Regulations

Red tape cuts save businesses billions

05 Jan 15

Government cuts to regulation have saved British businesses £10 billion over the past 4 years, the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills has announced.

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Government curbs holiday pay ruling

19 Dec 14

Employers may see the potential costs caused by the November 2014 holiday pay ruling reduced after the government announced measures to limit employees' ability to claim backdated holiday pay.

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Small firms suffer from poor payment practices

12 Dec 14

Almost 1 in 5 small businesses have suffered from poor payment practices during the past 2 years, according to research by the Federation of Small Businesses.

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Auto enrolment hits 5 million milestone

11 Dec 14

The number of employees automatically enrolled into a workplace pension scheme has reached 5 million, according to the Pensions Regulator.

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Shared Parental Leave comes into effect

01 Dec 14

New Shared Parental Leave regulations have come into effect, allowing parents more flexibility in how they look after their child during the first year after birth.

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