A model letter from an employer to the court in support of an employee's application to be excused from jury service where the reasons for the application are work related.
A model contract clause setting out the position for employees on leave for jury service.
A model policy setting out rules for employees on leave for jury service.
Practical guidance on dealing with an employee who has been summoned for jury service, including excusal and deferral applications; time off work; and pay and allowances.
A dismissal where the reason (or the principal reason) is an employee's jury service will be automatically unfair, regardless of the employee's length of service, as this case demonstrates.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to automatically unfair dismissals connected to jury service.