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Employers cannot treat employees badly, even if they don’t respect their competence. Leeds United discovered this after their assistant manager, Nigel Gibbs, won a breach of contract case brought at the High Court. Gibbs had a fixed-term contract with the … More

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Season of Santa and settlement agreements

‘Tis in the season of goodwill that employers choose to fire employees. So legally, Christmas becomes the busiest time of year for employment lawyers. Employers tend to be the first to make resolutions on what they want to do in … More

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Christmas overtime refusal leads to dismissal

If you want to force your workers to do overtime over Christmas, the Employment Tribunal supports you…  A tribunal in November 2016 ruled that an employer fairly dismissed a worker when her refusal to do overtime over the Christmas period … More

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Uber end of road for consultants

Has Uber unwittingly crashed the car for all consultants… Consultants and employers who use them – don’t panic. The Uber decision, in the case of Aslam & others -V- Uber BV Central London Employment Tribunal 2016, has not driven a … More

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You’ve been framed – by the employer

Would it be a fair cop if an employer’s video surveillance recorded misconduct by an employee? Can an employer put his employees under video surveillance or enter the email records on computers used by employees to find acts of misconduct? … More

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