All items: Human rights

  • Five recent cases against NHS employers

    9 June 2016

    We round up five recent cases against NHS employers that reached the Employment Appeal Tribunal, covering disability discrimination, religious discrimination, whistleblowing, human rights and unfair dismissal.

  • Podcast: Can employers monitor private emails?

    20 May 2016

    Do employees give up all rights to privacy when they enter the workplace? XpertHR editors Laura Merrylees and Fiona Cuming discuss two topical cases, their implications and the practical steps employers can take to protect their business interests.

  • Human rights: right to privacy in the spotlight

    5 May 2016

    In Garamukanwa v Solent NHS Trust, the EAT had to consider whether or not the employee's right to privacy had been breached when his employer used private material on his iPhone for disciplinary purposes.

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