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The battle of the protected characteristics continues

We have seen many recent news reports regarding gay rights apparently ‘trumping’ those relating to religion and/or belief when individuals have expressed or acted upon their religious beliefs. 512 more words


Should I Accept a Facebook Friend Request From My Boss?

Have you ever experienced that awkward moment when you get a friends request from a relative stranger?  Worse still, have you ever experienced that awkward moment when you get a friends request from your boss?  560 more words

Claims set to surge? Maybe… for 2-weeks

The next two weeks is likely to see the sharpest increase in the number of claims being submitted to the Employment Tribunal than at any time since the introduction of the fees regime back in July 2013. 486 more words


Case Law: BBC v Roden, Open justice, anonymity and the protection of reputation - Hugh Tomlinson QC

In the case of BBC v Roden ( UKEAT 0385_14_1205) Simler J sitting as the Employment Appeal Tribunal overturned a remarkable anonymity order which had been made at the conclusion of Employment Tribunal proceedings to protect the reputation of a claimant who had misled his employers and reaffirmed the importance of open justice. 1,130 more words


£250,000 employment tribunal compensation award for architect

AN ARCHITECT who said she was marginalised after taking maternity leave has been awarded £250,000 in compensation by an employment tribunal after making multiple claims against her employers. More here (Mail Online).

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' Woman Fired for answering Lesbian Churches Question'

#AceNewsReport – LONDON:June.11: An employment tribunal in West London has ruled in favour of a nursery worker who was fired after she responded to a co-worker’s questions about her church. 75 more words