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|1 Jun 2003||Health Insurance: the Employer’s Obligations||James Baker, Macfarlanes||ELA Briefing||Permanent health insurance policies are a common feature of employment benefit packages. But how many employees or employers read the small print of their policies, and know what is or is not covered?...|
|Replicating Share-Related Benefits after TUPE|
|7 Dec 2007||Unlimited fines for employers failing to pay national minimum wage||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||The Government has issued its response to consultation on national minimum wage (NMW) and employment agency standards (EAS).|
|16 Mar 2006||ECJ rules rolled-up holiday pay to be unlawful||Employment News||The ECJ, in three joined cases, has held that rolled-up holiday pay arrangements are unlawful under Article 7 of the Working Time Directive (No.93/104).|
|5 Mar 2007||Pro-rating of bonus payment to reflect maternity absence is lawful||Employment News||The Court of Session, in Hoyland v Asda Stores Ltd, has upheld the EAT's decision that an employer was entitled to make a pro rata reduction in an employee's annual bonus in respect of the period when...|
|6 Apr 2006||ECJ ruling on payment in lieu of annual leave||Employment News||The ECJ, in Federatie Nederlandse Vakbeweging v Staat der Nederlanden, has ruled that a national law which allows workers to receive payment in lieu of annual leave carried over from the previous year...|
|29 Sep 2006||New employment legislation in force on 1 October 2006||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||
The second instalment of employment-related legislation for 2006 comes into effect on 1 October, including:
|20 Nov 2006||Discretionary bonuses and the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977||Employment News||In the case of Commerzbank AG v Keen, the Court of Appeal has handed down a judgment dealing with the high-profile issue of discretionary bonus payments.|
|30 Oct 2006||Holiday pay case referred to ECJ||Employment News||
The House of Lords has referred the case of HM Revenue and Customs v Stringer to the ECJ. The case, formerly known as Commissioners of Inland Revenue v Ainsworth, concerns the question of whether w...
|22 Dec 2006||Court of Appeal judgment on Norton Tool principle||Employment News||
The Court of Appeal, in Burlo v Langley and anor 2006 EWCA Civ 1778, has confirmed the EAT's decision that an employee claiming compensation for unfair dismissal was not entitled to full pay in res...