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UPDATE - The Extension of the Job Retention Scheme

UPDATE - The Extension of the Job Retention Scheme

Greenaway Scott will consider what this means for the new Job Support Scheme (“JSS”) and next steps for employers.

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The franchising trend – the impact of Covid-19 on franchising

The franchising trend – the impact of Covid-19 on franchising

Here, Greenaway Scott considers the franchise business model and some of the associated benefits with investing into such businesses.

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Job Support Scheme

Job Support Scheme

Following our last article, the job support scheme has been further changed. First to include support for businesses forced to close due to coronavirus restrictions (known as JSS Closed) and most rece

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NEW CIRCUIT BREAKER- APPLICABLE IN WALES

NEW CIRCUIT BREAKER- APPLICABLE IN WALES

Following the Welsh Government announcement on 19th October 2020 - what does this mean for employers in Wales?

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Is homeworking a temporary measure or the new normal?

Is homeworking a temporary measure or the new normal?

With the guidance (and legislation in areas of local lockdown) in respect of whether employees should still be working from home (where they can) differing across counties and in areas with devolved p

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Brexit Clauses in Commercial Contracts

Brexit Clauses in Commercial Contracts

With the UK’s exit from the European Union impending, it is important that businesses review their current and future commercial contracts to consider the financial impact that Brexit will have on th

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The new ‘Job Support Scheme’- what does it mean?

The new ‘Job Support Scheme’- what does it mean?

Selena Baker, Associate Director in the Employment & HR team at law firm Greenaway Scott, reviews the new ‘Job Support Scheme’ announced by the government on the 24th September.

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What is an EMI scheme?

What is an EMI scheme?

The Enterprise Management Incentive scheme (EMI) is one type of employee share scheme which provides generous tax favoured treatment.  Such schemes are the most common form of share plans for start-up

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How will Brexit affect your current and future commercial contracts?

How will Brexit affect your current and future commercial contracts?

With the end of the transition period fast approaching (31 December 2020), businesses need to consider what economic implications Brexit will have on their commercial contracts.

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Facing the furlough fallout- what are the next steps?

Facing the furlough fallout- what are the next steps?

Now that the furlough scheme is going through its winding down period, finally reaching an end on 31st October 2020, many employers are having to look at longer term cost savings and potentially makin

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