Maternity and redundancy: your rights

Maternity and redundancy: your rights

Working Mums has been receiving several requests for expert help from people who have been threatened with redundancy while on maternity leave or approaching maternity leave. This is a brief overview of the issues.…

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How to apply for a job via email

How to apply for a job via email

In today's tough economic climate, applying for jobs is harder than it has been for years. With the number of unemployed at a record high, standing out from the crowd when it comes to applying for a job is a tricky task – particularly if you’re doing so by email. Rechenda Smith has some advice on how to make your application stand out.…

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Flexible rights

Flexible rights

Contact Law's employment law experts give some advice on what your rights are regarding flexible working.…

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The lowdown on flexible working

Ruth Renton explains how the Employment Act defines flexible working and how Renton Associates can help.…

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Can I challenge my redundancy?

Can I challenge my redundancy?

Employment lawyer Sophie Cameron speaks about the mistakes employers tend to make during redundancy procedures.…

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