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New guidance from UK appeal court on long-term sickness dismissals
  • Ius Laboris
  • United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

The UK’s Court of Appeal has given some useful new guidance on the vexed question of when an employer can safely dismiss an employee who is on


Construction firm fined £800,000 following worker fatality
  • CMS
  • United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

An international construction firm has been fined £800,000 after inadequate site supervision was found to have led to the death of a worker at


Compensating Employee Inventors
  • Taylor Wessing
  • United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

If an invention made by an employee belongs to the employer the employee may nonetheless be entitled to compensation. S40 Patents Act 1977 regulates


Education HR e-briefing 679 - Revised legislation for off-payroll workers in the public sector published
  • Eversheds Sutherland (International) LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 28 2017

In our briefing of 21 December 2016 we set out details of the changes to be made to the intermediaries legislation (commonly referred to as 'IR35'


Government Consults Sectoral Stakeholders in Preparation for Brexit
  • ByrneWallace
  • European Union, Ireland, United Kingdom
  • March 27 2017

Prior to the beginning of the UK's formal negotiations to leave the European Union, the Irish Government held a series of fourteen dialogues and two


CABLE: Current Awareness Bulletin - March 2017
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 27 2017

The claimant brought a number of Employment Tribunal claims against the university and then made two wide ranging data subject access requests (DSAR


It’s the performance that counts
  • Clyde & Co LLP
  • United Kingdom
  • March 27 2017

In the latest of a series of decisions about the gig economy, an Employment Tribunal again confirmed that when reviewing whether an individual is


When Should Appeal Panels 'wait a little longer' Before Confirming a Dismissal in Cases of Long-Term Sickness Absence?
  • Veale Wasbrough Vizards
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2017

A recent Court of Appeal case, O'Brien v Bolton St Catherine's Academy, considered the effect of fresh medical evidence adduced at an appeal hearing


The role of executive pay in promoting responsible business
  • RPC
  • United Kingdom
  • March 24 2017

Executive pay is a thorny issue. Well-structured remuneration packages can help to ensure that companies are run responsibly for the benefit of


Record Low Number of Workers taking Sick Leave
  • Veale Wasbrough Vizards
  • European Union, United Kingdom
  • March 24 2017

Sick days taken by workers in Britain are at their lowest levels since records began almost 25 years ago... ...according to recent findings released