• 08 Feb 2018

Modern working practices - government respond to the Taylor review

As the much awaited government response to the Matthew Taylor review is published we see that all but one of his recommendations have been acted upon.

  • 18 Jan 2018

£250,000 holiday back-pay paid out to London construction workers

Workers continue to receive pay-outs after the ruling last year that voluntary overtime should be included in the calculation of workers' holiday pay.

  • 21 Dec 2017

T’was the night before Christmas and nothing stirred in the workplace…

Or will it? A quick poll ran from November through to mid-December asked members about their workplace Christmas close down periods.

  • 30 Nov 2017

Court backs salesman's claim for 13 years of holiday pay

The practical ramifications of this latest holiday pay case are that employers whose 'self employed' contractors turn out to be 'workers' (Uber, Pimlico Plumber...

  • 27 Sep 2017

Insolvency Service holiday pay to include contractual-based commission

The Insolvency Service has announced that it will be changing the way it calculates holiday pay to include contractual-based commission.

  • 03 Aug 2017

Employers must now include voluntary overtime in holiday pay calculations

A decision by the employment appeal tribunal is the first to confirm that payments for entirely voluntary duties, should be included in the calculation of worke...