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Smoking in the workplaceProviding a smoke-free workplace (in enclosed or substantially enclosed premises) has been obligatory in England since 1 July...
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19th May
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Office-holdersIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered into following...
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19th May
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Sunday workingFORTHCOMING CHANGE: Certain aspects of the protections afforded under the ERA 1996 to shop and betting workers are to be strengthened by...
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19th May
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How do you calculate the time limit for submitting an unfair dismissal claim to the employment tribunal?For information:•on time limits for the...
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19th May
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Statutory minimum noticeSection 86 of the Employment Rights Act 1996 (ERA 1996) provides for a statutory minimum period of notice that must be given...
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19th May
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Redundancy—fair procedure: individual consultationWhere there is no statutory obligation to consult with any existing employee representatives (see...
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19th May
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Time off work for antenatal appointmentsAn employer or, where applicable, a temporary work agency or hirer, cannot unreasonably refuse to allow a...
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19th May
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Types of whistleblowing claimIP COMPLETION DAY: 11pm (GMT) on 31 December 2020 marks the end of the Brexit transition/implementation period entered...
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19th May
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Early judicial assessment of employment tribunal casesCoronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and Scotland...
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19th May
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Continuity of employmentUPDATE: In its ‘Good Work Plan’ published in December 2018, the government has indicated that it will legislate to extend the...
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19th May
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Calculators on Lexis®PSL EmploymentThis Practice Note explains and summarises the suite of calculators designed specifically to assist employment...
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19th May
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Disclosure in employment tribunal proceedingsCoronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and Scotland during the...
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19th May
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Definition of dismissal in unfair dismissalTo succeed in a claim of unfair dismissal, the claimant must establish that they were dismissed by the...
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19th May
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Striking out and unless orders in employment tribunal proceedingsCoronavirus (COVID-19): All proceedings in employment tribunals in England, Wales and...
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19th May
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Effective date of terminationWhere a qualifying period of employment is required to bring an unfair dismissal claim (see Practice Note: Entitlement to...
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19th May

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IR35—off-payroll workersCoronavirus (COVID-19): in light of the coronavirus crisis, the government announced temporary measures to support the...
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Produced in partnership with David Smith of DLA Piper 9th Sep
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Capping public sector exit payments—pensions implicationsFollowing two periods of consultation (the first in 2015 and the second in 2016), the...
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24th Aug
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Capping the size of public sector exit payments—the revoked 2020 regulations [Archived]ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note sets out the workings of...
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24th Aug
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Claw-back of public sector exit paymentsNB: This Practice Note discusses legislation that is not yet in force. Implementation of this legislation has...
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24th Aug
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Government proposals to reform public sector exit paymentsThis Practice Note considers legislation which has been revoked and proposals not yet in...
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24th Aug
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Central government outsourcing—Fair Deal 2013 and pensionsSpecial provisions normally apply to ensure a minimum level of pension protection for...
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Produced in partnership with Paul Carney of Shoosmiths 15th Aug
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Local government outsourcing—the pension issuesThe Best Value DirectionThe government’s ‘Fair Deal’ policy was first introduced in 1999 and set out...
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Produced in partnership with Gary Delderfield of Eversheds Sutherland 15th Aug
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Teachers and staff in academies and free schools Although the Academies Act 2010 (AcA 2010) does apply in Wales, the provisions for the creation of...
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15th Aug
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Teachers and staff in maintained schoolsCoronavirus (COVID-19): This Practice Note contains guidance on subjects impacted by the Coronavirus Act 2020...
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15th Aug
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Equality Act 2010—discrimination in schoolsThe public sector equality dutyUnder the Equality Act 2010 (Specific Duties and Public Authorities)...
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Produced in partnership with Nicholas Hancox of Nicholas Hancox Solicitors and Katie Michelon of Browne Jacobson 15th Aug
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Specific public sector equality duties—WalesThe public sector equality duty (PSED) as defined and set out in Part 11 of the Equality Act 2010...
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Produced in partnership with Rachel Barrett of Cloisters 12th Aug
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Specific public sector equality duties—EnglandThe public sector equality duty (PSED) as defined and set out in Part 11 of the Equality Act 2010 (EqA...
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12th Aug
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Public sector equality dutyAll public authorities, when exercising any of their functions, are subject to the Public Sector Equality Duty (PSED). The...
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Produced in partnership with Matt Lewin of Cornerstone Barristers 12th Aug
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Specific public sector equality duties—ScotlandThe public sector equality duty (PSED) as defined and set out in Part 11 of the Equality Act 2010 (EqA...
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Produced in partnership with Bruce Caldow of Harper Macleod LLP 12th Aug
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Equality and Human Rights CommissionStatutory frameworkThe Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) is an independent non-departmental public body...
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12th Aug
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TUPE—public sector transfersThis Practice Note provides guidance on how the Transfer of Undertakings (Protection of Employment) Regulations 2006, SI...
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11th Aug
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Capping the size of public sector exit payments—2016 draft regulations [Archived]ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note is retained for reference only...
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11th Aug
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Religion or belief, sex: teachers, school staff and other educational appointmentsThis Practice Note considers the interaction of provisions of the...
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11th Aug
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Public sector apprenticeship targetCertain prescribed public sector bodies, including those with 250 or more staff in England, have a target under the...
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11th Aug
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Gender pay gap reportingCoronavirus (COVID-19): The enforcement of all gender pay gap reporting deadlines was suspended for the reporting year...
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11th Aug

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