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Much of UK employment-and-discrimination-related legislation is direct UK law. In the short to medium term such legislation is unlikely to see much change but, where that law was initially shaped by EU policy or directive, change is a possibility – this is certainly true of the...

Brexit: what does it mean for employers and employees?

Much of UK employment-and-discrimination-related legislation is direct UK law. In the short to medium term such legislation is unlikely to see much change but, where that law was initially shaped by EU policy or directive, change is a possibility – this is certainly true of the...

Thank you to everyone who participated in our online clinic today on Age Discrimination. Tweets From @GaryBurgessITV ...if a company wanted to employ an older person to broaden experience in workforce, would that be age discrimination? Answer: Could be, as a stereotypical assumption that the young...

Age Discrimination: your questions answered #asklaw

Thank you to everyone who participated in our online clinic today on Age Discrimination. Tweets From @GaryBurgessITV ...if a company wanted to employ an older person to broaden experience in workforce, would that be age discrimination? Answer: Could be, as a stereotypical assumption that the young...

It has recently been in the national press that Chelsea Football Club’s team doctor, Eva Carneiro, had brought claims of constructive unfair dismissal against the Club and further claims of sex discrimination and harassment against former manager Jose Mourinho. On 7 June 2016, it...

The beautiful game?

It has recently been in the national press that Chelsea Football Club’s team doctor, Eva Carneiro, had brought claims of constructive unfair dismissal against the Club and further claims of sex discrimination and harassment against former manager Jose Mourinho. On 7 June 2016, it...

With Euro 2016 about to begin, and some games scheduled for weekday afternoons, how should bosses deal with employees who want to watch the football? Workplace conciliation service Acas recently urged employers to be flexible and have agreements in place to cover requests for...

Should football fans be allowed to watch Euro 2016 at work?

With Euro 2016 about to begin, and some games scheduled for weekday afternoons, how should bosses deal with employees who want to watch the football? Workplace conciliation service Acas recently urged employers to be flexible and have agreements in place to cover requests for...