• 15 Mar 2019

Low Pay Commission consultation 2019

The Low Pay Commission (LPC) has opened its annual consultation on the levels of the National Minimum Wage rates, including the National Living Wage.

  • 15 Mar 2019

Maternity rights – innaccessible work email

The Employment Appeal Tribunal has held that it can be unfavourable treatment under the Equality Act to send a woman on maternity leave an important email at a...

  • 14 Mar 2019

CIPP survey on extending redundancy protection for women and new parents

The CIPP policy team have published a survey to gather the views of payroll professionals on the proposals to extend redundancy protection for women and new par...

  • 14 Mar 2019

Does the BBC pay women and men equally for equal work?

The Equality and Human Rights Commission (EHRC) has launched a formal investigation into suspected past pay discrimination against women at the BBC.

  • 13 Mar 2019

Employment Appeal Tribunal on Worker Status

The Employment Appeal tribunal has held that an individual who is paid a quarterly 'exclusivity' payment, can be an employee.

  • 08 Mar 2019

HMRC warns of landline scams threatening households

Households with a landline number should be vigilant of phone calls from fraudsters pretending to be the tax authority, warns HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC).