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Disability discrimination: duty to make reasonable adjustments to redundancy selection criteria breached even though employee would have been dismissed in any event.

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 24 2014

The EAT has held that an employer should have made a reasonable adjustment to redundancy selection criteria which placed a disabled employee at a

UK: ban on secondary strikes in UK upheld

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 23 2014

In April, the European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR) held that the ban on secondary action ("sympathy strikes") adopted in the United Kingdom (UK) did

Sickness absence: government confirms that the new Health and Work Service will be launched in late 2014

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 24 2014

The Government has announced that its new Health and Work Service will be launched in late 2014 and will be delivered by Health Management, a MAXIMUS

Shared parental leave: Government publishes guidance on shared parental leave

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 24 2014

The Government has published two sets of guidance on shared parental leave and pay to employers and employees: Shared Parental Leave and Pay: employer

Arcadia Group Limited v Arcadia Group Pension Trust Ltd and Another: scheme rules allow switch to CPI

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 24 2014

The High Court has decided that the Rules of two DB schemes in the Arcadia group gave The Trustees and the employer a joint power to select an index

Annual allowance charge: draft amending regulations

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 24 2014

Draft regulations have been published by HMRC, which would make a number of amendments to the annual allowance regime, including amendments to ensure

DC Pension Flexibility: (Draft) Taxation of Pensions Bill published

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 24 2014

The Government has published a draft Bill on the taxation of pensions and has produced a draft explanatory note and draft HMRC guidance on the Bill's

Abolition of contracting-out: HMRC publishes update on Scheme Reconciliation Service

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 24 2014

As reported in our March 2014 update, HMRC has put in place the Scheme Reconciliation Service ("Service") in order to assist trustees and scheme

New guidance on insurance and compensation for Phase I clinical trials

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 23 2012

The Association of the British Pharmaceutical Industry (ABPI), the BioIndustry Association (BIA) and the Clinical Contract Research Association (CCRA) have jointly published new guidance on Insurance and Compensation in the Event of Injury in Phase I Clinical Trials (Guidance

UK pensions update - September 2014

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • September 26 2014

The Treasury announced on 21 July 2014 that the responsibility for delivering the Government's "guidance guarantee" on retirement had been jointly