Weekly Review of Developments 15/3/19

Posted in : Weekly Review of Developments on 15 March 2019
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As the Prime Minister might have said, “We are all just prisoners here, of our own device,” so welcome to Hotel Brexifornia - you can check out any time you like but you can never leave.

What we learned this week:

  • Employment tribunals may lawfully award compensation for personal injury under the Working Time Regulations
  • The Employment Rights (Amendment) (Northern Ireland) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019 are in place, should Brexit occur
  • The Department of Justice has announced that it is to reduce fees for Basic and Standard criminal record checks made through AccessNI
  • The government has announced more professions will be exempt from the Tier 2 visa salary threshold
  • Our latest podcast is

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