Employment e-news

Employer who dismissed sexual harassment ordered to pay £24,000

Napthens - November 2nd 2018
The Employment Tribunal has recently heard a case which was struck out in 2015 for failure to pay tribunal fees. However, since the Supreme Court ruling in 2017 abolishing tribunal fees, the Claimant (W) had her case re-instated.
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Law Commission consults on tribunal claims limit

Napthens - November 2nd 2018
Last month the Law Commission launched a consultation which seeks to investigate the jurisdictions of the Employment Tribunal, Employment Appeal Tribunal and the Civil Courts in employment and discrimination matters.
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Does giving notice amount to an unambiguous act of resignation?

Napthens - November 2nd 2018
When does giving notice become an unambiguous act of resignation when dealing with employees looking to move jobs within a company or group structure?
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New ACAS guidance on employment references

Napthens - September 25th 2018
ACAS has recently released new guidance surrounding employment references and what should and should not be included.
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Pilot used Star Wars character as his reference

Napthens - September 25th 2018
An employment tribunal has recently heard a case bought by Mr M, a former West Atlantic employee, who resigned after it was discovered he used a fake reference.
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Temporary workers and their rights

Napthens - September 25th 2018
With the busy Christmas season just around the corner, many employers will be looking to take on temporary workers, we look at why you may want to take this approach and how temporary staff differ from full-time staff.
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