Disciplinary procedures: Episode 11

November 20, 2014 by joe

  The problem with getting Disciplinary procedures wrong In this episode of the Podcast I give you a summary of a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal case within which the issue of procedural irregularities with a disciplinary procedure were discussed. In this case the employee Mrs Old was dismissed in a career ending decision by her […]

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How much should I pay during holidays?

November 6, 2014 by joe

Following the recent Employment Appeal Decision: How much do I have to pay employees on holiday? Following the news this week you may be scratching your head and asking yourself how much should I pay during holidays to employees? This episode of the podcast deals with this question. If you are an employer your attention […]

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Unfair Dismissal Compensation: Deductions

October 21, 2014 by joe

Compensation & Deductions  In this episode 9 of the HR & Employment Law Podcast I bring you a summary of a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal Case, Contract Bottlling Ltd v Cave and McNaughton. In which the Appeal Tribunal gave a very helpful judgement on the way in which deductions from unfair dismissal compensation should be […]

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What should be included on Wage slips? : Episode 8

October 9, 2014 by joe

  In this episode 8 of the HR & Employment Law Podcast I bring you a summary of a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal Case, Mr Ridge v HM Land Registry. In which Mr Ridge pursued a claim against the Land Registry for their failure to include itemised details of deductions from his wages on his […]

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The right to take time off for Antenatal Appointments: Episode 7

September 25, 2014 by joe

Time off to attend up to two antenatal appointments with a pregnant woman From the 1st October 2014 eligible employees and agency workers will be able to take unpaid time off work to accompany a pregnant woman to two antenatal appointments, and there will also be a protection from suffering a detriment or being dismissed […]

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Disability Discrimination & Reasonable Adjustments: Episode 5

September 19, 2014 by joe

In this Episode 5 of the Employment Law and HR Podcast I bring you a summary of a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal case where the issue of reasonable adjustments was discussed and analysed. The case is called ‘North Lancashire Teaching Primary Care NHS Trust v Howorth’ and the decision of the Appeal Tribunal was recently […]

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