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EAT "re-writes" section 188 of the Trade Union Labour Relations (Consolidation) Act 1992 so that 20 or more proposed redundancies no longer need to be at "one establishment"

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • July 29 2013

The requirement that proposed redundancies of 20 or more within a 90 day period must occur "at one establishment" has received lots of attention in

Compensation for constructive dismissal

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • October 26 2009

The Court of Appeal has held in Stuart Peters Ltd v Bell 2009 EWCA Civ 938 that allowances can be made for sums earned by an individual during what would have been their notice period in cases of constructive dismissal

The use of surveillance film in disciplinary proceedings

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • May 31 2011

Where surveillance film is relied upon as evidence of the fairness of an employee's dismissal, footage should be examined by an expert and any investigation should be fairly and thoroughly undertaken

Pensions issues in European mergers and acquisitions

  • Jones Day
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  • Belgium, France, Germany, Italy, United Kingdom, USA
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  • November 28 2007

Pensions-related issues have long been a major concern in M&A transactions in the United States

European Court of Justice rules that disability discrimination by association is unlawful

  • Jones Day
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • September 10 2008

The European Court of Justice (“ECJ”) issued its ruling in the case of Coleman v Attridge Law & Steve Law (ECT C-30306), in which Ms. Coleman sought to bring a claim that she had been discriminated against by her employer contrary to the U.K.’s Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (“DDA”) because of her responsibilities relating to the care of her disabled son

Age discrimination and pensions

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 30 2007

The Employment Equality (Age) Regulations 2006 came into effect on 1 October 2006

Occupational pension schemes - member-nominated trustees and directors

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 23 2007

The requirements for occupational pension schemes to have member-nominated trustees (“MNTs”) or, for sole trustee companies, to have member-nominated directors (“MNDs”) have been amended by the Pensions Act 2004 (the “Act”) and the associated Occupational Pension Schemes (Member-Nominated Trustees and Directors) Regulations 2006

Tribunal fees and reform of rules

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 15 2013

From the summer, fees will be introduced into the Employment Tribunal system. Fees will be charged at two stages: the first upon issue of the claim

Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill ("ERRB")

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • March 15 2013

The ERRB brings much change to legislation which inhibits innovation and enterprise. It aims to remove barriers to growth by (amongst other things

Take note: new rates and thresholds to take effect from 1 July 2013

  • Jones Day
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  • United Kingdom
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  • June 30 2013

The national minimum wage will be $622 a week, or $16.37 per hour. The high-income threshold for unfair dismissal applications will rise to $129