The number of employment tribunal claims rose very slightly during the period between April and June this year, according to the latest statistics from the Ministry of Justice.
Updated to reflect an increase to the Vento bands, for claims presented on or after 11 September 2017.
The Presidents of the Employment Tribunals consult on Vento band guidelines to assist employment tribunals to determine the appropriate compensation for injury to feelings.
It has been successfully argued before an employment tribunal that a discrimination claim - thrown out during the fees regime because the claimant did not pay - should be revived.
Cases arising from the Supreme Court decision in R (on the application of Unison) v Lord Chancellor, which declared employment tribunal fees unlawful, have been stayed.
In this week's podcast, we discuss the likely implications for employers of the abolition of tribunal fees.
Updated to flag up the impact of the abolition of employment tribunal fees on this policy.
Updated to include information on the impact on the ET1 form of Unison's successful challenge to employment tribunal fees.
HR and legal information and guidance relating to employment disputes.