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Calls for Changes to Operation of ‘Gig Economy’ Employers

Employers in the so-called ‘gig economy’ have recently found themselves in the spotlight again, after a report from the Work and Pensions Committee criticised them for utilising what the Committee referred to as ‘bogus’ self-employment practices.https://www.klglaw.co.uk/News/Changes-gig-economy-employers.html

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Calls for Greater Enforcement of Equality Legislation

A recent report by the UK Parliament’s Petitions Committee and Women and Equalities Committee has called for urgent action by Government following an inquiry into the effectiveness of the Equality Act 2010 in protecting workers from discrimination.http://www.klglaw.co.uk/News/Enforcement-dress-codes-discriminatory.html

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Calls for Changes to Laws Protecting Adults with Incapacity

Legislation relating to adults with dementia, learning disabilities and other causes of incapacity is in need of significant reform, the Law Society of Scotland has claimed. The call for change is contained in the Society’s response to the Scottish Government’s … Continue reading

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Calls for Greater Focus on Care Housing

Residential housing with flexible care provisions (extra care) can have a major impact in promoting residents’ quality of life and reducing feelings of loneliness and isolation, according to a new report from the International Longevity Centre-UK (ILC-UK). The report found … Continue reading

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