Weekly Review of Developments Issued: 13/08/2010

Posted in : Weekly Review of Developments on 13 August 2010 Issues covered:

It's Friday the 13th! But hey, luck of the Irish, good weather forecast for the weekend! Here is the news – this week compiled by Emer Hinphey of Thinkpeople...


1. Law Commission Second Programme of Law Reform Consultation
2. Employee can’t ‘switch off’ during holidays
3. DEL to issue second call for funding applications
4. Weight may affect attendance at work
5. TUC backs Bangladeshi textile workers wage demands
6. Consultation on the future of the right to request time to train
7. Graduates expect flexible working
8. Case Law
9. Food for thought?

NOTE: Case law section essentials this week - EAT allows equal pay claim awarding equivalent unsocial hours payment to women taking account of

Already a subscriber?

Click here to login and access the full article.

Don't miss out, register today!

Are you fully aware of the benefits of Legal-Island's Employment Law Update Service? We help hundreds of people like you understand how the latest changes in employment law impact on your business.

Help understand the ramifications of each important case from NI, GB and Europe

24/7 access to all the content in the Legal Island Vault for research case law and HR issues

Ensure your organisation’s policies and procedures are fully compliant with NI law

Receive free preliminary advice on workplace issues from the employment team at Worthingtons Solicitors

Already a subscriber, now or Register

This article is correct at 06/08/2015

The information in this article is provided as part of Legal-Island's Employment Law Hub. We regret we are not able to respond to requests for specific legal or HR queries and recommend that professional advice is obtained before relying on information supplied anywhere within this article.