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Gender pay gap begins just one year after graduation

2017-07-14

The Department of Education has published data that suggests women graduates are paid less than male graduates despite studying the same subject in the same

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Directors backlash after informing staff to vote Tory

2017-07-13

Two Managing Directors have been criticised in the lead up to the election after reportedly telling staff that their jobs were at risk if they

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ICO publishes updated subject access code of practice

2017-07-12

 

The Information Commissioner's Office (ICO) has updated its subject access code of practice to reflect developments in recent Court of Appeal judgments.

 

Organisations should find this

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Male employee succeeds in discrimination claim for shared parental pay

2017-07-11

In this case, the tribunal appears to take the view that, beyond the compulsory maternity leave period, men and women are in the same position

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Dismissal fair despite employer's failure to provide witness evidence of appeal stage at tribunal

2017-07-10

It is common practice for employers to call a member of a dismissal appeal panel to give evidence at an unfair dismissal tribunal hearing. This

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ICO warns businesses to prepare with one year to go until the GDPR

2017-06-13

The Information Commissioner (ICO) has warned businesses that there's no time to delay in preparing for "the biggest change to data protection law for a

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Union membership falls to lowest level since records began

2017-06-12

The Office for National Statistics (ONS) has announced that the number of union members is at an all-time low of 6.2 million. According to the

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Redundancy following sickness absence was not discrimination arising from disability (EAT)

2017-06-09

In a recent case the Employment Appeal Tribunal gave guidance on the test for discrimination arising from disability.

Background

Discrimination arising from disability occurs where both:

A treats

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Employers begin to publish gender pay gap data on government website

2017-05-15

Employers have begun to publish their gender pay gap information on the government's gender pay gap data website.

 

Click here to access the recent report:

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Government publishes response to report on high heels and workplace dress codes

2017-05-12

The government has published its response to the House of Commons Petitions Committee and Women and Equalities Committee joint report on dress codes in the

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