Updated to reflect that the Court of Appeal heard the appeal in Kostal UK Ltd v Dunkley and others on 22 May 2019.
Too few full-time judges are available to handle the backlog of employment tribunal cases, which has resulted in continuing delays in claims being heard.
After more than two years of watching politicians grapple with one of the most complex negotiations the UK has ever been involved in, Paul Quain and Lisa Rix consider what we can learn from this in the context of employment disputes.
In Antuzis and others v DJ Houghton Catching Services Ltd and others, the High Court held that the director and company secretary were both jointly and severally liable for the employer's statutory and contractual breaches.
Updated to reflect the increase in the maximum penalty for breaches of workers' rights with an "aggravating feature".
Updated to reflect the increase in the cap on a week's pay, with effect from 6 April 2019.
Updated to reflect an increase in the amount of the basic award, with effect from 6 April 2019.
Updated to reflect an increase in the limits applying to employment tribunal awards, with effect from 6 April 2019.
Updated to take into account an increase in the cap on a week's pay, with effect from 6 April 2019.
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