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Five important employment law cases in 2016… and five more to come

Your annual summer round-up of the most important employment law cases 2016 has seen so far, and those still to come…

RBS sets gender diversity targets above Davies recommendations

RBS has pledged to get at least 30% female representation in its most senior roles across each of its business...

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Gibbs v Leeds United: £330k for football club’s breach of contract

The High Court held that the presence of commercial exit discussions between a football club and an assistant manager during...


Employee notice periods: take part in our survey

XpertHR is running a short benchmarking survey on employee notice periods, focusing on resignations outside the probationary period.
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Sports Direct’s business model treats workers like commodities and “without dignity”

Sports Direct is founded on a business model that enables the majority of workers to be treated “without dignity or...

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Public sector: English language requirement code of practice published

The Government has published a draft code of practice to help public-sector employers prepare for the requirement for customer-facing workers...


Personnel Today Awards 2016 shortlist announced

Personnel Today has announced the shortlist for its 2016 Awards, following much deliberation from our team of expert judges.



Legal Q&A: Can employees carry over annual leave?

Employers often face the thorny issue of whether or not employees can carry over annual leave into the next leave...


The heat is on: six summer employment issues

With temperatures set to hit the high 20-degrees this week, employers may have to deal with a raft of summer...

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PROMOTED | Following the new Prime Minister’s reshuffle, it was announced that new Education Secretary, Justine Greening...

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