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|1 Dec 2008||In Brief - Acas Code Improves||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||ELA Briefing||
Many of the trenchant criticisms made about the draft Acas code of practice have been acted upon. The revised code, which is a great improvement, has been approved by the secretary of state but awa...
|1 Dec 2008||The Employment Act: implications for dispute resolution||Martin Warren, Eversheds LLP||ELA Briefing||The Employment Act , which gained Royal Assent on 13 November, provides for the repeal of the Employment Act 2002 (Dispute Resolution) Regulations 2004 and related provisions of the Employment Act 200...|
|31 Aug 2006||Grievance procedures - extension of time limits||Employment News||The EAT (Lady Smith presiding) has handed down judgment in Martins v Bisset and anor clarifying the scope of the extension of time provisions contained in Reg 15 of the Employment Act 2002 (Dispute Re...|
|11 Dec 2006||EAT decision on statutory dismissal procedure||Employment News||In YMCA Training v Stewart, the EAT has handed down another judgment interpreting the statutory dismissal procedure introduced by the Employment Act 2002 (Dispute Resolution) Regulations 2004 SI 2004/...|
|14 Dec 2006||Statutory dismissal procedures - suspension prior to Step 1||Employment News||The EAT, in A to B Travel Ltd v Kennedy, has held that where an employer follows the statutory disciplinary and dismissal procedure in full when reaching the decision to dismiss an employee, but suspe...|
|21 Mar 2007||Dispute resolution review recommends radical change||Employment News||The Department of Trade and Industry has published an independent review of employment dispute resolution procedures, which calls for a radical overhaul of the current approach to resolving workplace ...|
|21 Mar 2007||Age discrimination - consequential amendments||Employment News||
The Government has published the Employment Equality (Age) (Consequential Amendments) Regulations 2007 SI 2007/825, which make a number of changes to other legislation in response to the introducti...
|2 Apr 2007||New laws in force in April 2007||Employment News||
The key employment law changes taking place in April 2007 are set out below:
|23 May 2007||DTI consultation on procedural fairness in unfair dismissal||Employment News||In March the DTI released a consultation entitled 'Success at work: Resolving disputes in the workplace' which sought views on the proposed repeal of the statutory dispute resolution procedures.|
|12 Jul 2007||Employment Simplification Bill||Employment News||On 11 July, the Prime Minister announced the Government's draft legislative program for the next session of Parliament. Among the proposals is an 'Employment Simplification Bill', which will repeal th...|