Our Offices
  • Newark: 01636 671 881
  • Southwell: 01636 813 411
  • Mansfield: 01623 666 700
Conveyancing Quote

Pick an office you would prefer to work with:

Wills & LPA Quote

Pick an office you would prefer to work with:

Farmers welcome extension to Seasonal Workers Pilot in 2021

Farmers welcome extension to Seasonal Workers Pilot in 2021

21st January 2021

With Brexit, also came the end of freedom of movement from Europe for EU and non-EU workers, leaving UK farmers wondering how they were going to recruit enough seasonal workers to help harvest the tonnes of fruit and vegetables growing in their fields, says Ross Pierrepont, an employment law specialist at Tallents Solicitors.

Read More

Read more
Employment law advice from Tallents Solicitors

Updates to the Job Support Scheme for employers

5th November 2020
With a second lockdown confirmed for Thursday 5th November, a lot of Newark, Southwell and Mansfield employers are confused and concerned by the rapidly changing rules. Ross Pierrepont, employment law solicitor at Tallents offers a quick look at the key points of the extension of the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS):

Read More

Read more
Ross Pierrepont looks at the Job Support Scheme and answers employers' questions

The Job Support Scheme – what is changing?

21st October 2020

UPDATE - click here to see the November 2020 updates to the Job Support Scheme.

Our Employment Law specialist, Ross Pierrepont looks at the upcoming Job Support Scheme and answers employers' questions.

What is the Job Support Scheme? 

The Job Support Scheme (JSS) is designed to protect viable jobs in businesses who are facing lower demand over the winter months due to Covid-19. It starts on 1 November 2020 and will run for 6 months with a review point in January 2021. It will begin when the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS) finishes on 31 October 2020.

Read More

Read more
Employment law advice from Tallents Solicitors

Guidance for employers considering redundancies

2nd October 2020

The coronavirus pandemic has brutally exposed the vulnerabilities of many sectors of business throughout the UK. Despite the financial measures put in place by the UK government, it is a sad reality now being faced by many employers that they will be forced to make redundancies and reduce their workforce in order for their businesses to survive.

Ross Pierrepont, an employment law specialist at Tallents Solicitors offers guidance and advice to employers on a correct and fair redundancy process.

Read More

Read more
employment law advice from Tallents Solicitors - employment law changes in 2019

New legislation brought in for furloughed employees

11th August 2020

“The government has brought in new laws to help furloughed employees, providing some reassurance during this difficult time and to ensure they are not short-changed,” says Ross Pierrepont, Employment law specialist at Tallents Solicitors. He looks at the key changes and explains what this means for employers and employees. 

Read More

Read more