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|1 Dec 2009||Autoclenz Ltd v Belcher & ors||Timothy Brennan QC, Devereux Chambers||ELA Briefing||Documents containing express contractual terms that were inconsistent with `employee' or `worker' status were correctly disregarded by the employment tribunal.|
|20 Feb 2008||Casual Workers||Chris Jeans QC||Lecture Notes|
|5 Feb 2008||Court of Appeal hands down major agency workers judgment||News from the IDS Employment Law Team||Employment News||The Court of Appeal today handed down judgment in James v London Borough of Greenwich, and in doing so confirmed that only on grounds of necessity can an employment tribunal imply a contract of employ...|
|8 Feb 2006||Court of Appeal holds Modern Apprenticeship can be contract of apprenticeship||Employment News||The Court of Appeal, in the case of Flett v Matheson, has suggested that a Modern Apprenticeship arrangement can constitute a common law contract of apprenticeship.|
|1 Jan 2003||DTI Roundtable on Employment Status||Rachael Wright, Osborne Clarke and Paul Daniels, Russell Jones & Walker||ELA Briefing||Rachel Wright and Paul Daniels recently attended, as ELA representatives, a Department for Trade and Industry (DTI) roundtable on employee status. ELA Briefing readers may recall that, earlie...|
|12 Jan 2007||EAT decision on parallel contracts of employment||Employment News||The EAT, in Cairns v Visteon Ltd, has handed down a judgment dealing with whether a worker can be employed both by an employment agency and by the end-user to which the agency provides the worker's se...|
|1 Apr 2006||Employees and Volunteers||Kathryn McConnell, Nabarro Nathanson||ELA Briefing||Case law in recent years has highlighted the need for charities and other not-for-profit organisations to distinguish carefully between their employees and volunteers to avoid the potential liabilitie...|
|15 Jan 2007||Employers? sigh of relief over agency workers||Employment News||In James v Greenwich Council, the EAT (Elias P presiding) upheld the finding of an employment tribunal that the claimant, whose services were supplied to the respondent by an employment agency, was no...|
|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...|
|27 Sep 2012||Equity partner in limited liability partnership was not a ‘worker’||News from the IDS Employment Team||Employment News||In Clyde and Co LLP and anor v Bates Van Winkelhof the Court of Appeal has held that a member of a limited liability partnership (LLP) was not an ‘employee’ or ‘worker’ for the purposes of the Employm...|