Holly Rushton

National Minimum Wage rates change from 1st October.

Changes to National Minimum Wage rates take effect from 1st October 2015 as follows: The standard adult rate (for workers aged 21 and over) increases to £6.70. The development rate (for workers aged between 18 and 20) increases to £5.30. The young workers rate (for workers aged under 18 but above the compulsory school age […]

Key changes to employment legislation in April 2015

Employment law is a constantly changing area and, accordingly, it is no surprise that we can expect to see a whole raft of changes in 2015.  Holly Rushton considers a  selection of the key changes to take place in April 2015. Shared Parental Leave The new system of shared parental leave will enable parents who have a […]