Holiday Pay

10-July-2015

Two year cap on backdated claims for holiday pay From 1 July 2015, the Deduction from Wages (Limitation) Regulations 2014 limits the period of time in respect of which employees can claim backdated, underpaid holiday pay to a period of…


28-November-2014

Since writing my last blog, we have heard that the union advising some of the appellants in those cases has decided not to appeal the decision to the Court of Appeal. Couple that with the remaining cases being sent back…


6-November-2014

Meeting on shop floor

The issue of calculating an employee’s holiday pay has always caused headaches for employers, but since the recent case of Lock v British Gas in the European Court of Justice (ECJ), it has only become more difficult. Additionally, a judgment…





25-October-2011

The issue of holiday pay whilst an employee is off on long term sick has been rumbling around the courts longer than Jarndyce -v- Jarndyce.   Cases have been heard in the Employment Appeal Tribunal, the Court of Appeal, the House…