I work for has just gone bust and all the staff were left unpaid. I’ve held on to my company car since I’m owed wages and a redundancy payment, but the receivers have threatened to sue me if I don’t return it. What can I do? They owe me roughly the car’s book value.