Redundancy: Fair or Not?

The latest business tendency survey showed us that certain industries have been struggling due to the COVID-19 pandemic. One of the many consequences is that many organisations are contemplating a […]

Disability Discrimination in-house training options

Jersey will see the introduction of the Discrimination (Disability) (Jersey) Regulations 2018 on 1 September. This legislation aims to promote equality for disabled islanders. It works to ensure that people […]

The benefits of diversity in the workplace

CI Pride takes place this weekend – a day of celebration for the Channel Islands’ diverse communities, however they are defined. The theme this year is marriage in recognition of […]

Is a Secret Santa worth the risk?

Secret Santa has become a much loved and accepted office tradition, but that doesn’t mean that everyone wants to participate or has the financial means to do so. Also, some […]

Employing children in Jersey – Qs and As

Thank you to everyone who sent in questions for our online clinic on employing children. Here is a summary of the questions and answers: Should a company conduct an interview […]

Age Discrimination: your questions answered #asklaw

Thank you to everyone who participated in our online clinic today on Age Discrimination. Tweets From @GaryBurgessITV …if a company wanted to employ an older person to broaden experience in workforce, […]

Age discrimination course

A wider overview of the new Age Discrimination law including: the meaning of age; how discrimination happens; key employer-focused exemptions from the law including a focus on retirement; avoiding liability […]

Age Discrimination – Old enough to know better?

On 12 April 2016, the Minister for Social Security lodged draft Age Discrimination Regulations with the States. The Regulations take account of responses to the recent consultation on the same, […]

Age Discrimination Breakfast Briefing

Newsflash: Age Discrimination – Old enough to know better? On 12 April 2016, the Minister for Social Security lodged draft Age Discrimination Regulations with the States. The Regulations take account […]

Start of season special offers

  Focus on… Seasonal Issues This course is designed for the employer who has to manage seasonal workers. It will cover the employment issues that arise from those working for a […]

Update: Age Discrimination Consultation

URGENT UPDATE LAW has been advised by the Department for Social Security that the Minister ‘might propose’ further change(s) to the draft Age Discrimination Regulations in relation to retirement age […]

Start of season special offers

Prepping your kitchen for the 2016 season? Have you remembered to check that everyone is qualified to the appropriate level in Food Safety and that their qualification is up to date? Ahead of […]

Have your say on… Age Discrimination

What? There are only 10 days left on the consultation exercise on the new Age Discrimination regulations! Why care? In essence, the draft law is not as unfavourable to employers […]

The death of office banter?

“Are jokes now banned in the office?”: one of the most common questions we hear when we’re training people in the new Discrimination Law in Jersey. There is a real fear […]

Yom Kippur and the workplace

In keeping with previous posts on festivals for world religions, here’s another for you in relation to Yom Kippur for those clients who have Jewish employees. Even if you are not interested […]