Recommendations by the employment tribunal

June 21st, 2019

Recommendations by the employment tribunal Under the Equality Act 2010.

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EAT overturns strike out of health and safety dismissal claim

June 21st, 2019

The EAT has overturned an employment tribunal’s decision to strike out a claim for automatically unfair constructive dismissal on the grounds that it was not properly pleaded.

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Right to Suspend

June 21st, 2019

Where an employee is accused of serious misconduct, employers may be tempted to suspend the person in question whilst deciding what to do next.

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Is it discriminatory to offer your female staff enhanced maternity pay but to not offer the same enhanced terms to your male employees taking shared parental leave?

June 21st, 2019

Is it discriminatory to offer your female staff enhanced maternity pay but to not offer enhanced terms to your male employees taking shared parental leave?

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Disability and dismissal

June 21st, 2019

Employers are reminded that they need to take into account an employee’s disability, at all stages of the dismissal process.

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Facebook reveals details of digital currency Libra

June 20th, 2019

Facebook reveals details of digital currency Libra. An interesting move frmo the social media giant.

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NDAs – the story continues

June 14th, 2019

A recent report by The Women and Equalities Committee (WESC) has criticised the use of non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) to protect those accused of discrimination and harassment.

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What employment lessons can be learnt from the collapse of Arcadia?

June 12th, 2019

It goes without saying that if a retailer is facing administration and store closure, job losses are expected. For employers in this situation, there are some best practice steps they can follow to ensure that the risk of employee-related legal action is minimised in the process.

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What is considered suitable clothing in the modern workplace?

June 6th, 2019

Not only is it helpful, it is also necessary, for employers to adopt a dress code policy. Regardless of how relaxed a company is.

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Joelson advises Clarion Events on the acquisition of Chinese events company

May 30th, 2019

Joelson has advised its long-standing client Clarion Events on the acquisition of Chinese event company Media 10 (Shanghai) Exhibition Company Limited.

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