Parliament update – Election results and the impact on employment law legislation

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Parliament update – Election results and the impact on employment law legislation   Prime Minister Theresa May has reshuffled her cabinet in the wake of mounting pressure on her position following the poor Conservative performance in the general election.   Despite rumours of attempts to oust her as PM both from opposition and her own… Continue reading

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General Election manifesto digest – a breakdown for HR professionals

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General Election manifesto digest – a breakdown for HR professionals     HR Review have gathered a basic breakdown for HR Professionals about some of the proposals regarding employment by the political parties vying for victory at the election on June the 8th.   Hours & Pay Labour: The Labour party have proposed to ban zero-hours… Continue reading

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Conservatives pledge better employee representation on company boards

Conservatives pledge better employee representation on company boards   A new Conservative government would require listed companies to ensure the interests of their employees are sufficiently represented at board level, according to the party’s manifesto. The commitment is one of several proposals put forward by the party to ensure that boards “take account of the… Continue reading

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Labour party manifesto focuses on employment rights

__ – – The Labour party’s election manifesto was released this week and focuses on expanding employment rights in the UK. Among the new initiatives they will bring in include banning zero-hours contracts and raise the minimum wage in its manifesto released ahead of the June general election. – The manifesto also includes a pledge… Continue reading

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Theresa May promises workplace reforms in new manifesto

Theresa May promises workplace reforms in new manifesto   Theresa May has promised to provide the biggest expansion of workers rights by any Conservative government in history if they win next month’s election. – The upcoming manifesto will release 11 pledges of workplace reforms, which promises to solidify laws currently guaranteed by the EU after… Continue reading

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