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Fire and Re-hire: New Code of Practice comes into Force 
Fire and Re-hire: New Code of Practice comes into Force 
There are many reasons why an employer may wish to change the terms of an employment contract. However, where the ...
Branching Out? Choosing the right UK business structure
Branching Out? Choosing the right UK business structure
When an overseas entity is making the exciting decision to expand your business into the UK, one of the first ...
Family Law Unwrapped: Financial settlements – discussing the principles of “sharing” and “needs”.
Family Law Unwrapped: Financial settlements – discussing the principles of “sharing” and “needs”.
In this episode of the Family Law series, we look at the principles that surround “sharing” and also “needs” when ...
Insulating Construction Contracts from Insolvent Contractors
Insulating Construction Contracts from Insolvent Contractors
The Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) publishes standard forms of building contracts that are used on many construction projects in England ...
Building Beyond Boundaries: Foundations for Gender Equality
Building Beyond Boundaries: Foundations for Gender Equality
Welcome to the first article in the Building Beyond Boundaries series. In this series of articles our employment law team ...
Practical Considerations when Terminating a JCT Building Contract
Practical Considerations when Terminating a JCT Building Contract
The Joint Contracts Tribunal (JCT) publishes standard forms of building contracts that are used on many construction projects in England ...
Majority Sale of Market-Leading Construction Group
Majority Sale of Market-Leading Construction Group
Yavan Brar (Partner) and Sophie Protheroe (Solicitor) of Herrington Carmichael’s corporate team advised the founders of the Hawkins Group of ...
Visually Impaired Employee Seeking £100,000 Worth of Damages 
Visually Impaired Employee Seeking £100,000 Worth of Damages 
In a recent Employment Tribunal, a blind baker was found to have been discriminated against after he was dismissed during ...
The FCA’s Updates on Consumer Duty Implementation  
The FCA’s Updates on Consumer Duty Implementation  
The Consumer Duty came into force for open products and services on 31 July 2023. For a summary of the ...
Renters Reform Bill - Update following the General Election
Renters Reform Bill – Update following the General Election
Following the dissolution of Parliament on the 30 May 2024, the Renters Reform Bill has an uncertain future. The Bill ...
Sainsbury’s in a trolley-load of trouble over International Men’s Day post
Sainsbury’s in a trolley-load of trouble over International Men’s Day post
A long-time Sainsbury’s employee has won a disability harassment claim in the Employment Tribunal (ET), after he was not included ...
All in a Day's Work: Flexible Working Requests
All in a Day’s Work: Flexible Working Requests
Alex Harper and Sam Gray from the Employment team at Herrington Carmichael are discussing flexible working ...

In the Press

Best Law Firms 2024

Herrington Carmichael has once again been named in the Times Best Law Firms. We were first listed in 2023 and have once again made the Best Law Firms list for 2024.  

www.thetimes.co.uk/article/herrington-carmichael

Best Law Firm 2024