This week's case round-up from Eversheds, covering: entitlement to long-term disability insurance; and employment status.
Our resident experts at Pinsents bring you a comprehensive update on all the latest decisions that could affect your organisation, and advice on what to do about them.
This week's case round-up from Eversheds, covering allowance entitlements and failure to consult on redundancies.
Practical guidance on choosing the right level of private medical care.
Practical guidance on setting up an out-of-school-hours scheme to assist employees with childcare arrangements.
Continuing our series on the implications of recent significant cases, Anthony Korn, a barrister at 199 Strand Chambers, looks at the issues surrounding some employment-related disputes.
In Pioneer Technology (UK) Ltd v Jowitt, the Court of Appeal holds that a contractual clause that, independently of the employer's insurance policy, provided for long-term disability payments to be made to employees no longer able to work due to illness or injury, amounted to a freestanding obligation on the employer to provide such payments to a qualifying employee in circumstances where cover was excluded by the insurance policy.
Hilary Slater, consultant with Cobbetts solicitors, provides a round-up of employment tribunal decisions on discrimination.
Practical guidance on managing the cost of private health insurance, including changing providers; the use of private medical care; and taking an integrated healthcare approach.
Our resident experts at Pinsent Curtis Biddle bring you a comprehensive update on all the latest decisions that could affect your organisation, and advice on what to do about them.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to benefits.