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  • Podcast: Disciplinary hearings and dismissals

    7 October 2016

    Nicky Stibbs and Max Winthrop join us to discuss key issues around disciplinary investigations and hearings, and dismissals; including the Acas code of practice on disciplinary and grievance procedures, the role of HR in the disciplinary process and the right to be accompanied.

  • Take part in our Christmas and New Year working arrangements survey

    12 September 2016

    XpertHR would like to invite you to take part in its annual survey of Christmas and New Year working arrangements, and what plans are in place, if any, for staff celebrations.

  • Can an effective appeal cure all procedural flaws?

    22 July 2016

    The question before the Employment Appeal Tribunal in Khan v Stripestar Ltd, was whether or not an effective appeal could cure a wholly inadequate disciplinary hearing.

  • Dealing with an employee who requests to record a meeting

    22 July 2016

    New guidance helps employers to deal with the situation where an employee requests to record a meeting, or he or she records it covertly.

  • Olympic Games: review your sporting events policy

    21 July 2016

    For employers that wish to avoid disruption to their business, XpertHR's model policy on sporting and other special events is a good starting point.

  • Dismissal procedures: EAT examines reach of Acas code

    30 June 2016

    The appeals in Holmes v Qinetiq Ltd and Phoenix House Ltd v Stockman and another considered whether or not the "Acas code of practice on disciplinary and grievance procedures" applies to ill-health dismissals and dismissals following a breakdown in working relationships.

  • Euro 2016

    13 June 2016

    The 2016 UEFA European championships kicked off on 10 June, with matches scheduled to take place over the next month.

  • Podcast: Tackling issues arising from major sporting events

    3 June 2016

    XpertHR editors Ellie Gelder and Sarah Anderson discuss the issues that major sporting events might present for employers in the countdown to Euro 2016.

  • Podcast: Applying the disciplinary procedure

    22 May 2015

    In this week's podcast, we discuss the importance of the disciplinary procedure, particularly in the context of a possible dismissal.

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