Akshay Choudhry

Akshay Choudhry

About Akshay Choudhry

Akshay Choudhry is an associate at Burges Salmon LLP.

Vicarious liability: employers face big damages for employees’ actions

20 Sep 2017

Vicarious liability, where employers may be liable to pay damages for an employee’s or others’ actions, can result in high...

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Legal and practical tips for employers on homeworking

10 May 2017

This month on 19 May it is “National work from home day”. So what should employers be aware of if...

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Misconduct dismissals: ruling shows risks of HR involvement

4 Dec 2015

A recent case where an HR team advised a line manager to dismiss an employee highlights the risks of HR...

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Diabetes at work: How to avoid disability discrimination

5 Oct 2015

Diabetes will increasingly present a challenge at work as the number of people with the condition rises and more employees...

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What to include in a bereavement leave policy

8 Apr 2015

The death of a family member or close friend will probably happen to most employees during their working lives, so...

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Legal Q&A: Terminating fixed-term contracts

28 Apr 2014

The use of fixed-term contracts is widespread across many industries and business sectors. However, while simple on the face of...

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Legal Q&A: Redundancy and employees with disabilities

30 Oct 2013

Redundancies are rarely straightforward and, if it involves a disabled employee, your standard procedures may need to be adjusted. Akshay...

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