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Author: Sophie Buckley, barrister, York Chambers and senior lecturer, Northumbria University; Sarah Fitzpatrick, solicitor and senior lecturer, Northumbria University
Resource type: ELA Briefing
The decision of the House of Lords in the conjoined appeals of Eastwood & anor v Magnox Electric plc and McCabe v Cornwall County Council & ors addresses the protection afforded under common law and by statute for employees who are dismissed. Sophie Buckley and Sarah Fitzpatrick report
Author: Peter Linstead, Clarendon Chambers
Resource type: ELA Briefing
It is well known that discrimination under the Disability Discrimination Act includes a failure to comply with the duty to make reasonable adjustments - the so-called section 6 duty.
Author: Clare Murray and Helen Monson, Fox Williams
Resource type: ELA Briefing
Let us take you back to those sunny days at law school, to that single session you spent learning everything you ever needed to know about partnership law but thought you'd never use. For those employment lawyers who now wish they had listened and learned more about the subject, Clare Murray and Helen Monson offer a refresher course on partnership law
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Author: Helen Ruelle, Mourant du Feu & Jeune, Jersey
Resource type: ELA Briefing
Jersey employment law is undergoing radical change. This is relevant to UK practitioners because Jersey companies are often used as employing vehicles for tax or pension reasons, and many UK trading companies and financial institutions have branches or group companies operating in Jersey
Author: David Cockburn, Certification Officer
Resource type: ELA Briefing
For a generation of overworked employment lawyers brought up on a diet of individual rights, the role of the Certification Officer may not have crossed the `need-to-know' threshold. In fact, the affairs of trade unions and employers' associations have been the subject of specific regulation since the Trade Union Act 1871.
Topics: Trade unions
Author: Pauline Hughes, head of legal services team,Disability Rights Commission
Resource type: ELA Briefing
The scope of Part 3 of the Disability Discrimination Act 1995 (DDA), which imposes duties on service providers, changed on 1 October 2004. Its underlying purpose is to promote inclusive service provision and to encourage systemic change in the provision of services.
Author: Clive Howard, Russell, Jones & Walker
Resource type: ELA Briefing
The difficulty of challenging a discretionary bonus as being irrational or perverse - the test set out in Clark v Nomura [2000] IRLR 766 - has been shown in Kennedy v Dresdner Kleinwort Wasserstein (2004 EWHC 1103).
Author: Clive Howard, Russell, Jones & Walker
Resource type: ELA Briefing
Just when we thought we had a clear approach to the burden of proof in sex discrimination cases, following Barton v Investec (2003) IRLR 332, along comes the EAT to make an adjustment in the guidelines.
Author: Clive Howard, Russell, Jones & Walker
Resource type: ELA Briefing
With compulsory disciplinary and grievance procedures due to come into force from 1 October this year, why should parties still be concerned with the ACAS Code of Practice on Discipline and Grievance Procedures?
Author: Marc Jones, Turbervilles
Resource type: ELA Briefing
 read with interest the Platform on contingency fees in employment tribunals by John Hendy QC (ELA Briefing, July 2004, p86), which in my view was not only inaccurate but prejudicial to the many reputable solicitors that offer to act for clients under a contingency fee agreement (CFA).
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