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  • The case for an independent labour standards agency

    Date:
    12 October 2018

    Consultant editor Darren Newman considers the current system of labour standards enforcement and suggests that the Government could play a more proactive role.

  • How employers should deal with employment tribunal delays

    Date:
    24 September 2018

    As the sharp increase in employment tribunal claims pushes the system to breaking point, Melanie Stancliffe explains how delays affect employers - and what they can do about it.

  • Why the BHS v Burchell decision is still relevant 40 years on

    Date:
    21 June 2018

    In 1978, in British Home Stores v Burchell, the Employment Appeal Tribunal outlined several factors that should be considered when deciding whether dismissal for misconduct was fair or unfair. On its 40th anniversary, Fieldfisher's James Medhurst discusses why the case remains relevant today.

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