Commercial and local authority landlords could benefit from urgently reviewing their legal options.
Homeworking, once the practice of a relative few, is now a new way of life for 1000s of employees. The change has been rapid and the learning curve for both employees and their managers steep.
The purpose of this 30-minute free webinar is to address how employers navigate this change; supporting worried and anxious employees whilst also ensuring that their organisation stays financially viable.
The webinar is for all organisations who are managing employees working from home or need to move to a place where this can be done.
The webinar will address the following:
- Managing the balance of employees’ welfare and commercial realities
- Managing the practical considerations
- Managing the welfare of employees
- Managing the ongoing employment relationship
Speakers: Matt Wort, Anthony Collins Solicitors
The aim is to inform and equip employers to deal effectively and successfully with these challenges and bring their organisation and its employees through the lockdown period and beyond.
To access the webinar, please complete the short form below.
The Cabinet Office has published guidance asking for people to act responsibly, fairly and “in the national interest”.
To help our charity clients look to the future, we summarise key guidance and updates over the last week.
On 18 May 2020, the Ministry of Housing Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) wrote to all social housing residents in England (residents).
For anyone who is currently restrained from holding their General Meeting or have held such in breach of their governing documents, help is on the way!
Social landlords may be surprised to learn that “landlords should be able to carry out routine as well as essential repairs for most households”.
Many housing providers are now re-thinking about gathering information to complete their data return to the Regulator of Social Housing, with the initial exercise having been delayed by Covid-19.
With many premises being left unoccupied (or minimally occupied) during the lockdown, both Public Health England and the Health and Safety Executive have warned of the increased risks of Legionella.
The Court of Appeal judgement in Booth and another v R  EWCA Crim 575 will be welcome news for local authority prosecutors and their investigation teams.
The Local Authorities and Police and Crime Panels (Coronavirus) (Flexibility of Local Authority and Police and Crime Panel Meetings) (England and Wales) Regulations 2020 came into force on 4 April.
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