Tag Archive: employment law

Collective bargaining

Is imposing a pay deal an inducement to forgo collective bargaining?

A worker who is a member of a recognised Trade Union can issue a claimView Article

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Can an employer use agency staff to replace striking workers?

The Government has announced changes to legislation that will enable businesses to supply skilled agencyView Article

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Agency workers
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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Can an employee dismissed for redundancy be awarded an uplift in compensation due to breach of the ACAS Code?

The ACAS Code of Practice on Disciplinary and Grievance Procedures applies to disciplinary and grievanceView Article

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ACAS Code
early conciliation

Can an employee submit an early conciliation certificate after they have issued their Claim?

An individual must follow the ACAS early conciliation procedure before they can issue most ClaimsView 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
Automatically unfair dismissal

Is it automatically unfair to dismiss for failure to attend work due to COVID concerns?

A dismissal is automatically unfair if the reason for the dismissal is that the employeeView Article

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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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long COVID
last straw

Can the ‘last straw’ lead to a constructive dismissal?

An employee with more than two years’ service has the right to resign and claimView 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