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Can a Court force me to vaccinate my child?

Posted on March 16, 2021

Either a child is vaccinated or they are not. When making such decisions the Court focuses on, what is in the best interests of the child. Here we explore the law involved in these decisions.

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The budget 2021 what you need to know

The Budget 2021 at a glance

Posted on March 05, 2021

An extension to the Chancellor’s flagship furlough scheme and more coronavirus support dominated. Here are our highlights from the Budget 2021

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Women of Jefferies – Celebrating International Women’s Day

Posted on March 02, 2021

As part of our commemoration of International Women’s Day, we share the experiences of 5 of our women partners of the firm. Read on for some of their personal stories and observations of what being a woman in a modern law firm means to them…

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Can an employer demand their employees are vaccinated for Covid-19?

Can an employer demand their employees are vaccinated for Covid-19?

Posted on February 10, 2021

Requiring employees to be vaccinated raises a number of issues around both employee’s rights and workplace health and safety regulations. Here we explore if employers can demand their employees are vaccinated for Covid-19.

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Wedding Cancelled because of Covid-19? Your Legal Rights

Posted on February 10, 2021

What happens when your wedding gets cancelled due to Covid-19? And what legal rights do couples have? We explore the answers.

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New Year, New Job: Advice for Employers in 2021

Posted on January 18, 2021

One of the most popular New Year’s resolutions made in January is to find a new job. With an influx of people considering a career change in January, it’s crucial that employers prepare their business for transitions in their workforce. We take you through how you can protect your organisation from the outset by establishing the right policies and procedures.

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What is the Domestic Abuse bill and how can it protect you?

What is the Domestic Abuse Bill and how can it protect you?

Posted on January 12, 2021

Read how the Domestic Abuse Bill can help protect victims and how Jefferies Law can support those at risk of domestic violence.

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Impact of COVID-19 on Divorce

Leaving an Abusive Marriage: What Are My Legal Options?

Posted on December 09, 2020

Sadly, if you are being subjected to any form of abuse in your marriage, you are far from being alone. According to the Office for National Statistics, the number of arrests for domestic abuse-related crimes between 1 April and 30 June 2020 increased by 24%. Here we look at how to divorce your abusive partner.

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Brexit: preparing for the end of the transition period

Posted on November 19, 2020

With 2020 having been dominated by Covid-19, Brexit has, until now, taken a bit of a back seat. And yet, come the end of the year, when the transition period ends, there are some significant implications for all businesses.

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