All items: Industrial disputes

  • How should you deal with a surge in sickness absence during industrial disputes?

    Date:
    6 July 2016

    As Southern Railway cuts 350 trains from its timetable due to staff sickness, we examine what options employers have where they suspect absent employees are taking part in unofficial industrial action.

  • Podcast: Employment law update

    Date:
    6 July 2016

    Look out for this week's podcast, where we will provide a mid-year update of the latest developments in employment law, including Brexit, the Trade Union Act, gender pay gap reporting and public-sector exit payments.

  • Trade Union Act: restraints on industrial action watered down

    Date:
    6 June 2016

    With the Trade Union Bill now an Act of Parliament, consultant editor Darren Newman looks at the changes to the new rules on ballots for industrial action since the original proposals. He also explains why we may not see the promised review of electronic balloting as soon as we think.

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Editor's choice: HR and legal information and guidance relating to industrial disputes.