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HR Alert: New national living wage

MILLIONS of workers across the country will receive an increase in pay as the new national living wage comes into force from the beginning of April.

  • 30 March 2016
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Compensation limits increase

From 6 April, the statutory limit for a week’s pay will be increased to £479 (currently £475) and the maximum compensatory award in unfair dismissal claims will raise to £78,962 (currently £78,335).

  • 30 March 2016
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Developing a practice policy on e-cigarettes

Practices are urged to ensure their policy on e-cigarettes is more than just smoke and mirrors.

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

HR Alert: Fair and accurate references

PRACTICES should ensure that any references they give regarding ex-employees are as fair and accurate as possible.

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Ask the expert: The right to work

Q. OUR practice is currently in the process of recruiting a new member to the team. Before beginning the interview process, how do we ensure that the successful candidate has the right to work in the UK?

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Acas reveal early conciliation figures

ALMOST two thirds of early conciliation cases dealt with by Acas did not proceed to a tribunal claim, according to figures based on the first year of the scheme.

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Did you know?

THE Employment Law team at MDDUS have a range of useful documentation available.

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Don't forget

FROM October 1, the following changes to the national minimum wage took place:

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

National living wage to be introduced

EMPLOYEES over 25 who are currently on the national minimum wage will get a pay rise in April with the government introducing a compulsory national living wage.

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

Case study: Gross misconduct can still result in an unfair dismissal

The case of Harvey v Vista Hotels involved an unfair dismissal claim.

  • 08 October 2015
  • Article
  • Article
  • Employment Law Update

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