A recent judgment in the Employment Tribunal could lead to employers facing future claims for historic breaches of contract.
Following a breach of any contract a claim can be brought in the County or High Court for compensation. 376 more words
Stories about politicians and councillors being caught up in scandals at work regularly feature in our national press. In such cases the individual generally resigns (eventually) following public pressure to do so but what happens when it happens to ordinary employees? 442 more words
THE COSTS to an employer of defending three employment tribunal claims which were eventually dropped rose to more than £63,000.
Avon and Somerset Police faced claims of harassment, victimisation and sex discrimination brought by three officers but the accusations were dropped less than a week into the six-week hearing. 26 more words
Who can resist cake? What about one slice glazed with chocolate and layered with coffee cream? Could you take just one bite?
That might sound like some challenge on a TV game show but it’s the background to a claim that proceeded in the Employment Tribunal this week, … 318 more words