9th April 2020

Ellisons Solicitors bolsters its Residential Property team in Ipswich

Ellisons Solicitors continues to invest in its team’s expertise, bolstering its residential property team in Ipswich with the appointment of Carly Callaghan. Carly joins the team as an…

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8th April 2020

Ellisons advise on the purchase of London fruit and vegetable supplier

Ellisons’ Corporate and Commercial team in Chelmsford led by Partner, Paul Forsyth advised S Thorogood and Sons (the “Buyer”) in relation to their acquisition of Rushtons the Chef’s…

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7th April 2020

Increase in Divorce Rates due to COVID-19 Outbreak

It has been reported that in China and America that there has been increase in divorce rates and consultations about divorce since the COVID-19 outbreak. The current forced…

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6th April 2020

Sick Pay, SSP and COVID-19

The announcements have been followed in some cases by guidance and the introduction of legislation.  Change has happened at a pace and it has been quite difficult to…

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Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (Furlough) – CJRS

Read the latest updated article on CJRS here. After the initial announcement, we had a painful wait of just under a week for Government guidance to be issued.…

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Coronavirus and Employment Law – FAQs For Employers

The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic is giving rise to a number of challenges for employers.  We have set out a list of Q&As for employers based on some of…

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Carrying out Right to Work Checks: New COVID-19 Temporary Measures

Employers must continue to check the usual prescribed documents to assess an individual’s right to work. However in light of COVID-19, and the inability to carry out checks…

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Employment Law update: What else is happening this month?

1. Increases in National Living Wage, National Minimum Wage as well as SSP, SMP etc and a week’s pay for redundancy pay and other compensation limits all take…

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The New Immigration Points Based System

At the end of this year, the free movement of EU nationals into the UK will end, with the new Points Based System taking effect from 1 January…

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3rd April 2020

The effect of the COVID-19 outbreak on Contact Arrangements for Separated Parents

On 23 March 2020, the government issued new rules on ‘Staying at Home and Away from Other People’ to prevent the spread of COVID-19. The rules state that…

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