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Oliver McCann

Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

A highly experienced employment lawyer, Partner Oliver McCann acts for employers across all industry sectors, from owner-managed business through to large PLCs, as well as education establishments and charities. He has particular experience in advising employers in domiciliary care, leisure, retail, security, manufacturing, marketing, and the IT sectors. Read more

Posts by Oliver McCann:

10th November 2017

New Social Care Compliance Scheme (SCCS)

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

Introduction Possibly one of the most uncertain areas within the social care sector over the last few years has been whether...

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09th October 2017

What Are a Part-Time Workers Rights?

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

  It is sometimes overlooked by organisations that the terms they offer their part-time workers are no less favourable than their...

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27th July 2017

Government Announces Temporary Suspension of HMRC Enforcement Activity

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

Following the announcement by HM Government yesterday that; It has temporarily suspended HMRC enforcement activity over payment of sleep-ins by...

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08th May 2017

Getting paid whilst being asleep! – Part 2

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

On 20th April, we looked at when employees are entitled to be paid when they sleep in line with the...

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01st February 2017

Dry January ends!

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

Not a week goes by where there isn’t some kind of article in the media about society’s increased consumption of...

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25th November 2016

Refusal of Rest Breaks and Working Time

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

The Working Time Regulations 1998 (“WTR”) entitle employees and workers to rest breaks, daily rest periods and weekly rest periods....

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21st October 2016

Disability Discrimination: Justifying Treatment

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

Long-term sickness absence can be difficult for any employer to handle, even more so where the employee is also disabled....

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15th September 2016

Pay Protection After a Disability

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

Employers have a duty to make reasonable adjustments in the workplace where a disabled person would otherwise be put at...

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12th August 2016

Being Inflexible Could be Discriminatory!

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

A recent case acts as a timely reminder to employers that insisting employees work specific hours can, in some cases,...

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31st July 2016

Employment Status – Just Because You Say It Is, Doesn’t Mean It Is!

Oliver McCann Napthens LLP – Employment Law Specialist

A recent news story has brought the nature of an individual’s status within a business into the spotlight. Can an...

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