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My manager who is 71 years old has been made redundant from
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Ben I wonder if you could advise me on something. My current
Hi Ben I wonder if you could advise me on something. My current employer confirmed my role was redundant on Mon 28 Sep 15 and served me 2 months notice of termination as per my contract of employment,… read more
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Hi Ben, I have worked in local government for 16 years and
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I have detailed below my current position I believe I have
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good evening, I am currently under notice for dismissal by
good evening, I am currently under notice for dismissal by redundancy. I was served this notice 7th June 2013 the letter received states I have to work my notice (12 weeks). yet twice verbally my line… read more
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My wife is returning to work after 26 weeks of statutory maternity leave. She is using accrued holidays to extend her time off by an additional 7 weeks. She has been told her job no longer exists and … read more
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Hi I will be made redundant at the end of June 2012. As part of the package I was offered a tax free retention bonus of 15% of my annual base salary. I had a one2one where this was clearly the case, f… read more
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We have a clear case on financial grounds of making our warehouse
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My wife has applied for a secondment in another part of the company she works in. This was done with the knowledge and agreement of her line manager, in accordance with company policy. She was offered… read more
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My daughter, aged 22, is being made redundant from the small design company in London where she has worked for the past 15 months as an Account Manager, dealing with companies who prepare ads for movi… read more
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