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Coronavirus (Covid-19) - The Legal Implications

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Specialist advice on the legal implications of coronavirus

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Insolvency & Restructuring

Coronavirus and Financial Distress - Five Top Tips for Directors and Business Owners

Thursday, 19 March 2020

Over recent weeks, all of us have had to grapple with the potential impact of the current severe strain of 'Coronavirus' known as 'Covid-19' and the impact it may have on us, our families and our businesses.

Coronavirus and Financial Distress - Five Top Tips for Directors and Business Owners

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Independent Schools

Coronavirus - Immigration Update for Schools with Affected Pupils and Staff

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Ensure that your school is up to date on the guidance relating to Chinese pupils and staff members.

Coronavirus - Immigration Update for Schools with Affected Pupils and Staff

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Budget 2020 - What's in the 'Coronavirus Package'?

Wednesday, 11 March 2020

The Chancellor has announced today a number of measures designed to support public services, businesses and individuals affected by coronavirus (COVID-19).

Budget 2020 - What's in the 'Coronavirus Package'?

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Real Estate

Coronavirus and Your Commercial Lease - FAQs

Thursday, 05 March 2020

As coronavirus (Covid-19) continues to dominate the headlines, we explore its effect on commercial properties such as offices, both for tenants and landlords, and answer your most frequently asked questions.

Commercial Lease - Coronavirus

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Employment

Coronavirus and the Workplace - Advice for Employers

Friday, 06 March 2020

Up to a fifth of the workforce may be off sick during the peak of a coronavirus (COVID-19) epidemic in the UK, the government has suggested.

Coronavirus and the Workplace - Advice for Employers

Articles & Blogs Commercial Contracts Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Will 'Force Majeure' Protect Your Organisation from Coronavirus?

Wednesday, 04 March 2020

With the World Health Organisation upgrading the global risk of the coronavirus outbreak to 'very high', organisations are becoming increasingly alert to the risk of events being cancelled and contracts going unfulfilled.

Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Independent Schools

Coronavirus - What Should Schools Be Doing?

Friday, 14 February 2020

At the time of writing, the risk to individuals in the UK of contracting Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) in the UK remains low, but it is becoming clear that the measures being taken to contain the virus may have an impact on many independent schools.

Coronavirus - What Should Schools Be Doing Right Now?

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Independent Schools

Wuhan Coronavirus - Schools Need to Take Action

Wednesday, 29 January 2020

Wuhan Coronavirus (WN-CoV) is a new type of infectious disease, first identified in Wuhan City, in the Hubei Province of China at the beginning of the year.

Wuhan Coronavirus - Schools Need to Take Action

Articles & Blogs Academies & MATs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Data Protection

Coronavirus - Test & Trace FAQs for Academies & Maintained Schools

Tuesday, 29 September 2020

Navigating data protection compliance often requires a careful balance between the rights and wishes of individuals on the one hand against the wider benefits of using and sharing personal data.

Coronavirus - Test & Trace FAQs for Academies & Maintained Schools

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Employment

Employee Was Not Automatically Unfairly Dismissed After Refusing to Return to Work Over COVID-19 Concerns

Friday, 30 April 2021

In a recent case, an Employment Tribunal ruled that an employee who refused to return to work until the first coronavirus lockdown had eased, because he feared infecting his two young children with the virus, was not automatically unfairly dismissed.

Employee Was Not Automatically Unfairly Dismissed After Refusing to Return to Work Over COVID-19 Concerns

Articles & Blogs Charities Coronavirus (Covid-19) Real Estate

Making Premises COVID-Secure - What Should Charities Consider?

Wednesday, 29 July 2020

What are some of the practical considerations from a landlord/tenant perspective that charities should bear in mind when assessing whether their premises are COVID-secure?

Making Premises Covid-Secure - What Should Charities Consider?

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Real Estate

New Business Rates to Combat Economic Impact of Coronavirus

Thursday, 23 April 2020

The government has announced major changes to business rates in a reaction to the coronavirus (COVID-19) crisis.

New Business Rates to Combat Economic Impact of Coronavirus

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Employment

Roadmap Review, COVID-Status Certification Reports and Social Distancing Update

Friday, 16 July 2021

Following the publishing of further outcome reports on the roadmap reviews, the Prime Minister has confirmed that England will move to the final stage of easing coronavirus restrictions on 19 July.

Roadmap Review, COVID-Status Certification Reports and Social Distancing Update

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Employment

Summary of the Latest NQHR HR Club

Thursday, 24 September 2020

Narrow Quay HR runs a series of HR Clubs throughout the year and the most recent is summarised in this article. If readers want to sign up to the next session, the link is set out below.

New 'Job Support Scheme' to Follow the End of Furlough

Articles & Blogs Coronavirus (Covid-19) Private Client

Welcome to the Special Coronavirus Edition of Viewpoint

Thursday, 21 May 2020

How the world has changed since I wrote my last Viewpoint introduction.