Practice Notes: Employment

Without access to justice, the law is a dead letter

Snigdha Nag examines the Supreme Court’s landmark decision which finally quashed the coalition government’s controversial employment tribuna

31 Jul 2017

Why Taylor’s vital report must not go to waste

Lindsey Knowles considers the key recommendations of the Taylo

31 Jul 2017

Paralegal loses sex discrimination claim after failing to attend hearings

Conduct represents ‘at best, a fundamental misunderstanding and at worst a serious lack of respect for the tribunal process,’ say

27 Jul 2017

Government reminded of rule of law in Supreme Court decision quashing tribunal fees

Employment tribunal fees had made access to justice unaffordable, justice

26 Jul 2017

How to advise on settlement agreements

Andrew Gray offers some tips on best practice for solicitors acting for both employers an

25 Jul 2017

Against the odds

The Taylor Review recommendations are the opportunity for the government to demonstrate it can secure high levels of protection for UK workers. Jean-Yves G

19 Jul 2017

Taylor Review calls for reform of ‘unfair’ employment tribunal procedure

Independent review recommends scrapping tribunal issue fees and calls for new ‘dependent contractor

11 Jul 2017

Baggage allowance

Domonique McRae discusses the decision in Swissport Ltd on whether a ‘period’ costs award may be made when a party has entered into

11 Jul 2017

Swansea solicitor loses employment claim against legal aid firm

Constructive dismissal, age discrimination, and breach of contract claims dismissed b

21 Jun 2017

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