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Domestic Violence Damage Limitation

27 Apr , 2017 Articles

Domestic Violence Damage Limitation

The effects of domestic violence are felt far beyond the home. What are employers obliged to do? Following  media  discussion  in  2016  about  comprehensively  introducing  paid  domestic  violence  leave,  the impacts of familial violence beyond the home – particularly in the workplace – are under scrutiny. Around one in six female workers has experienced or […]

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Internships: Experience vs Exploitation

27 Mar , 2017 Articles

Internships: Experience vs Exploitation

Internships can be valuable for employer and student alike. Beware, though, the legal pitfalls. Internships and work experience programs are commonplace in many industries. They can provide essential practical training for students and recent graduates, while giving employers a “trial period” in which to assess potential future employees. For less scrupulous companies, interns also represent […]

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