Topic: Employment law

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Employment law update: Time limits for reasonable adjustment tribunal cases
info 3-Mar-2009 10:36
The Court of Appeal has issued an important judgement potentially restricting the time limits for presenting tribunal claims for a failure to make reasonable adjustments under the Disability Discrimination Act.

Employment law update: Equal pay and seniority-based pay – Christine Wilson v HSE
info 19-Dec-2008 11:35
The EAT found that the employment tribunal in Christine Wilson v HSE had been too restrictive in its interpretation of the earlier European Court of Justice decision. They held that in determining if the claimant could establish serious doubt in the appropriateness of the pay system, the tribunal must consider the manner in which seniority is applied and they should take account of the length of the pay scale.

Annual report: Prospect annual report 2007
info 31-Mar-2008 16:42
Prospect's annual report and accounts for the year ending 31 December 2007.

Employment law update: Age discrimination and redundancy pay
info 6-Aug-2008 10:53
The Employment Appeal Tribunal has given judgment in two cases on the issue of age-related redundancy payments and has provided guidance to tribunals on how to approach the justification of direct age discrimination under the Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 (the Age Regulations.)

Employment law update: Industrial action, collective agreements and the European dimension
info 30-Apr-2008 10:36
This update looks at three recent judgements from the European Court of Justice which are extremely worrying in respect of unions’ rights to take industrial action and to protect terms and conditions of employment under collective agreements, where workers are sent to work from one member state to another.

Members' guide: Members' guide to equality at work
info 24-Feb-2017 00:00
An overview of the legal rights that relate to equal opportunities at work as at August 2020.

Employment law briefing: Mobility obligations
info 20-Jan-2010 00:00
This briefing looks at mobility obligations

Members' guide: Harassment and bullying
info 28-Sep-2017 00:00
This guide aims to raise awareness of what constitutes unacceptable behaviour and advise members and reps on how to deal with it. It covers: the different kinds of harassment and bullying, the law; employers’ duties and negotiating a policy.