Government begins addressing problems in the gig economy

Employment and HR 15 February 18

Following the publication of the Taylor Report last year, the Government has announced the measures it intends to take to protect the rights of workers in the so-called “gig economy”...

GDPR preparations gain momentum

Employment and HR 15 February 18

With just three months to go until the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force, all businesses should now have started planning how they will comply with the stricter requirements for processing personal data...

Tesco becomes latest supermarket to face mass equal pay claims

Employment and HR 15 February 18

Supermarket giant Tesco is reported to be facing a potential £4 billion worth of equal pay claims brought by female staff who are claiming to be paid significantly less than their male colleagues...

Auto-enrolment into pension schemes to be extended to 18-21 year olds

Employment and HR 18 January 18

The Government has announced that the minimum age of 22 for auto-enrolment into pension schemes is to be lowered to 18...

Covert CCTV cameras breached employees’ human rights

Employment and HR 18 January 18

The European Court of Human Rights has ruled that the human rights of employees who stole from their workplace were breached by their employer’s installation of concealed CCTV cameras which caught them in the act...

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