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All items: Employment tribunals and courts

  • 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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