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New Law: Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay

New Law: Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay

From 6 April 2020, parents who have tragically suffered the loss of a child will be entitled to two weeks’ statutory Parental Bereavement Leave and, i ...

Unfair Dismissal: Probation service employee who failed to disclose a child protection issue was fairly dismissed

Unfair Dismissal: Probation service employee who failed to disclose a child protection issue was fairly dismissed

A Probation Service Officer was not unfairly dismissed for deliberately failing to give her employer full information about Social Services’ concerns ...

Sexual harassment and harassment at work: Technical guidance issued

Sexual harassment and harassment at work: Technical guidance issued

The Equality and Human Rights Commission has published technical guidance on harassment in the workplace.

Suspension: Solicitor who was suspended wins right to continue to perform most of her duties

Suspension: Solicitor who was suspended wins right to continue to perform most of her duties

The High Court has granted an interim injunction requiring an employer to permit a solicitor who had been suspended from some of her duties to perform ...

Brexit: Employment Rights

Brexit: Employment Rights

No changes expected in 2020 to existing EU-derived employment rights.

New Law: Section One Statements

New Law: Section One Statements

From 6 April 2020, all employers will need to take action to comply with new obligations to provide information to their workers.

6 April 2020: What is changing for Employers?

6 April 2020: What is changing for Employers?

Changes to statutory rates and employment related legislation are coming into effect from 6 April 2020.

Employment Matters - February 2020

Employment Matters - February 2020

DAC Beachcroft's Employment Matters focuses on some of the most interesting cases and events occurring within the Employment Law sector.

Miscarriage and the workplace

Miscarriage and the workplace

The Miscarriage Association has published a leaflet containing information and advice for employers.

Data Protection: ICO amends guidance on timescales for compliance with DSARs

Data Protection: ICO amends guidance on timescales for compliance with DSARs

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has amended its guidance on the timescales for compliance with data subject access requests (DSARs) where ...