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UPDATE ON EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL VENTO BANDS

UPDATE ON EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL VENTO BANDS

5th September 2017

In July this year the presidents of the English and Scottish Employment Tribunals started a consultation into injury to feelings/psychiatric injury awards in Employment Tribunals.

These types of awards are made in Employment cases relating to discrimination, and are commonly called “Vento” awards, after the case which established the principle of paying out for injury to feelings caused by unlawful discrimination.

Maximising the Potential of your Family Business

Maximising the Potential of your Family Business

20th September 2017

FREE PERTH EVENT As advisers to many growing family businesses we recognise the vital contribution they make to Scotland - employing half of all employees in the p
EMPLOYMENT SEMINAR PROGRAMME 2017

EMPLOYMENT SEMINAR PROGRAMME 2017

13th September 2017

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP’s Employment Team run a series of very popular seminars to help employers understand changes in legislation, the impact o
Balancing Commercial Priorities with Family Needs from your Family Business

Balancing Commercial Priorities with Family Needs from your Family Business

12th September 2017

As advisers to many, growing family businesses we recognise their greater potential yet unique challenges. Balancing commercial and family needs, planning successio
Free Event for all Family Business Owner Managers in Inverness

Free Event for all Family Business Owner Managers in Inverness

6th September 2017

Family Businesses are unique! Family Business Solutions, the specialist consulting arm of Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP, will be holding a free family busin
UPDATE ON EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL VENTO BANDS

UPDATE ON EMPLOYMENT TRIBUNAL VENTO BANDS

5th September 2017

In July this year the presidents of the English and Scottish Employment Tribunals started a consultation into injury to feelings/psychiatric injury awards in Employ
WRIGHT, JOHNSTON & MACKENZIE LLP EXPANDS CLIENT BASE IN NORTH OF SCOTLAND

WRIGHT, JOHNSTON & MACKENZIE LLP EXPANDS CLIENT BASE IN NORTH OF SCOTLAND

4th September 2017

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie LLP (WJM) is further expanding its client base in the North of Scotland as a result of a renewed connection with Robertson & Co
The Digital Economy Act 2017

The Digital Economy Act 2017

24th August 2017

Rejuvenating the Electronic Communications Code through the Digital Economy Act 2017 is central to boosting the UK Economy for the Digital Age The Digita
BE READY FOR GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION

BE READY FOR GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATION

17th August 2017

GDPR comes into force on 25 May, 2018 and one of its primary aims is to give more control back to individuals over their personal data and to simplify the regulator
WJM SPONSOR OPEN WATER RESCUE

WJM SPONSOR OPEN WATER RESCUE

15th August 2017

WJM are delighted to announce that they are supporting Open Water Rescue with training and maintenance to help them to continue to provide safety cover at triathlon
Calling (some) Scottish Partnerships!

Calling (some) Scottish Partnerships!

11th August 2017

Are you a Scottish Limited Partnership, registered at Companies House in Edinburgh under the Limited Partnerships Act 1907, or a traditional partnership under the P
VOLUNTARY OVERTIME AND HOLIDAY PAY RULING

VOLUNTARY OVERTIME AND HOLIDAY PAY RULING

3rd August 2017

The Employment Appeals Tribunal has now ruled that employees who regularly work voluntary overtime beyond their contracted hours may now have those payments include
 Two Promotions Announced at Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie

Two Promotions Announced at Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie

31st July 2017

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie has announced the promotion of Joanne Ockrim to Senior Associate and Esme Macfarlane to Associate. JOANNE OCKRIM Joanne qu
Cyber Security and GDPR

Cyber Security and GDPR

28th July 2017

Kingsmills Hotel, Culcabock Road, Inverness Tuesday 26th September 2017. 10.30am - 11.30am  Book now for this free business seminar running alongside th
Employment Tribunal Fees – Breaking News

Employment Tribunal Fees – Breaking News

26th July 2017

In significant news for all Employers, the Supreme Court has today (26 July 2017) upheld an appeal by Unison the Public Sector Union in relation to the requirement
WJM Act for Cairn Group

WJM Act for Cairn Group

21st July 2017

Wright, Johnston & Mackenzie are pleased to have led the legal transactions in the recent acquisition of two hotels by Newcastle based Cairn Group. The acq