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    • Attachments (Exhibits)   FTMDave and I have called them "Attachments" but I note Andyorch used the term "Exhibits".  I don't think it makes any difference which you use but perhaps Exhibits is more correct.  Whichever you use, make sure you use the term consistently.  (i'm going to use Attachment for now).   You use Attachments as supporting evidence for things you mention in the numbered particulars of your claim.  Might be a report from a third party or a quote from a third party.  In the relevant numbered particular of your claim you refer to the appropriate Attachment supporting that part of the claim.  eg like this "(See Attachment A)".   You can use numbers or capital letters to identify each Attachment.  I don't think it matters which but be consistent in your usage.   It helps if the Attachments are organised and incorporated into your claim in a logical sequence.  (eg A, B, C etc)   Make sure each attachment is clearly labelled "Attachment A"  etc.   If it is not immediately clear to the reader what an attachment is, put a brief description.  Eg "Quote from XXXXX Ltd to complete unfinished plastering" or whatever.  Make sure the reader can understand what each attachment is.   Ideally each Attachment will be no more than one page.  So you can make the labelling of attachments even clearer by labelling them "Attachment A  -  page 1 of 1" etc etc.   If an attachment is longer than one page you label it "Attachment A - page 1 of 2" and then "Attachment A - page 2 of 2", or whatever it is.   By doing all that you are making it easier for the judge to follow - and you want the judge on your side...   Now - what you've posted in #109 is helpful because it adds up to to £16577.  Which is good.  But if I were the judge, I'd want to know where the individual items come from.     So what you have posted in #109 should - I suggest - be your final attachment.  Let's call it "Attachment H" for now.  So at the end of your particulars of counterclaim where you say you are claiming £16577 from the defendant, you put the reference "See Attachment H".   The judge then looks at Attachment H and sees a total of £16577.  What you then need on Attachment H next to each individual item on there, is a reference to which earlier Attachment that item comes from.  eg "See Attachment C".  The judge can then look at Attachment C and understand where the item on Attachment H comes from.  By doing that rigorously and methodically for each item on Attachment H you are justifying each item and the total of £16577.  Yes?   Your schedule in #109 is OK but raises questions that need answering.  eg: spelling as spotted by Honeybee13 Grand total as spotted by Honeybee13 TBA or estimates as per my previous post and Honeybee why is it in two separate sections (£8577 and £8000)? The item numbering is absolute garbage At the end of the day it is going to be the detail (or lack of detail) in your attachments that will win (or lose) you the case.  It has to be just right and you have to be consistent.  It has to be logical, methodical and consistent so it can be understood immediately.   I don't want you to give me answers to these questions.  I want you to act on them.   As I said earlier, don't post any more work you have done for now.  Wait until FTMDave is back this evening so we are all working from the same page at the same time.   If Andyorch or FTMDave suggest anything that disagrees with me, go with what they say.  They know more than me.   (I suspect one of them might suggest some kind of contents list identifying and listing all the different attachments)    
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They don't!! I am looking for work, I don't know how often I have seen a great job, you apply - hear nothing - chase them up and suddenly - 'oh, it is a mistake, that one was filled last month'

 

They keep them on their books just to make them look popular!!

Any advise that is given, is from my experience, either in life in general or from my years of senior management in the hospitality and leisure industries. However, please take legal advise before taking any actions.

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There are so many agency jobs, because that way the employer saves on recruitment costs and avoids liability in litigation under any employment laws ie.unfair dismissal and especially discrimination,where compensation is unlimited.

 

Furthermore agency staff are available and/or not wanted at the end of a phone call.

 

The above makes a mockery of all employment legislation and should be outlawed.

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There are so many agency jobs, because that way the employer saves on recruitment costs and avoids liability in litigation under any employment laws ie.unfair dismissal and especially discrimination,where compensation is unlimited.

 

Furthermore agency staff are available and/or not wanted at the end of a phone call.

 

The above makes a mockery of all employment legislation and should be outlawed.

 

Above is true as well as agncies want a lote of proential emloyees on their books so they have lots of people for their clients to pick from...:|

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I'm currently trawling for a new job, and am giving agencies a wide berth at the moment. I can't believe how many agency jobs are advertised on the Jobcentre plus website. Surely they're an agency in their own right?

Agencies either just completely ignore you (mentioning no names, the ones on jobsite) or they hound you relentlessly with rubbish jobs, telling you your CV is an excellent match. Until they hear what salary you want them to match.

There was a 'vacancy' advertised on behalf of an agency on Jobcentre Plus the other day to undergo training to be an at-home call-answerer for catalogue companies. Among the gobbledegook they were paying minimum wage and taking a small *cough* splutter* fee out of your wages to pay for the training. How did this ever make it on to their site??

And breathe...

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Ive been registered with a couple of agencies now for over a year, and although Im lucky enough not to need them, I havent heard a peep for either of them.

 

So where are all the jobs they are supposed to have on their books!!!

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I did actually get a really good job via an agency in 2004, until I found out the director was swindling the company and I quit. But that's another story. :|

 

Funnily enough, the most rubbish and unappealing job adverts are for staff to work in employment agencies. It's almost as though they're trying to apologise before you've even clicked on the page. I truly think they will become more hated than estate agents and traffic wardens.

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