Judith Paterson

  • New social security powers in Scotland

    Issue 251 (April 2016)
    article

    Judith Paterson looks at proposals to use new social security powers in Scotland.

  • Contribution conditions for ESA and JSA

    Issue 219 (December 2010)
    article

    Judith Paterson describes the new, stricter national insurance contribution conditions for employment and support allowance (ESA) and jobseeker’s allowance (JSA) from November 2010.

  • ESA claimants and housing benefit

    Issue 208 (February 2009)
    article

    Judith Paterson looks at changes to housing benefit (HB) and council tax benefit (CTB) applicable amounts for employment and support allowance (ESA) claimants and considers some better-off issues.