Employment

Dealing with bereavement at work

Compassion requires flexibility when dealing with bereaved employees, writes Till

17 Jan 2017

MoJ discriminated against judges, tribunal finds

Lord Chancellor fails to show treatment of claimants ‘to be a proportionate means of achieving a legitimate aim’ in pension

16 Jan 2017

Religious beliefs over secular values

Alex Bearman discusses how equality laws apply to employment for the purposes of an organise

10 Jan 2017

The importance of worker status

Snigdha Nag reviews some key decisions of the year, including a number of cases considering employment status and the correct approach to unfai

22 Dec 2016

Protecting employees with cancer

Tilly Harries discusses the steps employers can take to meet their legal obligations towards employees with cancer and preven

09 Dec 2016

Mixing work with private

The scandal surrounding Hillary Clinton’s use of a private email server for professional purposes provides lessons for us all, explains Pau

29 Nov 2016

Judiciary take Truss to tribunal over pension changes

Hundreds of judges join mass discrimination claim against Ministry o

15 Nov 2016

Uber and the ‘gig’ economy

The use of cutting-edge apps does not preclude employment rights, as the decision over the status of Uber drivers has demonstrated, writes Snigdh

15 Nov 2016

Burgeoning justice

Despite a shaky start to his political career, shadow justice secretary Richard Burgon MP aims to return legal aid to the fourth pillar of the welfare state and protect lawyers from becomin

14 Nov 2016