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European Court of Justice follows the Advocate-General's opinion in Heyday
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • March 12 2009

Following the opinion of the Advocate-General, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) has ruled that the UK's compulsory retirement age of 65 is not in breach of EU legislation


Sometimes bonuses don't feel like bonuses
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2016

With the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development announcing that pay rises will be below official forecasts, we wonder whether bonus


Ones to watch for 2016
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • January 28 2016

In the ever-evolving sphere of UK employment law, 2016 is set to be no different from other recent years. We are likely to see a wealth of


ECJ rules on sickness during annual leave: can employees get their holiday back if an illness arises when their holiday period has already started?
  • Dentons
  • European Union, Spain
  • June 26 2012

The ECJ ruled last week that, if a worker is sick during paid annual leave, he is able to interrupt the annual leave and take it at a later date, regardless of at what point the incapacity arose


To wear, or not to wear: that is the policy
  • Dentons
  • European Union
  • March 30 2016

Workplace dress codes are once again in the spotlight. British Airways' dress code policy came under scrutiny for requiring female cabin crew to wear


Changes to salary sacrifice childcare vouchers
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • March 30 2016

Employees can receive childcare vouchers either on top of their normal salary or by salary sacrifice. Under a salary sacrifice arrangement, an


Are retirement ages in PHI schemes age discriminatory?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • April 27 2016

Mistakes by employers in relation to an employee's entitlement to PHI can be very costly. In one leading High Court case, Aspden v. Webbs Poultry &


Gender pay gap reporting: Mind the gap
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 24 2016

Addressing gender inequality in the workplace is at the heart of the government's agenda for 2016, with section 78 of the Equality Act 2010 coming


Injury to feelings compensation: taxable or excepted?
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 24 2016

In the long-running case of Moorthy, the Upper Tribunal has held that an injury to feelings compensation payment made in connection with a


Criminal records checks "Arbitrary" and unlawful
  • Dentons
  • United Kingdom
  • February 24 2016

The High Court has upheld a challenge by way of judicial review to the criminal records disclosure scheme used in England and Wales. It has found the