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Holiday season recap: Paid leave entitlement

Most workers in the UK have the right to 5.6 weeks’ paid leave under the Working Time Regulations 1998 (WTR).
The WTR state that a worker is entitled to be paid ‘a week’s pay fora week’s leave’. However, the calculation of a week’s pay is within yet another piece of legislation: the Employment Rights Act 1996 (ERA).

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MEES : When you miss the crucial “E” rating

MEES Regulations have been a reality for landlords since 1 April 2018. Whilst they set minimum EPC ratings they also allowed landlords to claim exemptions, but do you know what they are and did you know you have to register them for them to apply? No? Here’s what you need to know.

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Cryptocurrency need not be so cryptic

What happens if someone holds £145 million worth of cryptocurrency, they pass away unexpectedly and they are the only person who has the password to the digital wallet in which funds are stored?  This was the unfortunate reality for the owner of Canada’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, Gerald Cotten.  It resulted in the Canadian company QuadrigaCX being unable to pay their customers around £41 million worth of Bitcoin.

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