Covid-19

COVID-19 round-up: shielding staff eligible for sick pay again; funding changes

As well as the extension of the furlough scheme, there have been a number of other recent announcements affecting employers and the...

Furlough scheme extension: further guidance published

The UK government has published more guidance about the extended Coronavirus Job Retention (furlough) Scheme, which runs until 31 March...

COVID-19 round-up: Job Support Scheme coming; insolvency measures extended

COVID-19 round up covering: Job Support Scheme, Insolvency measures being extension, Income Tax and VAT deferrals extension, Loan extension...

Employers face fines if staff break self-isolation to go to work

Since 28 September 2020, there is a legal obligation on you to ensure your staff don't breach self-isolation rules in order to work...

How to deal with staff forced to quarantine after returning from abroad

What can you do when your staff go abroad on holiday and are forced to quarantine when they return?...

COVID-19 round up

Last month we reported on the imminent arrival of this set of temporary changes to company and insolvency law. The bill has since been...