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|1 Dec 2004||In Brief - Discretlonary Bonuses||Peter Schofield, EEF||ELA Briefing|
|1 Apr 2013||Bankers’ bonuses: the EU acts||Tariq Sadiq, St Philip's Chambers||ELA Briefing||
The European Parliament and Council negotiations have proposed a cap on bankers’ annual bonuses at the level of salaries. The ratio of basic salary to bonus can be raised to 1:2 with the express pe...
|1 Sep 2006||Bonuses and holiday pay – May Gurney v Adshead||Marcus Rowland, Veale Wasbrough Lawyers||ELA Briefing||
The concept of a “week’s pay’’ under ss.220-229 of the Employment Rights Act 1996 (ERA) arises in a number of contexts. But the rules governing the calculation of a week’s pay are far from straight...
|24 May 2012||Boardroom pay and diversity||Anna Rentoul, Simmons & Simmons LLP and Nicholas Squire, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP||Lecture Notes|
|1 Aug 2004||Best practice: Handling Long-Term Sickness||Diana Reid, Herbert Smith||ELA Briefing||Extended sickness absence can be a tortuous and confusing process for employer and employee alike. Finding a way through what is often a muddle of conflicting or inconclusive medical evidence and disp...|
|1 Mar 2008||The Last Discretionary Bonus Claims?||Nick Ralph, Archon Solicitors||ELA Briefing||The Court of Appeal's decision in Commerzbank AG v Keen suggests it will prove very hard for employees to win claims against employers over discretionary bonuses.|
|14 Dec 2009||Managing senior employees during uncertain times, including performance, bonuses and other incentives||Paul Quain, Linklaters||Lecture Notes|
|1 Dec 2004||The Exercise of Employer's Discretion||Daniel Naftalin, Mishcon de Reya||ELA Briefing||The case of Horkulak v Cantor Fitzgerald International has already received much public exposure with lurid headlines about alleged drug and alcohol use, death threats and lap-dancing. One is...|
|12 May 2011||The FSA’s Revised Remuneration Code||Lisa Mayhew, Berwin Leighton Paisner and Andrew Taggart, Herbert Smith||Lecture Notes|
|7 Nov 2012||Governance – Diet time for fat cats?||Lisa Mayhew, Berwin Leighton Paisner||Lecture Notes|