amazon

Amazon delivery firms face legal challenge ov ...

06 Jun 2018

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Amazon delivery firms face legal challenge over driver’s rights The GMB is taking legal action on behalf of members working f ...

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holiday entitlement

The number of employees failing to use their ...

30 May 2018

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The number of employees failing to use their holiday entitlement is on the rise It is reported only 40% of UK employees took ...

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our time

'Our Time’ scheme set to get more females int ...

17 May 2018

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'Our Time’ scheme set to get more females into senior roles   The Mayor of London has launched a new programme, “Our Tim ...

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refund

Asda employee unfairly dismissed for receivin ...

11 May 2018

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Asda employee unfairly dismissed for receiving an increased refund Asda have unfairly dismissed a worker after failing to fol ...

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hermes

Hermes faces new gig economy legal challenge ...

04 May 2018

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Hermes faces new gig economy legal challenge over worker rights A leading union is taking an employment tribunal case against ...

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AI

HR needs to introduce AI to boost productivit ...

20 Apr 2018

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HR needs to introduce AI to boost productivity The House of Lords committee has recommended adopting technology would be tran ...

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DWP worker who received a warning for having ...

13 Apr 2018

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DWP worker who received a warning for having an asthma attack at work wins £26,000   A worker who received a warning fro ...

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gender pay gap

Gender Pay Gap: Eight in ten organisations pa ...

05 Apr 2018

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Gender Pay Gap: Eight in ten organisations pay their male staff more than females The deadlines for both private and public s ...

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EHRC

The EHRC reveals organisations will receive u ...

29 Mar 2018

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The EHRC reveals organisations will receive unlimited fines for missing the gender pay deadline The Equality and Human Rights ...

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whistleblower

Whistleblower exposes Cambridge Analytica and ...

22 Mar 2018

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Whistleblower exposes Cambridge Analytica and Facebook Facebook is facing criticism over how social media user’s data, was us ...

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tribunal

Employment tribunal claims increase by 90%

16 Mar 2018

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Employment tribunal claims increase by 90% According to the new Ministry of Justice latest statistics, the abolishment of emp ...

256
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drugs

Drugs and alcohol policies in the workplace

08 Mar 2018

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Drugs and alcohol policies in the workplace A British parliamentary committee has reported that former professional road and ...

246
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health

Employers need to create health and wellbeing ...

02 Mar 2018

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Employers need to create health and wellbeing strategies for the future A new report by the British Safety Council (BSC) and ...

251
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harassment

Government launches inquiry into sexual haras ...

23 Feb 2018

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Government launches inquiry into sexual harassment in the workplace A government committee has revealed they are launching a ...

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internships

Government launches ‘crackdown’ on unpaid int ...

15 Feb 2018

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Government launches ‘crackdown’ on unpaid internships The government has announced, “unpaid internships should not exist, and ...

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tesco

Tesco set to pay £4 billion in equal pay clai ...

09 Feb 2018

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Tesco set to pay £4 billion in equal pay claim Leigh Day, Manchester based law firm, have recently launched legal action. The ...

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cancer

A finance manager gained £17,000 fraudulently ...

01 Feb 2018

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A finance manager gained £17,000 fraudulently from her employer by faking cancer Not only did Teresa Clay lie about having te ...

359
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whistleblowing

‘Schoolboy error’ for primary school as whist ...

25 Jan 2018

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‘Schoolboy error’ for primary school as whistleblowing dinner lady receives £45,000 payout A dinner lady has won £45,000 for ...

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carillion

Carillion’s collapse leaves thousands of empl ...

18 Jan 2018

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Carillion’s collapse leaves thousands of employees jobless The UK’s second biggest construction company, Carillion, has gone ...

259
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gender pay

One in ten organisations will not meet their ...

12 Jan 2018

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One in ten organisations will not meet their gender pay reporting deadline Experts have warned employers could face serious r ...

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facebook

Facebook accused of discriminating against ol ...

04 Jan 2018

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Facebook accused of discriminating against older workers in job advertisements Facebook has been accused of age discriminatio ...

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diversity

How HP is creating diversity

04 Jan 2018

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How HP is creating diversity Having an inclusive and diverse culture within the workplace is an essential aspect of people ma ...

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dyson

Chief Executive at Dyson sued for leaking com ...

20 Dec 2017

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Chief Executive at Dyson sued for leaking company secrets Dyson is suing its former chief executive over claims he leaked the ...

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tribunal

Employment Tribunal claims increase by 120%

20 Dec 2017

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Employment Tribunal claims increase by 120% The number of Employment Tribunal claims has tripled since the abolishment of the ...

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Government names and shames UK employers for ...

14 Dec 2017

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Government names and shames UK employers for underpaying staff Primark and Sports Direct are among those named for paying the ...

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technology

HPC Law: How will new technology support UK b ...

07 Dec 2017

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UK Must Prepare For the 4th Industrial Revolution How will new technology support UK business growth? An independent report p ...

441
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rail fares

UK rail fares set to increase by 3.4% in 2018 ...

07 Dec 2017

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UK rail fares set to increase by 3.4% in 2018 – who will it affect? UK rail fares are set to increase by 3.4% on Tuesday 2nd ...

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gig economy

HPC Law: The Gig Economy

04 Dec 2017

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The Gig Economy The Employment Appeal Tribunal this month upheld a decision last year that ruled two Uber taxi drivers were w ...

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HR

Who’s nailed their HR?...YOU!

02 Dec 2017

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Who’s nailed their HR?...YOU! Many businesses are now seeing the benefits of HR and marketing departments joining forces, to ...

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outsourced

Outsourced workers launch landmark legal chal ...

30 Nov 2017

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Outsourced workers launch landmark legal challenge over pay and the conditions under which they work Outsourced workers at th ...

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employment tribunal fees

HPC Law: Employment Tribunal fees update

28 Nov 2017

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Employment Tribunal Fees November update Following the Supreme Court's ruling in July this year to overturn the decision - as ...

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deliveroo

Deliveroo wins right to not give their courie ...

27 Nov 2017

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Deliveroo wins right to not give their couriers minimum wage or holiday pay British food delivery company, Deliveroo has won ...

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uber

Uber loses appeal over employment rights

27 Nov 2017

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Uber loses appeal over employment rights With much press attention, the global transportation technology company, Uber, has l ...

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budget

Autumn Budget 2017: How will HR be affected?

23 Nov 2017

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Autumn Budget 2017: How will HR be affected? Chancellor Philip Hammond has announced the Autumn Budget, which reveals what th ...

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prince

British Council worker fired for calling Prin ...

09 Nov 2017

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British Council worker fired for calling Prince George “the face of white privilege” A former senior manager at the British C ...

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LGBT

LGBT workers bullied because of their sexual ...

02 Nov 2017

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LGBT workers bullied because of their sexual identity A recent survey has revealed two in five LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual a ...

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female

Female employee takes legal action against BP ...

02 Nov 2017

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Female employee takes legal action against BP for being ‘funny’ A female BP employee claimed her female employer told her “wo ...

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annual leave

Annual leave mix up leaves office workers wit ...

27 Oct 2017

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Annual leave mix up leaves office workers with £30,000 An employment tribunal heard in Central London, awarded two office wor ...

516
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TUPE

TUPE and Employee Reinstatement

26 Oct 2017

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TUPE and Employee Reinstatement Where there has been a TUPE transfer, and prior to that transfer, an employee of the transfer ...

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British Airways

HPC Law | Ahir v British Airways plc 2017

26 Oct 2017

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Ahir v British Airways plc 2017 The Claimant employee, Mr Ahir, was employed on a fixed-term by the Respondent employer. &nbs ...

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Employment Tribunal Fees

Employment Tribunal Fees Update | November 20 ...

26 Oct 2017

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Employment Tribunal Fees Update November 2017 Justice Minister Dominic Raab has finally announced there is to be some movemen ...

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sexual harassment

Sexual harassment - What can HR learn from th ...

19 Oct 2017

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Sexual harassment - What can HR learn from the Harvey Weinstein case? More than a dozen women have accused Harvey Weinstein o ...

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union

Union launches legal action for Monarch emplo ...

12 Oct 2017

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Union launches legal action for Monarch employees Britain’s largest union, Unite, has launched legal action for more than 1,8 ...

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TK Maxx

TK Maxx – Employee wins tribunal after ‘fight ...

06 Oct 2017

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TK Maxx – Employee wins tribunal after ‘fight’ with customer Ali Sadeghi had worked for TK Maxx for 13 years and had worked h ...

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religious dress code

Religious dress code in the workplace

28 Sep 2017

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Religious dress code in the workplace Religious dress code is a topic that comes up a lot with our clients and can be a very ...

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dismissal

Dismissals – An employee wins a tribunal for ...

28 Sep 2017

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Dismissals – An employee wins a tribunal for unfair dismissal A care support worker who was unfairly dismissed has won an emp ...

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Apprenticeships

UK businesses remain slow to understand the e ...

26 Sep 2017

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UK businesses remain slow to understand the effect of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)   According to a re ...

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Bradbury vs BBC

Bradbury v British Broadcasting Corporation ( ...

26 Sep 2017

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Bradbury v British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) – Court of Appeal   In the recent Court of Appeal case before Lady Jus ...

390
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Ryanair

HPC Law: Problems at Ryanair

26 Sep 2017

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Problems at Ryanair Budget airline Ryanair has been in the news for all the wrong reasons of late, and appear to be fighting ...

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Employment tribunals

Employment Tribunals - The Importance of Gett ...

26 Sep 2017

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More Haste, Less Speed?  The Importance of Getting it Right   Employment Practitioners have often looked on quizzically ...

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