All items: Employment rights

  • Podcast: Introduction to the General Data Protection Regulation

    Date:
    2 December 2016

    We discuss the extensive data protection changes coming into effect and how employers can begin their preparations.

  • Podcast: How to avoid a workplace nightmare this Christmas

    Date:
    25 November 2016

    We recap on the traditional guidance for employers on misconduct at the work Christmas party. We also examine issues employers might face this Christmas around attendance and absence.

  • Podcast: Requesting flexible working after maternity leave

    Date:
    4 November 2016

    We look at flexible working requests, focusing on the issues that may arise when women returning from maternity leave request a change to their working hours.

  • Podcast: Disciplinary investigations and hearings, and dismissals

    Date:
    7 October 2016

    In this week's feature-length podcast, we are joined by special guests Nicky Stibbs and Max Winthrop to discuss some common areas of concern around the termination of employment.

  • Podcast: October 2016 and beyond

    Date:
    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: Holidays - unauthorised absence, cover and contact

    Date:
    19 August 2016

    We discuss various issues that can arise when employees take holiday.

  • Podcast: Holiday pay update

    Date:
    15 July 2016

    The Court of Appeal heard Lock and another v British Gas Trading Ltd, on commission in holiday pay, on 11 July. We round up where we are with holiday pay case law and flag up the key arguments that were discussed before the Court of Appeal in the Lock case.

  • Webinar: Brexit - what now for HR?

    Date:
    14 July 2016

    Darren Newman and Annabel Mace discuss the implications of Britain's vote to leave the EU for HR, including the impact on employment legislation and employees' immigration status.

  • Podcast: Employment law update

    Date:
    8 July 2016

    We provide a mid-year round-up of the key legal developments for employers, including the Trade Union Act, gender pay gap reporting, public-sector exit payments, the apprenticeship levy and the latest position on holiday pay cases.

  • Podcast: Cases against NHS employers

    Date:
    24 June 2016

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

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