Tag Archives: National Minimum Wage

Accident or bad luck – not reasons to avoid paying the National Minimum Wage

As more employers are ‘named and shamed’ in the press for paying below the National Minimum Wage, the immediate question is “How can a large employer, with significant resources, be paying below the NMW by accident?” There are numerous areas where employers may find themselves unwittingly paying below the NMW and on the naughty step … Continue Reading

Positive out-turns for interns – wage rights

“Show me the money” is a line that more and more employers could soon hear as they seek to take advantage of the wealth of unemployed people, school leavers and university students on summer holidays trying to bolster their CVs and gain industry experience with a little unpaid work. Glamorous industry sectors, such as sports, … Continue Reading