Is travel time, ‘Working time’? : Episode 32

September 18, 2015 by joe

Will Working Time include time spent travelling from home to the first job of the day for mobile workers? This weeks’ episode of the podcast features the case of Federación de Servicios Privados del sindicato Comisiones Obreras v Tyco Integrated Security SL and another, a European Court of Justice case about what constitutes working time […]


The New Fit for Work Scheme: Episode 31

September 11, 2015 by joe

The Fit For Work Referral Scheme Launches for Employers Monday 7th September 2015 saw the roll out of the new Fit for Work Scheme for Employers to make referrals about their employees who are absent on sick leave. In this weeks episode I give you a run down on how it will work. In this […]


Employment Law News Round Up: Episode 30

September 4, 2015 by joe

A round up of Employment Law in the News There have been several topics in the news recently which I will touch upon and bring you more information and my opinion in this weeks’ episode. In this episode I will cover: The proposal to abolish Employment Tribunal Fees in Scotland. The outcome of Unisons challenge […]


An interview with Nicole Le Maire: Episode 29

August 28, 2015 by joe

  Nicole Le Maire  – CEO of The People Engine & Co-Author of The Female Leader In this weeks’ episode of the Podcast I interview Nicole Le Maire a global HR professional who runs her own business. About Nicole Nicole is the proud CEO of The People Engine Ltd. with the brands New to HR […]


Settlement Agreements: Episode 28

August 21, 2015 by joe

An introduction to Settlement Agreements? Following a request from a listener I bring you an introduction to Settlement Agreements and particularly the legal requirements for a binding Settlement Agreement. In this episode you will learn: What a Settlement Agreement is. When Settlement Agreements are used. Who proposes a Settlement Agreement. What the legal requirements are […]


An introduction to TUPE: Episode 27

August 7, 2015 by joe

  Part 1 – What does TUPE mean? In this episode of the podcast I bring you the first in a series of podcasts about the notoriously complicated area of law, The Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations. In this episode you will learn: What TUPE means. When TUPE applies. Why it is a […]