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In this article, Hannah Thomas, Markel Law’s employment law solicitor, summarises the EU settlement immigration scheme in place for European Economic Area nationals, Swiss nationals and their family members who wish to continue living in the UK after 30 June 2021 and what it means for employers.
Richard Napoli, Claims and Legal Services Director, Markel UK, recently joined a panel of experts at Insurance Post’s Claims and Fraud Summit where they discussed how Covid-19 has forced insurers to reimagine their customers’ claims journey. Read this content to find out what Richard had to say.
Driving growth in the 'new normal': A blueprint for commercial broker success as we emerge from the Covid-19 pandemic
Covid-19 has undoubtedly impacted the UK SME sector and time will only tell by how much. This content examines the potential market for commercial brokers targeting SMEs in the UK today, the challenges faced by SMEs and how brokers can solve these challenges through added-value partnerships.
On 10 November 2020, HMRC published full guidance on the extended Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme, also referred to as the Furlough Scheme, which has been extended to 31 March 2021. In this article, Hannah Thomas, Solicitor, Markel Law, highlights four key changes relevant to employers.
The ongoing Covid-19 pandemic and economic fallout combined with a shift to remote working has created ideal conditions for cyber criminals. This infographic highlights some key areas where businesses could be exposed to a cyber attack and how cyber coverage can mitigate the risks.
Individuals and companies are more likely to breach their contractual obligations during a recession for a variety of reasons. Produced by Markel, this article focuses on breach of contract claims in uncertain times and some key considerations for both claimants as well as defendants.
Tech companies have always been an essential part of the UK economy, but Covid-19 has taken its toll. In this webinar, our presenters draw on their expertise to give us great insights into how tech businesses, rather than shying away are innovating and using this time as an opportunity.
As the UK gradually moves towards the 'new normal' and necessary changes are made to working practices, business owners will have in mind the risk of claims if employees develop Covid-19. This content highlights how businesses can mitigate the risk of employers' liability claims.
Now we are emerging from lockdown, a new set of uncertainties have, understandably, come to the surface for many landlords. Karen Parry, a solicitor at Markel Law, sheds light on the recent developments that concern landlords and tenants, and highlights factors to consider before taking a lease.
In this webinar, Nic Brown, sales and marketing director and Richard Brooks, broker development director at Markel International look at what support is available to our brokers and policyholders to assist you and your clients with recovery and resilience as we emerge from lockdown.