• 20 Jun 2018

64% in favour of right to request flexible working from day 1

There have been several recommendations in recent months that the right to request flexible working should exist from the first day of employment; we asked the ...

  • 15 Jun 2018

“This is the modern world of work…

…and we need to respond quickly”, says Sir Brendan Barber, Acas’ Chair. “If your workplace was a person, would you say it was in good health?”

  • 13 Jun 2018

CIPP policy news journal

The latest updated edition of the 2018-19 CIPP policy news journal is now available to members.

  • 13 Jun 2018

Employment status – Plimlico Plumbers

In the case Pimlico Plumbers v Gary Smith, the Supreme Court has held that Mr Smith was a ‘worker’ under s230(3)(b) of the Employment Rights Act.

  • 12 Jun 2018

TGI Fridays workers to deliver letter to business secretary demanding action on tips

Workers at TGI Fridays restaurants, who have taken four days of strike action over tips and minimum wage abuses, will deliver a letter to the business secretary...

  • 12 Jun 2018

Equality Clause: Comparator being promoted

In a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal the judge held that an equality clause can remain in place even if the comparator is promoted out of the role.