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Keep up to date with all that’s happening here at BPE, and read about the latest trends and issues in the law profession.

My Training Update

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When I was approached to take part in the Extra Mile Challenge, I immediately said yes…and then the reality of training set in!

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Two weeks to go!

Well, there are now 2 weeks to go until John, Tim, Kathryn and I embark on our epic cycling adventure in France. I have today had a barrage of emails from Eurotunnel wanting, it appears, to know every detail about anyone who will be travelling, including inside leg measurement (not really, but not far off).

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Employment

How far back can employees seek to claim untaken statutory holiday?

Katy Ponsford looks at a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal case highlighting an employee’s right to carry over annual leave and claim payment in lieu of holiday upon termination of employment. This recent case increasing the period over which an employee can carry over holiday could be quite costly for employers, where their employees have been off work on long term sick.

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