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Friday Round Up: 05/05/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 05/05/2023 You wait all year for a Bank Holiday, and then 3 come along at once! Enjoy the long weekend! This week's top 5: AI 'Godfather' Geoffrey Hinton Warns of Dangers as He Quits Google Are Staff Entitled to a Day Off for the Coronation Bank Holiday? Will Hospitality Workers Ever Get a Four-day Week? Thi...
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Friday Round Up: 28/04/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 28/04/2023 Hoping our updates are to your satisfaction... lots in here: AI, banter and industrial action... This week's top 5: People are Going to Employment Tribunals Over ‘Banter’ 74% of Employees Say their Leaders Lack Empathy in Addressing Resistance to Change What can We Learn from Recent Case of a Unio...
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Friday Round Up: 21/04/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 21/04/2023 Spring has well and truly sprung and back to school battles have been won..... take a moment to reflect with our employment law updates ........ This week's top 5: Annual Fair Employment Monitoring Report Published TUC: Government Failing to Protect Workers from AI 3 in 5 Would Not Work for Compan...
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Friday Round Up: 14/04/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 14/04/2023 For updates faster than Joe Biden’s trip to NI……..it’s the Friday Round Up! This week's top 5: NI Mums on Their Battle to Meet Childcare Costs While Working Time for a HR Spring Clean? EU Retained Law Bill may be Delayed Unions Fear Ministers May Backtrack on UK Worker Protection Bill 42% of Emplo...
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Thursday Round Up: 06/04/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 06/04/2023 HR's favourite thing about Easter? Finally getting to use all those egg-cellent puns in their company-wide emails without feeling like a total yolker. This Week's Top 5: Equality Law GB NI – Similarities and Differences GB's Worker Protection Bill - Will 'Banter Bouncers' be Required? High Proport...
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Friday Round Up 31/03/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 31/03/2023 On the sad news of Paul O'Grady's death, and in the words of his alter ego, Lily Savage always remember "Life is too short to clean an oven." - RIP Paul & Lily This week's top 5: Judicial Assessment and Mediation Launched in Northern Ireland Tribunals Western Trust: Blind Man Paid £3,000 in Di...
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Friday Round Up 24/03/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 24/03/2023 Welcome to this week's Friday Round-Up that promises to provide more transparency than Boris Johnson's party planning texts..... This week's top 5: Starplan Furniture - A Cautionary Tale for NI Employers Inside 'McHire': How AI Reduced McDonald's Time-to-Hire by 65% It Needs Men to Disrupt Sexism ...
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Thursday Round Up 16/03/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 16/03/2023 In a week in which we’ve seen the rise of the machines we’re wondering at Legal Island whether we should replace coffee breaks with an oil change? Here’s what else we’ve been pondering this week …. This Week's Top 5: 75% of Companies Reporting Talent Shortages and Difficulty Hiring £19k Award for ...
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Friday Round-Up 10/03/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 10/03/2023 Artic air and Attenborough flair; we keep you updated because we care........... This week's top 5: International Women's Day Strikes Bill “huge step backwards” for Tackling Racism at Work Elon Musk apologises UK firms back health and safety rules in face of Retained EU Law Bill Blog: Why Addressi...
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Friday Round Up 03/03/2023

Posted in: Weekly Review of Developments on 03/03/2023 Pierce Brosnan, Aurora Borealis and Rishi Sunak all spotted in NI this week! Our employment law updates also have something for everyone ... This week's top 5: ‘Fake’ Flexibility Hampering Working Mothers’ Careers Can HR be Trusted? Workday Sued over its AI Job Screening Tool How Vista's Remote-Fi...