Victoria Pratt : Article

25 March 2022

Guernsey and Jersey Employment: Post Termination Restrictions and What New Employers Should Consider When Bringing in New Talent

One of the buzz phrases of the moment is the “war for talent”. Businesses in the Channel Islands...

21 February 2022

NDAs in the Channel Islands – Enforcement, Limitations and Ethical Considerations

Non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) are not new and have been used in commercial agreements in the Chan...

10 November 2021

Cyber Security Breaches Are Greatest Staff-Related Risk, According to Attendees of Walkers’ Employment Conference on Equipping the Board

Cyber security breaches are overwhelmingly the greatest staff-related risk for a financial services ...

14 September 2021

Covid-19 as a Crisis Case Study for Employers - What Can We Learn for Next Time?

The last 18 months have been a challenging time for businesses across all sectors in the Channel Isl...

30 July 2021

Guernsey’s Data Protection Regulator Approves New EU Standard Contractual Clauses

The Office of the Data Protection Authority (“ODPA”) in Guernsey has approved the European Commi...

20 May 2021

Court Dismisses Flawed Restrictive Covenants – Why Jersey and Guernsey Employers Should Review Contracts

One of the trends we are seeing increasingly in the Channel Islands is senior employees moving to jo...

15 April 2021

Jersey Employment Law: Return to the Office – Anxiety, Discrimination and Reluctant Employees

As the number of Islanders vaccinated against Covid-19 increases and the number of people infected r...

07 April 2021

Staff Working in Another Jurisdiction – Employment Law and Practical Issues for Jersey and Guernsey Businesses

A seismic shift in the employment landscape as a direct consequence of Covid-19 is a real appreciati...

18 January 2021

Dealing with Requests for Flexible Working under Jersey and Guernsey Law

There is no doubt that enforced working from home (‘WFH’) during the early stages of the pandemi...

26 November 2020

Planning and Running a Redundancy Process - Ten Key Points to Consider

Whilst the Channel Islands have been fortunate to weather the storm of COVID comparatively well so f...