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Hands off our holidays!
18 December 2017 14:59 Marion Scovell


Employment law update: 0443 - Employment status round-up
info 16-Jan-2018 11:42
Employment status was one of the ‘hot topics’ of employment law in 2017. Uber appealed the tribunal decision that their drivers were workers and the CAC rejected the Independent Workers’ Union of Great Britain’s (IWGB) application for recognition in Deliveroo on the basis that their riders were not workers.

Employment law update: 0442 - Holiday pay for workers
info 19-Dec-2017 14:26
The European Court has ruled that workers, who have been denied the opportunity to take paid leave, will be able to claim back pay for holiday throughout their employment. This will impact particularly on those workers who have been wrongly classed as self-employed.

National newsletter: Legal Eye - Northern Ireland Special - November 2017
info 30-Nov-2017 11:35
We have produced a special edition of LegalEye for our members in Northern Ireland

Employment law update: 0441 - Increase in compensation for injury to feelings
info 3-Nov-2017 09:46
The level of compensation for injury to feelings in Equality Act claims has been increased.

National newsletter: Legal Eye - Issue 15 - October 2017
info 12-Oct-2017 09:22
LegalEye features recent legal cases for Prospect members, news on employment law and information on Prospect legal services. This edition includes news of; equal pay at the met office, a tribunal claim of disability discrimination, success at judicial mediation, and a look ahead to UnionWeek 2017.

National newsletter: Personal Injury Scheme: Why you are better off with Prospect
info 11-Oct-2017 10:55
Personal Injury Scheme: Why you are better of with Prospect is a one off special in the style of Legal Eye featuring a range of success stories from the Prospect legal scheme

Employment law update: 0440 - Industrial action ballots and the expected period of action
info 26-Sep-2017 09:43
The High Court has refused an injunction application against BALPA and accepted that the union’s ballot complied with the new provisions introduced by the Trade Union Act 2016.

Employment law update: 0439 - Whistleblowing - the meaning of "Public Interest"
info 15-Sep-2017 09:53
This update looks at the meaning of public interest as defined by the Court of Appeal in the case of Chesterton, August 2017.