Cancer is a deemed disability under the Equality Act 2010, along with MS and HIV. This means that the usual test for disability does not apply in the case of cancer. That seems fairly
Bay Business Angels are continuing their successful investment network events with another taking place in April at Lancaster University Management School. The first two events hosted by the group in
We are pleased to welcome Katy Sturgeon to the team as a new Trainee Solicitor. Katy is the latest addition to our expanding team and part of our Trainee programme, which hopes to attract developing
As many readers will know, ‘bumping’ in a redundancy context is where an employee’s role is redundant but instead of that employee losing their job, they are redeployed to someone else’s
What happens where an employee suggests they ‘might’ have a disability in the final throes of a termination process and the employer proceeds to dismiss without giving it further consideration?
Villes de Nivelles v Matzak Mr Matzak served as a volunteer firefighter in Nivelles, Belgium from 1980 until 2009. Whilst on stand-by duty, he had to be contactable at all times and remain within 8