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Gender pay gap begins just one year after graduation


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


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



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


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


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


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


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)


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


Discrimination arising from disability occurs where both:

A treats

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Employers begin to publish gender pay gap data on government website


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


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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