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UK: Gender Pay Gap - The government’s reporting website so far
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 14 2017

Employers currently engaged in preparing their gender pay gap reports may be interested to view the gender pay gap data uploaded onto the government


UK: Dress codes - Governmental report on female office dress codes
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 14 2017

At the end of April the government published its response to the House of Commons Petitions Committee and Women and Equalities Committee joint report


UK: Disciplinary hearings- nominal damages for refusal of an unsuitable companion
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 14 2017

Employers will welcome a tribunal decision that damages for failure to allow a chosen companion at a disciplinary hearing should be nominal where the


UK: Whistleblowing - new rules for UK branches of foreign banks and insurers
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 14 2017

The FCA and PRA have recently published new rules on whistleblowing procedures for UK branches of foreign banks and insurers, which will apply from 7


UK: Whistleblowing- employer belief that disclosure is not protected is no defence
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 14 2017

A recent Court of Appeal decision has highlighted the need for caution when dismissing an employee for making a disclosure. If objectively the


UK: Unfair dismissal - poor attitude towards organisational change could justify gross misconduct dismissal
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 14 2017

The Court of Appeal has upheld a tribunal ruling that deliberate resistance by a manager asked to implement organisational change was gross


UK: tribunal rules that failure to enhance pay for shared parental leave is sex discrimination
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • June 12 2017

A tribunal has ruled that an employer's failure to enhance pay for shared parental leave (SPL) to the same level as enhanced maternity pay is direct


Court of Appeal decision reiterates need for care when settling with one of a number of defendants
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 23 2017

The Court of Appeal has held that a claimant who settled a conspiracy claim against one defendant by recording the terms in a consent order, which


M&A Standpoint: Raising the drawbridge or levelling the playing field?
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom, European Union
  • May 19 2017

The UK Conservative Party published its Manifesto yesterday entitled "Our Plan for a Stronger Britain and a Prosperous Future". It sets out the


UK: FCAPRA publish whistleblowing rules for UK branches
  • Herbert Smith Freehills LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • May 11 2017

The FCA and PRA have recently published new rules on whistleblowing procedures for UK branches which will apply from 7 September 2017. In October