Social Security News
Furloughed workers to receive full parental leave entitlement
Apr 26, 2020

Furloughed workers planning to take paid parental or adoption leave will be entitled to pay based on their usual earnings rather than a furloughed pay rate. Entitlement to Statutory Maternity Pay, as well as the other forms of Parental or Adop…

Immigration News
The UK leaves the EU on 31 January, then comes the transition period
Jan 30, 2020

After 31 January 2020 there will be a transition period until the end of 2020, while the UK and EU negotiate additional arrangements. The current rules on trade, travel, and business for the UK and EU will continue to apply during the transition peri…

Family Law News
Video-witnessed wills: legal during pandemic
Aug 3, 2020

The Government is to legalise the remote witnessing of wills in England and Wales – making it easier for people to record their final wishes during the Coronavirus pandemic. Reforms will be backdated to 31 January 2020 and will remain in place as l…