Tag Archive: discrimination

Reasonable adjustment

Does a failure to make reasonable adjustments in a dismissal process mean that the dismissal is unfair?

To successfully defend an unfair dismissal claim, an employer will need to show that thereView Article

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THE NEW NORMAL: THE IMPACT OF COVID ON THE WORKING RELATIONSHIP – EMPLOYMENT LAW UPDATE ON 5 JULY 2022

WITH WORKSHOP INCLUDING INTERACTIVE CASE STUDIES TUESDAY 5 JULY 2022 – 10.30 A.M. TO 3.00View Article

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new normal
long COVID

Is long COVID a disability?

According to official statistics published on 6 May 2022, an estimated 1.8 million people livingView Article

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Hot desking – a warning for employers

The pandemic has led to many employers introducing changes to the way in which employeesView Article

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Hot desking
time limit

Does raising a grievance extend time for issuing a Tribunal Claim?

A claim of discrimination in the Employment Tribunal must be brought within three months ofView Article

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Top five cases of 2021

It has been another busy year for employers and HR professionals.  Employers have been dealingView Article

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Top five cases
Deemed disability

What is a deemed disability?

The Equality Act 2010 prohibits discrimination in employment in respect of nine protected characteristics, including disability.  AView Article

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What is the penalty for breaching the ACAS Code of Practice?

The ACAS Code of Practice on disciplinary and grievance procedures (ACAS Code) provides practical guidance to employersView Article

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retirement age

Is a compulsory retirement age justified?

An employer operating a compulsory retirement age may be at risk of facing claims ofView Article

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How should employers deal with allegations of sexual harassment at work?

The Fawcett Society has published a report, “Tackling sexual harassment in the workplace: recommendations forView Article

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sexual harassment