zero hours contracts

Guidance on zero hours contracts

Zero hours contracts are usually taken to be contracts under which an employer is underView Article

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Requirement to reveal the gender pay gap

From next year, companies employing over 250 people will have to reveal gender pay gapView Article

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gender pay gap
Easter holidays

Easter – more bank holidays this year?

Have you ever wondered how the dates on which Easter falls are determined?  The ancientView Article

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Collective Redundancies – form HR1

Recent press reports regarding the criminal prosecution of directors have highlighted the importance of informingView Article

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Form HR1
working grandparents

Time off for working grandparents

Time off for working grandparents looks likely to become a reality. The Chancellor of theView Article

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Government clamps down on public sector exit payments

The government intends to clamp down on public sector exit payments. Earlier this year theView Article

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public sector payments

Woman succeeds in caste discrimination claim

The question of caste discrimination has been considered by parliament on several occasions, there isView Article

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Government to regulate use of the term ‘apprentice’

The Enterprise Bill, which had its first reading in the House of Lords yesterday, willView Article

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working time

Working time – travel time

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) has decided that peripatetic workers travelling from home toView Article

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Government plans to improve minimum wage compliance

The government have announced a series of measures aimed at improving  compliance with the nationalView Article

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High Court considers the right to be accompanied

The High Court has held that a university breached the implied term of trust andView Article

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Trade union bill not backed by evidence

A large number of academics in the field of industrial relations have criticised the government’sView Article

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Trade union bill