Viewing: BWB News
BWB is pleased to announce that it has been shortlisted for UK Firm (specialism) of the Year in the 2018 Legal 500 Awards.
Gillian Roche-Saunders, Head of BWB Compliance, has been named in this year’s Women in Fintech Power List.
BWB’s Managing Partner Martin Bunch has participated in a live Facebook discussion hosted by UnLtd, a charity which describes itself as “the leading provider of support to social entrepreneurs in the UK”.
Last year, the London Central Employment Tribunal held that the Claimants, London-based Uber drivers, were “workers” and that accordingly they should be entitled to basic protections such as national minimum wage and holiday pay. Uber’s appeal against this decision was heard at the end of September 2017. Today, Her Honour Judge Eady QC, who heard the appeal, handed down her Judgment upholding the Employment Tribunal’s judgment and dismissing Uber’s appeal.
BWB Compliance has appointed Mark Wolff to its team of regulatory consultants. In his new role, Mark will assist clients on matters relating to investment management and corporate finance from the team’s London offices.
BWB hosts and chairs Institute of Legacy Management’s roundtable discussion on Law Commission consultation on wills >
Bates Wells Braithwaite (BWB) was pleased to host and chair the Institute of Legacy Management’s (ILM) roundtable discussion focusing on the Law Commission’s consultation on wills.
Gillian Roche-Saunders, partner and Head of BWB Compliance, has been named as one of the P2P Power 50 by leading alternative finance publication, Peer2Peer Finance News.
Bates Wells Braithwaite (BWB) has been highly commended in this year’s Legal 500 rankings, with the directory concluding that BWB is a “21st century law firm with a very knowledgeable and flexible team that provides pragmatic advice”.
BWB is pleased to announce that it has been named “Advisory Provider of the Year” at the 2017 Charity Times Awards.
The legal battle between Uber and drivers Yaseen Aslam and James Farrer regarding “employed worker status” has reached the Employment Appeals Tribunal (EAT).
Unsolicited emails from BWB’s Immigration department
Bates Wells Braithwaite, the B Corporation and national law firm, has been appointed by the lead claimants in a landmark employment rights case against gig employer Uber.
Bates Wells Braithwaite has won the Charity Team of the Year Award category at the STEP Private Client Awards, which took place last night in London.
Bates Wells Braithwaite (BWB) successfully collaborated with Simmons & Simmons as one of its key sub-contractors when Simmons & Simmons won a place on the new Crown Commercial Services (CCS) panel for Finance & Complex legal services to central government and the public bodies. BWB will provide additional public and administrative law expertise.
Bates Wells Braithwaite is delighted to announce the appointment of Richard Cross as a Senior Consultant to its growing regulatory consultancy, BWB Compliance.