All items: Employment disputes

  • Podcast: Employment law update

    30 September 2016

    Laurie Anstis provides an update on the key employment law changes coming up from October 2016 and beyond, including changes to the national minimum wage rates, reforms to employment tribunals, and important case decisions to look out for.

  • Employment tribunals: what will they look like in 10 years?

    29 September 2016

    We predict the future of employment tribunals, and take a look at whether or not Acas early conciliation really provides a viable alternative to dealing with claims.

  • Podcast: All change for employment tribunals?

    23 September 2016

    We discuss the state of play of employment tribunals, with upcoming developments including the availability of all employment tribunal decisions online and a Supreme Court challenge to the legality of employment tribunal fees.

  • Policies and documents tool: further improvements to layout

    22 September 2016

    A further 18 categories within our suite of model documents are now listed in the order in which HR professionals might use them. This follows on from the earlier redesign of 14 key areas, making it easier than ever to find the templates that you need among XpertHR's 1,000 model documents.

  • Quick reference: tribunal statistics

    13 September 2016

    XpertHR's Quick reference tool has been updated following the publication of the latest annual tribunal statistics.

  • ECJ ruling on vexatious discrimination claims

    25 August 2016

    In Kratzer v R+V Allgemeine Versicherung AG, the European Court of Justice (ECJ) held that an individual does not fall within the protection of EU discrimination law if he or she applies for an employment vacancy with the sole purpose of obtaining compensation and not the post itself.

  • Discrimination arising from disability: what is the cost to employers?

    23 August 2016

    How much are employment tribunal rulings for discrimination arising from disability costing employers? We report on three recent remedy judgments for breaches of s.15 of the Equality Act 2010.

  • Employment tribunal decisions to be accessible online

    27 June 2016

    The HM Courts and Tribunals Service has announced that a database of new, first-instance employment tribunal judgments in England, Wales and Scotland will be made publicly available online from autumn 2016.

  • Green light for Asda equal pay case to proceed

    24 June 2016

    The Court of Appeal has ruled in Asda Stores Ltd v Brierley and others that the equal pay case brought by Asda employees will proceed in the employment tribunal and that the tribunal has no power to transfer the case to the High Court.

  • Employment tribunal fees have had a "significant adverse impact on access to justice"

    22 June 2016

    A report by the Justice Committee has recommended that tribunal fees should be substantially reduced, and has berated the Government for not responding to an earlier review.

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