Prospect news stories
Figures published today show a slump in the number of Employment Tribunal claims since fees were introduced. The dip in claims is not surprising, but the extent of the fall off is. Prospect members can rest assured though, as the union pays the fees in cases we support.
A Prospect member who was dismissed from the Home Office in December 2011 has won his claim of unfair dismissal. The case was heard over four days last month in the Watford Tribunal.
Thousands of civil servants in the Home Office will benefit from fairer promotion procedures after a Prospect legal victory.
The Court of Appeal has reserved judgement in the case against the RPI-CPI pensions switch brought by Prospect and other unions this week.
Prospect has been successful in challenging pay systems where length of service had a disproportionate adverse impact on women members