national minimum wage

8-January-2016

On 1 April 2016 the National Minimum Wage (Amendment) Regulations 2016 (“the Regulations”) will come into force. The Regulations introduce a premium rate, known as the National Living Wage, which park owners must pay to all their employees aged 25…


14-October-2015

Time to pay for travel to work? Much has been made of the recent case of Federacion de Servicios Privados del sindicato Comisiones Obreras v Tyco Integrated Security SL and another in which the European Court of Justice has recently…



21-September-2015

Much has been made of the recent case of Federacion de Servicios Privados del sindicato Comisiones Obreras v Tyco Integrated Security SL and another in which the European Court of Justice has recently held that time spent by peripatetic workers…


4-September-2015

1 October 2015 is a key date for park owners of both holiday and residential parks. It marks the day that various pieces of legislation and/or associated regulations will come into force and which will affect the parks industry to…



27-January-2015

Can you increase the sanction on appeal? That was the question put to the Court of Appeal recently. The employer, an NHS Trust, had incorporated a formal and detailed disciplinary procedure into the employee’s contract and there was no provision…


4-December-2014

Serving formal notices of breach The Supreme Court have recently considered the case of Telchadder v Wickland Holdings Ltd and whether Wickland could terminate Mr Telchadder’s agreement under the Mobile Homes Act 1983. Their judgment contains valuable guidance to parks…


24-September-2014

1 October is traditionally the second date in the year when new employment laws take effect. 2014 is no different and we set out below 4 things to watch out for. National Minimum Wage will increase for all The new…