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UK: Disability: scope of duty to make reasonable adjustments

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 17 2014

The Court of Appeal has confirmed that neither EU nor UK law impose on an employer a duty to make reasonable adjustments for disablity to accommodate

UK: Resignation without notice: deduction from pay lawful

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 17 2014

The EAT has ruled that it was not an unenforceable penalty for a contract to include a clause deducting a payment equal to the salary for the period

UK: ECJ opinion that obesity is not a disability, but severely obese employees may be disabled

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 22 2014

The Advocate General of the European Court of Justice has given his opinion rejecting the contention that EU law prohibits discrimination on the

UK: EU legislation update: board diversity and pregnant workers

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
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  • European Union, United Kingdom
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  • July 17 2014

The President of the Council of Ministers has issued a Progress Report confirming that there is not yet consensus on passing the EU Gender Directive

UK: Legislative reform: whistleblowing, zero hours and other changes

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 17 2014

Following proposals outlined in the Queen's Speech, the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Bill has now been published. It includes the

Tort of inducement to breach of contract requires actual knowledge and an intention to interfere

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • May 23 2007

The House of Lords (HL) has delivered a significant decision on the scope of economic torts and, in particular, the distinction between the tort of procuring a breach of contract and the tort of unlawful interference

UK: Equal pay audits: draft regulations published for implementation on 1 October 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • July 17 2014

The Government has published its response to last year's consultation on the proposal to require tribunals to order equal pay audits where an

Round-up of UK employment law developments in June 2014

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • July 8 2014

The Government has published its response to last year'sconsultation on the proposal to require tribunals to order equal pay audits where an employer

Recent TUPE cases: transfer of union recognition and post-transfer dismissals

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
  • -
  • August 9 2010

On a TUPE transfer, trade union recognition only transfers if the transferred entity maintains an identity distinct from the rest of the transferee's undertaking

UK: ACAS guidance on protected settlement discussions

  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • -
  • United Kingdom
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  • September 6 2013

ACAS has published a non-statutory Guide to accompany the statutory Code on the new settlement discussion regime which came into effect on 29 July