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Prime minister sets date for points-based immigration system

Downing Street has announced that the new points-based immigration system will be implemented from 1 January 2021.

Lawyer rejected because he was ‘expensive’ was discriminated against

The decision to deny an experienced lawyer a job because he was considered...

Pay can be deducted for smoking and coffee breaks, Spanish court rules

Companies in Spain can make wage deductions for employees who take coffee or smoking breaks during working hours, the country’s...

Prepare for surge in shared parental leave requests, law firm urges

Almost two-fifths of employees who plan to have children in the future expect to take shared parental leave – a...