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Asda v Brierley – Supreme Court judgment

Asda v Brierley – Supreme Court judgment

The Supreme Court today delivered its judgment on a fundamental legal issue in the multiple equal pay claims brought by Asda employees. The essence of ...

Public sector exit payments: the cap is coming

Public sector exit payments: the cap is coming

The payment of six-figure exit payments to public servants on leaving their employment is not a new phenomenon but, in an era when public sector budge ...

Updated Government guidance on the extension of the furlough scheme

Updated Government guidance on the extension of the furlough scheme

Following the Prime Minister’s statement on Sunday setting out the plan for easing the lockdown, the Government published sector-specific guidance to ...

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Key Q&As relevant to the health workforce

Key COVID-19 legal developments in the health sector: Key Q&As relevant to the health workforce

Update: We are acutely aware of the efforts that our clients in the healthcare sector (both NHS and independent) are making to deal with Covid-19 and ...

Tricky Sickness Issues - Employment Webinar

Tricky Sickness Issues - Employment Webinar

Sickness and sickness absence is a perennially challenging and nuanced issue for HR practitioners. The cost of employee absence is significant for bot ...

Court of Appeal: No discrimination where Shared Parental Pay differs from Maternity Pay

Court of Appeal: No discrimination where Shared Parental Pay differs from Maternity Pay

The Court of Appeal has comprehensively dismissed the proposition that male employees taking Shared Parental Leave can compare themselves with female ...

Webinar - Assessing equal pay risk in your organisation

Webinar - Assessing equal pay risk in your organisation

DAC Beachcroft Employment Partner, Guy Bredenkamp hosts a live webinar focusing on assessing equal pay risk in your organisation.