Collective relations

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  • Case round-up

    Date:
    1 February 2017
    Type:
    Law reports

    Chris Cook is a partner and Keely Rushmore is a senior associate at SA Law. They round up the latest rulings.

  • Cases on appeal

    Date:
    1 January 2017
    Type:
    Law reports

    Cases on appeal provides news on key case law developments that are expected.

  • Consultation launched into corporate governance, executive pay and representation at board level

    Date:
    5 December 2016
    Type:
    Consultations

    The Government has launched a consultation into improving corporate governance, focusing on executive pay, strengthening shareholder influence and employee representation at board level, and raising minimum standards and reporting for large privately-held businesses.

  • Companies may have to reveal CEO pay gap

    Date:
    29 November 2016
    Type:
    News

    The Government has launched a consultation on measures that could force companies to reveal the gap in earnings between their CEO and the average employee.

  • Theresa May backs off plans for workers on boards

    Date:
    22 November 2016
    Type:
    News

    Theresa May has backtracked on a pledge to include worker representatives on boards, announcing that this will not be a compulsory requirement for employers.

  • Inquiry launched into corporate governance, executive pay and boardroom diversity

    Date:
    16 September 2016
    Type:
    News

    The Business, Innovation, and Skills Committee has launched an inquiry into corporate governance, focusing on executive pay, directors' duties and the composition of boardrooms.

  • Podcast: Works councils and employee participation

    Date:
    29 July 2016
    Type:
    Audio and video

    Worker representation is in the news after the Prime Minister promised to put workers on the boards of large companies as part of her plan to reform boardroom governance. We discuss the structures currently available for worker representation in the workplace, the role of works councils, the relevant law and the practical implications for employers.

  • Date:
    13 July 2016
    Type:
    Legal guidance

    Theresa May, the UK's incoming Prime Minister, has vowed to put worker representatives on boards of major companies. What influence would worker representatives have on a business? Ashok Kanani examines how the system of worker representation operates in Germany.

  • Theresa May promises worker representatives on boards

    Date:
    11 July 2016
    Type:
    News

    The UK's next Prime Minister Theresa May has vowed to put worker representatives on boards of major companies and to impose stricter limits on executive pay.

  • Variation of contracts

    Type:
    Employment law manual

    Updated to include information on Novakovic v Tesco Stores Ltd, in which the EAT considered if written acceptance of new terms affirmed the contract.

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