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Category: Company & Business Law

The Rights of Agency Workers

The Rights of Agency Workers

| April 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

  At the minute people classed as workers have less rights than employees on a contract of employment.  A new European Directive, The Temporary (Agency) Worker’s Directive 2008/104EC has been established and is to be implemented in theUKby no later that 5 December 2011.  The legislation forNorthern Irelandwill be entitled Agency Workers Regulations (Northern Ireland) […]

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Legal Aid – Am I Entitled?

Legal Aid – Am I Entitled?

| April 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

What Funding is available for Legal Advice? One of the most common problems people face when seeking legal advice and representation is meeting the cost. Legal Aid is not available for every type of case and it is subject to financial limits so not everyone is eligible. The most frequently asked question by clients is: […]

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The Benefits of Mediation

The Benefits of Mediation

| April 13, 2012 | 0 Comments

Mediation has always been a tool used to assist settlement of legal disputes but it is rarely talked about the way court litigation is. In recent years it has become more fashionable to engage mediators to try and resolve disputes and reduce the need for lengthy court litigation. In essence mediation involves both parties meeting […]

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