What to watch for in 2020

Contracts must be issued on day one of employment (or before)The government’s response to the Taylor Review of modern working...

Cases to watch in 2020

Do sleep-in shifts count as working time for the purposes of paying the minimum wage?In Royal Mencap Society vs Tomlinson-Blake;...

Forbes vs LHR Airport Ltd (2019) IRLR 890 EAT

SummaryOn the specific facts of this case, the Employment Appeal Tribunal held that the employer was not vicariously liable for...

Dewhurst (and others) vs Revisecatch and City Sprint UK Ltd ET/220251/2016

SummaryAlthough this is an Employment Tribunal case, so not binding in the same way that an Employment Appeal Tribunal or...

Baldeh vs Churches Housing Association of Dudley and District Ltd (UKEAT/0290/19/JOJ)

SummaryIn this case, the Employment Appeal Tribunal held that a dismissal could be discriminatory, even when an employer did not...

Key employment-related extracts from the Conservative manifesto

We (the Conservative party) will: Extend the entitlement to leave for unpaid carers, the majority of whom are women, to...