UK Law

Get UK Law Questions Answered by Verified Experts

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related UK Law Questions
I have been working for a company for 4 years my contract is
I have been working for a company for 4 years my contract is part time for 2 days a week in 2008 & 2009 I worked extra days at busy times then in September 2009 I was asked to work 2 extra days a week… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,299 satisfied customers
I work in a hospital on a reception and they are now asking
I work in a hospital on a reception and they are now asking us to work through the night to stand in for the night staff. It will be 12 hours on then a day off. Can they do this? If so what type of pa… read more
Daniel Smith
Daniel Smith
Bachelor's Degree
1,213 satisfied customers
Hi please see below a clause from an emoployee contract. 3. HOURS
Hi please see below a clause from an emoployee contract. 3. HOURS OF WORK Your hours of work are based on an as when and needed basis. Therefore this means that your total weekly hours of work will va… read more
Jenny Mackenzie
Jenny Mackenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,766 satisfied customers
I have worked for my employer parttime for 6 years (retail)
I have worked for my employer parttime for 6 years (retail) I have a 12 hour contract when I started my availability was monday to friday and I can now work more hours but only the same days my employ… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,299 satisfied customers
Hello. I work part-time three days per week. At this time of
Hello. I work part-time three days per week. At this time of year I am asked to work extra days, to which I agree. However, because the workflow is 'lumpy' I am asked afterwards to NOT work some of my… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,299 satisfied customers
I have an employment contract that expired in August. The
I have an employment contract that expired in August. The terms of this mean that I must give one week's notice should I wish to leave. However, since the expiration, I would like to know where I stan… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,299 satisfied customers
I work in the voluntary organisation in Scotland, for a women
I work in the voluntary organisation in Scotland, for a women only organisation with approx 20 employees. When I started work over 3 years ago as a receptionist/Admin Assistant, I was the only employe… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,299 satisfied customers
I had been working 20 hours per week for a GP surgery. In
I had been working 20 hours per week for a GP surgery. In april this year, my daughter would be turning 18, I knew I would lose certain benefits, ie child tax credits, maintenance and child benefit. I… read more
Thomas Judge
Thomas Judge
9,976 satisfied customers
In August 2008, the small company that I work for, had the
In August 2008, the small company that I work for, had the Director (very hands on), his unpaid wife (also Director), three full time office staff and one part time, two full time operational staff, a… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,299 satisfied customers
I work part-time from 08 45 until 13 15 and have been employed
I work part-time from 08:45 until 13:15 and have been employed for two years. I have a contract but it refers to a job description, which I do not have. I job share with one other person and the job h… read more
Jenny Mackenzie
Jenny Mackenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,766 satisfied customers
have been on fixed days and hours for two years have a child
have been on fixed days and hours for two years have a child under six at school my employer wants to change my hours and days to flexible days and hours no fixed days or given four weeks notice to le… read more
Ben Jones
Ben Jones
UK Lawyer
Legal Practice Course
9,299 satisfied customers
no contract in place for employee but employee is constantly
no contract in place for employee but employee is constantly late and has been warned verbally , now saying he has performed necessary tasks but hasnt and can be proved by CCTV, therefore lying to eml… read more
Jenny Mackenzie
Jenny Mackenzie
Vocational, Technical or Trade Scho
2,766 satisfied customers
hi im part of an engineering team who have been working a
hi i'm part of an engineering team who have been working a three shift rotating pattern. my query is that the company that i work for has installed a clause that we work an extra 12 hours on weekends … read more
Rob
Rob
Bachelor's Degree
507 satisfied customers
I have worked for the NHS for many years, the last six being
I have worked for the NHS for many years, the last six being in a community post. Recently I have been informed of an enforced change of hours to my working conditions, which I cannot accept due to th… read more
TNV
TNV
Bachelor's Degree
1,215 satisfied customers
My 17 year old son has been working in Currys since May. Due
My 17 year old son has been working in Curry's since May. Due to a change in family circumstances I wish to take him for weeks holiday at short notice (Saturday). This may not seem reasonable but as h… read more
lawsolved
lawsolved
Bachelor's Degree
1,484 satisfied customers
hi . can i just ask you my problem is that i started a tempory
hi . can i just ask you my problem is that i started a tempory secondment with my employer in another department at weekends at the beginning of october 2006. At the beginning of febuary 2007 i was as… read more
Jo C.
Jo C.
Barrister
Master's Degree
33,361 satisfied customers
hello i work as a groundsman at a large tennis club and 6 years
hello i work as a groundsman at a large tennis club and 6 years ago i became the part time administrator as well.this job pays me an extra 4000 pounds pa..At the club there are also 2 other admin post… read more
Steven Haylesbury
Steven Haylesbury
Master's Degree
482 satisfied customers
UK Employment age 20 - I work in Primark just part time and
UK Employment age 20 - I work in Primark just part time and I have been told that I have to work on a monday overtime, eventhough I have said I cannot work these hours they said I have to. My usual wo… read more
Steven Haylesbury
Steven Haylesbury
Master's Degree
482 satisfied customers

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

A quick response, a succinct and helpful answer in simple English. I believe I can now confront the counter party with confidence -- worth the 30 bucks!

RickLeeds, UK

I did not know a French Law service existed and I was very impressed with the speed of reply --- very professional. Many thanks!

Ms. BakerAlfafar, Spain

Thank you so much for your help. Your answers were really useful and came back so quickly. Great!

MaggieUSA

Wonderful service, prompt, efficient, and accurate. Couldn't have asked for more. I cannot thank you enough for your help.

Mary C.Freshfield, Liverpool, UK

This expert is wonderful. They truly know what they are talking about, and they actually care about you. They really helped put my nerves at ease. Thank you so much!!!!

AlexLos Angeles, CA

Thank you for all your help. It is nice to know that this service is here for people like myself, who need answers fast and are not sure who to consult.

GPHesperia, CA

I couldn't be more satisfied! This is the site I will always come to when I need a second opinion.

JustinKernersville, NC

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

Ben Jones

Ben Jones

UK Lawyer

9,299 satisfied customers

Qualified Solicitor

INC

INC

Solicitor-Advocate

3,882 satisfied customers

LL.B, Pg.Dip, LL.M, M.B.A (Pending), Solicitor-Advocate. UK Practising Certificate issued by SRA., DIFC Courts Registered (Dubai)

Jenny Mackenzie

Jenny Mackenzie

2,766 satisfied customers

Over 10 years experience in general legal matters

Matthew J

Matthew J

Solicitor

334 satisfied customers

4 y PQE (Partner) - Commercial / Residential Property & Property and Civil litigation experience

James Mather

James Mather

7,350 satisfied customers

Senior Partner at Berkson Wallace

Clare

Clare

Solicitor

9,529 satisfied customers

family solictor with 25 years experience

Thomas

Thomas

Lawyer

2,179 satisfied customers

BA (Hons), PgDip, Practising Solicitor

< Previous | Next >

DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.

The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x