An employment tribunal has held that payments for purely voluntary overtime should be included in holiday pay.
We discuss various issues that can arise when employees take holiday.
A model policy to deal with absence and other issues arising at the time of sporting or other special events such as the UEFA European Championships 2016.
With high temperatures possible during the summer months, we explore some employment law scenarios employers may have to deal with.
The Court of Appeal heard Lock and another v British Gas Trading Ltd, on commission in holiday pay, on 11 July. We round up where we are with holiday pay case law and flag up the key arguments that were discussed before the Court of Appeal in the Lock case.
We provide a mid-year round-up of the key legal developments for employers, including the Trade Union Act, gender pay gap reporting, public-sector exit payments, the apprenticeship levy and the latest position on holiday pay cases.
In this week's podcast we discuss how employers can take advantage of the employee engagement opportunities that major sporting events like Euro 2016 offer, as well as highlighting some of the issues that might arise during the event such as competing requests for time off and absenteeism.
The Government has launched a call for evidence to gather information to develop a new strategy to support carers.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to time off work.