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Nov
22
2010

Will you send your employees abroad?

Prime Minister David Cameron and Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao recently witnessed the signing of a deal worth £750 million for Rolls Royce at the UK-China Summit.   China is the world`s..

Nov
18
2010

Will you send your employees abroad?

Prime Minister David Cameron and Chinese Prime Minister Wen Jiabao recently witnessed the signing of a deal worth £750 million for Rolls Royce at the UK-China Summit.   China is the world`s..

Nov
18
2010

Socio-economic duty scrapped but Government backs flexible working for all

The Government has decided to abandon implementation of the "socio-economic" duty, which was to come into force under the Equality Act. This proposed duty was part of Harriet Harman`s Equalities..

Nov
15
2010

Woman who claimed the way she was treated by her employer was worse than suffering from cancer wins £8,000

Sandra Goad, who had battled breast cancer in 2001, was awarded £8,000 in damages from Relate, her former employer, by the Leeds employment tribunal. Ms Goad resigned after an 18 month..

Nov
12
2010

Lap Dancer loses unfair dismissal claim

Nadine Quashie had brought an unfair dismissal claim against Stringfellows after she was let go in December 2008. However the Tribunal found it had no jurisdiction to hear the claim..

Nov
10
2010

Redundancy Selection - evidence to support scores

In the case of Pinewood Repro Ltd T/A County Print v Page UKEAT/0028/10/SM, the Claimant alleged that his employer failed to provide him with an adequate explanation of why he..

Nov
10
2010

TUPE

The European Court has handed down its decision in Albron Catering v FNV Bondgenoten Roest.  This case afforded protection to employees who were assigned on a permanent basis to an..

Nov
10
2010

Return to 2 year qualifying period for unfair dismissal?

The Government`s "enterprise tsar", Lord Young, has confirmed that he will be consulting over making changes to unfair dismissal law, including the possibility of putting the qualifying period for bringing..

Nov
10
2010

Holiday pay whilst on sick leave - the saga continues

In Souter v Royal College of Nursing Scotland ETS/106313/10 the Scottish ET considered the issue of whether an employee was entitled to payment for previous annual leave years on the..

Nov
05
2010

Back Small Business - the Government`s 6 point strategy.

Now is a good time for SMEs to put the Government to the test in its commitment to "Back Small Business", set out in its strategy document with that title,..



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