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The East End of London

The “Legend” is a movie about the Kray brothers and their influence on East London. “The College” is located at the heart of it all and still has a collective memory around of the mark left by the Krays… 638 more words


Dr C Magoulas v QMUL (part I)

At the same time of my dismissal from Queen Mary on grounds of redundancy, my colleague Babis was also served notice. His case hasn’t seen any publicity so far. 1,829 more words


What's a 'reasonable investigation'?

In order to show a fair dismissal in a misconduct case, a ‘reasonable investigation’ is key. This week we delve into the world of foreign exchange trading and a recent decision[1] from the Employment Tribunal for a helpful reminder on this sometimes slippery concept. 488 more words


Unison employment tribunal fees appeal granted

THE Supreme Court has granted permission for Unison to appeal the Court of Appeal’s decision over a Judicial Review of employment tribunal fees. The issue in this case is whether the Court of Appeal erred in its approach to the EU principle of effectiveness; in its approach to indirect discrimination and in concluding that Fees Order was not indirectly discriminatory.

Employment Law

Postponements in the Employment Tribunal – Government moves to limit the number of postponements that can be granted to a party

Section 151 of the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act 2015 made provision for limiting the number of postponements a party may apply for in an Employment Tribunal and requiring a Tribunal to consider making an order for costs against any party who makes a late application to postpone or adjourn a hearing.  522 more words