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|1 Jul 2006||Interest in Unfair Dismissal Cases||Duncan Bain (with assistance from Rajiv Joshi), Morgan Cole||ELA Briefing||
Duncan Bain considers the current situation on interest in compensatory awards for unfair dismissal. In particular, he examines the implications of the recent case of Melia v Magna Kanse <...
|19 Sep 2006||International Employment : Protection after Lawson V Serco||Jacques Algazy, Cloisters||Lecture Notes|
|1 Jul 2005||Is National Security Safeguarding Employment Rights?||Marc Jones, partner, and Cressida Lockett, Turbervilles||ELA Briefing||Those who studied constitutional and administrative law may remember the cases involving GCHQ and immunities on the grounds of national security. Claims involving national security are not that common...|
|16 Jul 2010||Limited 'special circumstances' in which a dismissal can be withdrawn||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News|
|1 Oct 2010||Ministry of Defence v Wallis & anor||Andrew Berk, rwp solicitors||ELA Briefing||In Ministry of Defence v Wallis & anor, the EAT considered whether an employment tribunal had jurisdiction to hear claims of unfair dismissal and sex discrimination by two British wives of service per...|
|1 Apr 2005||Mitigation and Compensation for Unfair Dismissal||Richard Linskell, partner and Amy Stirling, assistant solicitor, Dawsons||ELA Briefing||Judicial warfare has broken out over the sums for which an employee needs to give credit when calculating compensation for unfair dismissal. Richard Linskell and Amy Stirling consider the authorities ...|
|1 Jun 2003||More Problems with Johnson v Unisys||Richard Samuel, 2 Gray’s Inn Square Chambers||ELA Briefing||The implied term of trust and confidence was developing into a powerful provision in employment contracts, particularly when the Lords confirmed its existence and effect in Malik v BCCI  AC 20 H...|
|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:
|1 Oct 2010||Nicolson Highland Wear Ltd v Nicolson||Charlotte Stern, RadcliffesLeBrasseur||ELA Briefing|
|1 Apr 2011||Orr v Milton Keynes Council: employer reasonableness||Harriet Bowtell, Russell Jones & Walker||ELA Briefing||The Court of Appeal has held, by a majority, that when deciding whether to dismiss an employee, an employer cannot be held to know all facts that may be known to the employer's managers but are withhe...|