Employment Guides

Guide to The Hethertons Employment Law Package (HELP!)

Summary:

  • Drafting and updating employment contracts
  • Drafting a staff handbook
  • Social media policies
  • Unlimited access to our telephone HELP!line
  • Health & Safety support
  • Employment Claims insurance
  • Other benefits of HELP!

Guide to family friendly rights and flexible working

Summary:

  • Maternity Leave
  • Maternity Pay
  • Paternity Leave
  • Paternity Pay
  • Adoption Leave
  • Adoption Pay
  • Shared Parental Leave
  • Shared Parental Pay
  • How to handle a request for flexible working

Guide to settlement agreements

Summary:

  • Why use a settlement agreement?
  • What does a settlement agreement include?
  • Legal implications
  • Pre-termination negotiations and ‘improper behaviour’
  • What happens if there is no agreement?

Guide to managing absence

Summary:

  • Employee absence is a significant cost to UK businesses. How much is it costing your business?
  • Keypoints

Guide to retirement

Summary:

  • Keypoints to remember
  • Retiring employees at a set age

Guide to social media policies

Summary:

  • Why is a social media policy important?
  • What does having a policy achieve?
  • What should a policy contain?

Guide to employment status

Summary:

  • Employment status
  • Significance of the distinction
  • How to identify an employee

Guide to disciplinary, grievance and unfair dismissal issues

Summary:

  • Disciplinary issues
  • Grievances
  • Unfair dismissal

Guide to sickness and annual leave

Summary:

  • The effect of sickness on the right to paid annual leave
  • Carrying over annual leave

Guide to redundancy law

Summary:

  • When is there a ‘redundancy’ situation?
  • Redundancy and unfair dismissal
  • Redundancy payments and notice

Guide to FREE General Data Protection Regulations

Summary:

  • Does the GDPR apply to you?
  • What information does the GDPR apply to?
  • Getting ready for the GDPR

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Mr P, York

"First class service provided"
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"First class service provided"

Mrs T, York

"Excellent professional service as always."
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"Excellent professional service as always."

Ms T, York

"I certainly recommend Hethertons. Your professional attitude, knowledge and clear explanations made a difficult situation much easier for me."
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"I certainly recommend Hethertons. Your professional attitude, knowledge and clear explanations made a difficult situation much easier for me."

Ms S, York

"I am always thoroughly impressed with the service I receive from Hethertons employment team. They are very friendly but yet professional and are phone call away for advice no matter how small or big."
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"I am always thoroughly impressed with the service I receive from Hethertons employment team. They are very friendly but yet professional and are phone call away for advice no matter how small or big."

Mr M, York

"Many thanks for your courteous help and professionalism."
2016-01-18T12:56:11+00:00
"Many thanks for your courteous help and professionalism."

Ms P, York

“It was without doubt the smoothest running and most efficient legal transaction I have ever encountered”
2016-01-13T16:42:05+00:00
“It was without doubt the smoothest running and most efficient legal transaction I have ever encountered”

Mrs C, York

"I found Hethertons advice and counsel caring towards me as your client and extremely professional. "
2015-07-10T16:08:34+00:00
"I found Hethertons advice and counsel caring towards me as your client and extremely professional. "

Mr P, York

"I would have no hesitation in recommending Hethertons to anyone seeking legal advise in the future."
2017-03-09T12:29:43+00:00
"I would have no hesitation in recommending Hethertons to anyone seeking legal advise in the future."

Mr W, York

"The service I recevied could not have been improved upon. Excellent service. Thank you very much."
2018-03-23T14:26:38+00:00
"The service I recevied could not have been improved upon. Excellent service. Thank you very much."

Ms C, York

"Very efficient, reassuring and professional."
2015-07-10T16:08:16+00:00
"Very efficient, reassuring and professional."