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|1 Apr 2008||Facebook: workplace policy and privacy issues||Edward Brown, Essex Court||ELA Briefing||This time last year, few had heard of Facebook outside of university circles. Now, usage has rocketed and use of the site has become a daily habit for millions.|
|1 Mar 2008||The Legal Landscape after Gibbons||Guy Hollebon and Lucinda Bromfield, Bevans Solicitors||ELA Briefing||
"The simplification of anything is always sensational,'' GK Chesterton.
|1 Nov 2010||Yorkshire Housing Ltd v Cuerden||Harriet Bowtell, Russell Jones & Walker||ELA Briefing||
Employees have no general right under UK law to have a lawyer present at a meeting with them at work. Their legal right as regards discipline and grievance matters is to have a colleague or tr...
|1 May 2012||Crawford & anor v Suffolk NHS Trust: gross misconduct||Andrew Berk, Lovell Chohan Solicitors||ELA Briefing||
The Court of Appeal’s decision in Crawford & anor v Suffolk Mental Health Partnership NHS Trust provides important guidance on the necessary procedural standards required in gross misconduct cases ...
|1 Aug 2004||Platform 08/04||Brendan Barber, General Secretary of the TUC||ELA Briefing||From 1 October 2004 all employers will be required to put in place grievance, dismissal and disciplinary procedures for handling workplace disputes. While many larger organisations already have sophis...|
|1 Apr 2008||Expired Disciplinary Warnings: Airbus UK Ltd v Webb||Morag Moffett, Burness LLP||ELA Briefing||In Airbus UK Ltd v Webb the Court of Appeal held, in an apparent departure from previous case law, that when deciding whether to dismissan employer may, in certain circumstances, take into account exp...|
|2 Jul 2008||Consultation on dispute resolution and tribunal procedure||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||The Government has launched a consultation to consider what secondary legislation may be necessary as a result of the measures contained in the Employment Bill, and the consequential changes in the ro...|
|1 Jan 2010||How To Use An External Decision-Maker||Naomi Cunningham, Outer Temple Chambers||ELA Briefing||Naomi Cunningham was asked to act as decision-maker for a small charity in an appeal against dismissal. The experience set her thinking about what might move an employer to use an external decision-ma...|
|25 Jul 2008||Response to Draft Code of Practice on Discipline and Grievance||Consultations|
|26 Sep 2008||Dispute Resolution: Secondary Legislation Consultation||Consultations|