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|6 May 2009||Tips paid through payroll will not count towards minimum wage||News from the IDS Employment News Team||Employment News||In its response to 'Service Charges, Tips, Gratuities, and Cover Charges: A Consultation' the Government has stated that it will legislate to prevent tips being used to 'top up' wages to meet the nati...|
|7 May 2009||Tips distributed through a 'tronc' system do not count towards minimum wage||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||In Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs v Annabel's (Berkeley Square Ltd) and ors, the Court of Appeal has held that tips distributed through a 'tronc' system do not count towards the n...|
|17 Jun 2008||Tips distributed through a 'tronc' system do not count towards minimum wage||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||In Commissioners for Her Majesty's Revenue and Customs v Annabel's (Berkley Square Ltd) and ors, the EAT has held that tips distributed through a 'tronc' system do not count towards the national minim...|
|7 Jul 2008||First criminal convictions for deliberate non-payment of the national minimum wage||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||The owners of a butcher’s shop in Yorkshire have become the first employers in the country to be convicted of deliberately not paying staff the national minimum wage. The father and daughter owners we...|
|1 Oct 2008||Legislative changes in October||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||
A number of changes to employment law come into force in October, most notably the annual increase in the national minimum wage. Other changes include an extension of employees’ rights on maternity...
|21 Oct 2009||Court of Appeal gives guidance on justifying service-related pay||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||The Court of Appeal in Wilson v Health and Safety Executive and anor has given guidance on when an employer must provide justification in equal pay claims involving challenges to service-related pay.|
|22 Jun 2010||Chancellor announces details of emergency budget||News from IDS Employment Team||Employment News||
The Chancellor has today announced the details of the coalition Government’s ‘emergency’ Budget to deal with the crisis in public finances. Employment-related measures include adjustment to the upr...
|30 Jul 2010||National Minimum Wage Regulations published||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||The Government has published the National Minimum Wage Regulations 1999 (Amendment) Regulations 2010 SI 2010/1901, which will raise the principal rate of the national minimum wage from £5.80 to £5.93 ...|
|26 Apr 2012||ELA's Response to Executive Pay: Shareholder Voting Rights Consultation||Consultations|
|27 Jul 2012||Low Pay Commission seeks views on national minimum wage accommodation offset||News form IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||The Low Pay Commission has issued a consultation on the ability of employers to offset part of their obligation to pay national minimum wage (NMW) if they provide their workers with accommodation. The...|