At MDY Legal we appreciate that the most valuable asset of any organisation is its personnel and that the careful management of human resources is the key to success. We advise organisations, HR managers and senior executives with skill and sensitivity across the full range of employment issues, ensuring practical and cost-effective outcomes.
Our employment law services include:
- Employment contracts, consultancy contracts and secondment agreements
- Staff handbooks and workplace policies
- Senior executives
- Terminations and settlement agreements
- Data protection and privacy/social media
- Restrictive covenants and team moves
- Bonuses, share options schemes and share incentive plans
- Disciplinary and grievance proceedings
- Reorganisations and redundancies
- Partnerships and LLPs
- TUPE including business transfers and service provision changes
Many of the Firm’s clients operate on an international platform, which means that workplace issues have multiple dimensions: a strategic level, a cross-border level and a local dimension on the ground. We can also provide employment law advice as part of institutional development projects in developing countries funded by bilateral and multilateral donors.
Global Innovation Fund (GIF)
The Global Innovation Fund is a non-profit innovation fund headquartered in London with an office in Washington D.C. that invests in the development, rigorous testing and scaling of innovations targeted at improving the lives of the world’s poorest people. MDY Legal assisted in the recruitment of GIF’s executive team, preparing model contracts of employment and HR policies and procedures.
Crown Agents is an international development company that partners with governments, aid agencies, NGOs and companies in nearly 100 countries. MDY Legal has provided Crown Agents with legal advice on many aspects of TUPE in the context of business transfers and service provision changes.
St Helena Line Limited
The Royal Mail Ship St Helena was built in 1989 specifically to supply the island of St Helena, a British Overseas Territory deep in the tropical South Atlantic. MDY Legal provides employment law advice to St Helena Line Ltd, the owner of this British registered, 6,767 tonne vessel staffed by 56 officers and crew.