TUPE

14-October-2015

Time to pay for travel to work? Much has been made of the recent case of Federacion de Servicios Privados del sindicato Comisiones Obreras v Tyco Integrated Security SL and another in which the European Court of Justice has recently…



31-March-2015

Meeting on shop floor

Reasonable adjustments – employee unfit to return – duty not triggered The EAT has held that an Employment Tribunal was entitled to find that an employer’s duty to make reasonable adjustments was not triggered where a sick employee had not…


27-January-2015

Can you increase the sanction on appeal? That was the question put to the Court of Appeal recently. The employer, an NHS Trust, had incorporated a formal and detailed disciplinary procedure into the employee’s contract and there was no provision…



14-August-2014

References and probationary periods Two recent surveys have highlighted the risk of candidates providing fake references and the fact that a large number of staff fail their probationary periods. This suggests that employers may need to review their procedures for…