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  • Age discrimination awards 2015/16

    Type:
    Quick reference

    A table listing the age discrimination awards made by employment tribunals in 2015/16.

  • Tribunal claims 2015/16

    Type:
    Quick reference

    A table listing the number of claims accepted by employment tribunals in 2015/16.

  • Case round-up

    Date:
    1 September 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    Chris Cook is partner and head of employment and Keely Rushmore is senior associate at SA Law. They round up the latest rulings.

  • Tribunal remedies round-up: discrimination arising from disability

    Date:
    22 August 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    We round up three recent employment tribunal awards for discrimination arising from disability under the Equality Act 2010. The compensation awarded in these three cases totals over £25,000.

  • Restrictive covenant breach: £30,000 and injunction for employer

    Date:
    19 August 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    In DLA Piper's latest case report, the High Court awarded damages of £30,000 and gave an injunction to a company after a former employee breached restrictive covenants by using a combination of customer contact details and information from purchase logs acquired during his employment to poach customers.

  • Employment tribunal awards damages of one month's salary where job offer withdrawn

    Date:
    17 August 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    An employment tribunal has awarded a claimant damages for breach of contract where he verbally accepted a job offer made by the employment agency acting for the employer, and the employer subsequently withdrew the offer.

  • Gibbs v Leeds United: £330,000 for football club's breach of contract

    Date:
    25 July 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    The High Court held that the presence of commercial exit discussions between a football club and an assistant manager during which he stated that he was prepared to leave did not prevent the club from committing breach of contract. Gurpreet Duhra and Germaine Cowen-Machin explain this employment case, in which the High Court made an award of more than £330,000.

  • Case round-up

    Date:
    1 July 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    David Malamatenios is partner at Colman Coyle Solicitors. He rounds up the latest rulings.

  • Acas code does not extend to dismissal for breakdown in working relationships

    Date:
    29 June 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that the "Acas code of practice on disciplinary and grievance procedures" does not apply to dismissals for some other substantial reason (SOSR) due to a breakdown in working relationships.

  • Acas code on discipline and grievance does not apply to ill-health dismissals

    Date:
    28 June 2016
    Type:
    Law reports

    The Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) has held that the "Acas code of practice on disciplinary and grievance procedures" does not extend to dismissals on the ground of ill health.

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