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Is there a database of settlement agreements?

Settlement Agreement Question: Is there a database of settlement agreements? I've been thinking about my options. I can accept an offer of a settlement agreement or...
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I’ve been frog-marched off the premises and given 5 days to...

I’ve been accused of poor performance and have been sent home until further notice (to think about a settlement agreement offer my employer has...
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Under pressure to accept a settlement offer?

Undue pressure to accept settlement offer? In an attempt to get the deal done, some employers may be tempted to put as much pressure as...

Section 111A Employment Rights Act 1996

Section 111A Employment Rights Act 1996: What does it say and mean? Section 111A Employment Rights Act 1996 came into law in 2013. It introduced...

Can an employee rely on a protected conversation at an employment...

Can an employee rely on a protected conversation at an employment tribunal? A pre-termination negotiation (other wise known as a protected conversation) takes place when...

I signed a settlement agreement during a period of mental illness....

Mental health issues are a growing concern across the UK and world. It is estimated that 1 in 6 people in the past week experienced...

Mums paid 3% less per child

There's been lots of coverage about the employment gender pay gap following the introduction of the gender pay gap regulations earlier this year but a recent study highlights the pay cut working mothers suffer for each child they have. Mums get three per cent less for every child they have,...
The GMB union has launched proceedings against delivery company DX. The claimants in the case argue they are being denied their rights as workers. A 'worker' is a middle category in-between an 'employee' and someone who is genuinely self-employed. Workers have fewer statutory employments than employees. but still have important rights, for...