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Top five employment law developments of 2018

It has been another busy year for employers and HR professionals with a number ofView Article

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Employment law reforms on the horizon

The Government has announced a series of proposed changes to employment law.  The announcement takesView Article

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Employment law
part-time

Less favourable treatment of a part-time employee?

A part-time worker has the right not to be treated by their employer less favourablyView Article

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Is veganism protected by the Equality Act?

The Equality Act prohibits discrimination because of religion or belief.  “Belief” means any religious orView Article

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Veganism
tendency to steal

Is it discrimination to dismiss for a “tendency to steal”?

A person has a disability under the Equality Act if they have a physical orView Article

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Is office banter harassment?

Harassment under the Equality Act 2010 is unwanted conduct related to a relevant protected characteristicView Article

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harassment
Sexual harassment

Sexual harassment in the workplace – Employment law update on 22 January 2019

WITH MASTERCLASS ON AVOIDING AND DEALING WITH SEXUAL HARASSMENT IN THE WORKPLACE THE BARN ATView Article

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Is it unfair to withhold evidence from a disciplinary panel?

Where an employee is dismissed for misconduct, in the event of a claim of unfairView Article

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disciplinary
Whistleblowing

Can an individual be personally liable for a whistleblowing dismissal?

An employee has the right not to be subjected to a detriment for making aView Article

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Is an employer liable for the actions of an employee at an after-work party?

Employers can be liable for the wrongdoing committed by an employee where there is sufficientView Article

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vicarious
ethnicity pay

Should employers be required to report ethnicity pay data?

The Government has published consultation on requiring employers to publish their ethnicity pay figures. OneView Article

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What is a philosophical belief?

The Equality Act prohibits discrimination because of religion or belief.  “Belief” means any religious orView Article

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philosophical belief

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