UK Extends Biometric Registration for Visa Applicants

By Andrew Osborne of Lewis Silkin (the UK member of Ius Laboris) From the end of February 2012, the United Kingdom is extending the requirement to register biometric details to all non-EEA applicants within the country who are applying for...

English Courts Broadly Interpret the Territorial Reach of U.K. Employment Legislation

The territorial reach of U.K. employment legislation has come under scrutiny recently.  Two judgments handed down from the Court of Appeal and the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) have broadly interpreted the territorial reach of the Fixed Term Employees (Prevention of...