Updated to include information on Day v Health Education England (HEE), concerning a disclosure to HEE by a junior doctor employed by an NHS trust.
The Court of Appeal has held that the employment tribunal incorrectly struck out the appellant's claim against Health Education England (HEE). The Court remitted the claim to a fresh tribunal to decide, as a preliminary issue, if the appellant was a worker in relation to HEE under the whistleblowing provisions of the Employment Rights Act 1996.
Updated to include information on the final whistleblowing rules that will apply to UK branches of overseas banks and insurers from 7 September 2017.
Updated to include information on the annual requirement to report on disclosures for prescribed bodies.
Whistleblowers are being offered up to £100,000 in a crackdown on cartels, which has been launched by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA).
The Government consults on new legislation to protect NHS whistleblowers when applying for NHS roles.
NHS whistleblowers will receive greater legal protection if they decide to apply for a new job, according to recently published proposals.
The European Commission consults on strengthening the protection for whistleblowers at EU level.
Cases on appeal provides news on key case law developments that are expected.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to protection from detriment in relation to protected disclosures.