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From 1 October 2022, the UK Government will introduce changes to the acceptable ways for employers to conduct right to work checks for both new and existing employees.  

Since April 2018, employers have been able to conduct online right to work checks on certain individuals, namely those from the EU, the EEA, Switzerland, and recently certain types of UK visa holders. Manual i.e., physical document right to work checks had to be conducted in person until the outbreak of COVID-19 in March 2020, which made it impossible for employers to conduct said checks face-to-face.  

Right to work checks: What is changing

29

Sep

2022

Right to work checks: What is changing

From 1 October 2022, the UK Government will introduce changes to the acceptable ways for employers to conduct right to work checks for both new and existing employees.  

Since April 2018, employers have been able to conduct online right to work checks on certain individuals, namely those from the EU, the EEA, Switzerland, and recently certain types of UK visa holders. Manual i.e., physical document right to work checks had to be conducted in person until the outbreak of COVID-19 in March 2020, which made it impossible for employers to conduct said checks face-to-face.  

Clarkslegal are proud to announce that Legal 500 UK has recognised the firm for its work in the following areas of law: Employment, Immigration, Construction, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Property and Corporate & Commercial.

Success for Clarkslegal in Legal 500 UK rankings

29

Sep

2022

Success for Clarkslegal in Legal 500 UK rankings

Clarkslegal are proud to announce that Legal 500 UK has recognised the firm for its work in the following areas of law: Employment, Immigration, Construction, Commercial Litigation, Commercial Property and Corporate & Commercial.

How will employment play out in the Metaverse? Will employees be bound by the same rules? Will employers be subject to the same employment laws? How will harassment be dealt with? Is bullying in the Metaverse going to be an issue for employers to deal with? 

The Metaverse: Employment law implications

27

Sep

2022

The Metaverse: Employment law implications

How will employment play out in the Metaverse? Will employees be bound by the same rules? Will employers be subject to the same employment laws? How will harassment be dealt with? Is bullying in the Metaverse going to be an issue for employers to deal with? 

Since the implementation of Brexit, we were wondering whether to expect a diversion from EU employment laws and regulations at some point, but no timetable had previously been announced for reform. It is now anticipated that we will be witnessing one of the most important pieces of employment legislation to be introduced since the Equality Act 2010, with a major effect on workers’ rights and labour unions. 

'The Retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Bill' and future employment rights

27

Sep

2022

'The Retained EU Law (Revocation and Reform) Bill' and future employment rights

Since the implementation of Brexit, we were wondering whether to expect a diversion from EU employment laws and regulations at some point, but no timetable had previously been announced for reform. It is now anticipated that we will be witnessing one of the most important pieces of employment legislation to be introduced since the Equality Act 2010, with a major effect on workers’ rights and labour unions. 

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