All items: Employment disputes

  • Darren Newman's podcast: Polkey v AE Dayton Services Ltd

    19 April 2017

    In this podcast, XpertHR consultant editor Darren Newman casts light on Polkey v AE Dayton Services Ltd, which established the Polkey principle in cases of unfair dismissal.

  • Podcast: Employment law update with Darren Newman

    3 March 2017

    We discuss the key employment law trends and changes that are affecting the HR landscape, including: gender pay gap reporting; the Trade Union Act 2016; public-sector exit payments and employment status.

  • Podcast: Key employment cases for 2017

    9 December 2016

    In this week's podcast, we predict the key cases for 2017. We explain why employment status in the gig economy will be a big talking point, and flag up a major equal pay case against a private-sector employer.

  • Podcast: October 2016 and beyond

    30 September 2016

    We discuss the key legal developments affecting employers from October 2016 and beyond, including: changes to the national minimum wage rates; reforms to employment tribunals; public-sector exit payments and important case decisions to look out for.

  • Podcast: Employment tribunals - the state of play

    23 September 2016

    We discuss the future of employment tribunals, including plans to make all first-instance tribunal decisions available online and the possibility that employment tribunals will be replaced by an Employment and Equalities Court within the civil court structure.

  • Podcast: Cases against NHS employers

    24 June 2016

    We discuss a number of recent cases that concern NHS employers but that could also apply more widely.

  • Webinar: An A to Z of legal changes 2015/16

    9 October 2015

    From anti-slavery statements to zero hours contracts, this webinar guides employers through recent and upcoming changes in employment law.

  • Podcast: October 2015 legal changes

    18 September 2015

    In this week's podcast, we look at the legal changes that come into force on 1 October 2015, including those relating to: anti-slavery statements; extension of the exemption from wearing a safety helmet for Sikhs; increases to national minimum wage rates; and the new Fit for Work service.

  • Podcast: Tribunal hearings - what to expect (part 2)

    14 November 2014

    On this week's XpertHR Weekly, which is the second part of a two-part interview with special guest Max Winthrop, we continue our journey through a typical employment tribunal hearing.

  • Podcast: Tribunal hearings - what to expect (part 1)

    7 November 2014

    On this week's XpertHR Weekly, we tell you what to expect when you attend an employment tribunal hearing.

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Audio and video: HR and legal information and guidance relating to employment disputes.