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Oct
13
2017

Mental Health Week 2017: tackling the stigma of mental health in the workplace

The 10th October marked World Mental Health Day and this year’s theme was ‘mental health in the workplace’...

Oct
13
2017

Modern Slavery: is your organisation doing all it should to comply?

The Modern Slavery Act requires all businesses with an annual global turnover at least £36 million to produce a modern slavery statement each year. It should include details of what..

Oct
11
2017

Could employment status uncertainty put your restructure plans at risk?

As anyone who has ever been involved in a restructure exercise will testify, it is often a complex and time-consuming process. Unfortunately, the current uncertainty on employment status, evidenced by..

Oct
04
2017

Up to 20% of minimum wage workers are underpaid

The Low Pay Commission, which advises the government on minimum wage levels, has released its annual report. ..

Sep
22
2017

Uber and Out?

In recent months, set-backs and negative press have been common for Taxi hailing App Uber, but the latest blow may be terminal for their business in London...

Sep
01
2017

Government proposes new requirements for companies to reveal pay ratio between bosses and workers

The government has announced a series of reforms aimed at increasing boardroom accountability and enhancing trust in business. ..

Aug
18
2017

Passport to Supreme Court for Pimlico Plumbers

Last week in Gascoigne v Addison Lee an Employment Tribunal decided that a cycle courier was a worker and not self-employed. Following the pattern emerging from other similar cases, the..

Aug
11
2017

You can divvy up damages for psychiatric injury where appropriate

The Court of Appeal has rejected a previous judgment which suggested that damages for psychiatric injury in the Employment Tribunal are always indivisible. ..

Aug
04
2017

Voluntary overtime included in holiday pay...

In Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council v Willetts and others the EAT has ruled that payments for voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay calculations...

Aug
04
2017

Good Work?

The Taylor Review: proposals and potential impact on businesses and those that work for them..



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