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Mental health first aiders
19
Mar
2019

One way in which employers can support their workforce when it comes to mental health is by introducing Mental Health First Aiders.

International Women's Day 2019
8
Mar
2019

In celebration of International Women’s Day 2019, it’s a perfect time for organisations to reflect on the women in their workforce & ensuring equality.

Sleep-in workers
18
Feb
2019

The care sector has been plunged back into uncertainty following the Supreme Court’s decision last week to allow an appeal against the Court of Appeal’s decision about sleep-in workers and minimum wage payments.

Snow day | Employer
30
Jan
2019

Partner of LA Employment team, Catharine Geddes, explains exactly what employer responsibilities are when snow day disruption hits a business.

work life balance
5
Oct
2018

This week is National Work Life Week and the aim is to achieve awareness and improvement in relation to wellbeing at work and promoting a work-life balance.

The issue of data security has again taken centre stage after the High Court recently held Morrisons Supermarket to be vicariously liable for a rogue employee’s deliberate disclosure of co-workers’ personal data
15
May
2018

The issue of data security has again taken centre stage after the High Court recently held Morrisons Supermarket to be vicariously liable for a rogue employee’s deliberate disclosure of co-workers’ personal data.

can an employer monitor staff without infringing privacy
15
Jan
2018

The question of where the boundary lies between an employer’s need to monitor staff and an employee’s right to privacy has once again landed at the European Court of Human Rights’ door.

Employee Dismissal
22
Dec
2017

The end of last month saw the Employment Appeal Tribunal rule that an employer had unfairly dismissed an employee for failing to present evidence of their right to work.

employment law round up 2017
14
Dec
2017

As the end of 2017 draws near, we’ve looked back on some of the significant changes and employment tribunal decisions of the year in the employment and HR world!

Employment Tribunal fees refund
24
Oct
2017

Following our last update on the Supreme Court’s judgment, which quashed the decision to impose fees in the Employment Tribunal and Employment Appeal Tribunal, the M o J has announced the opening stage of its fees refund scheme.