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Employment Law News Updates

Here we publish information on the latest employment law news stories

We are delighted to be featured in this month’s edition of The Brief – explaining the motivation and people behind the new emplaw online.

Our law card on whistleblowing is written by Alison Downie, Partner & Head of Employment and Rose Branson employment solicitor, both at Goodman Derrick LLP. Alison is recommended as a national leader in the field for both employee and employer work in Chambers Guide  


Bluebird UK Bidco (Case 82/13); Cañas v Nexea Gestión Documental SA, Fondo de Garantía Salarial (Case C-392/13); USDAW and anor v WW Realisation 1 Ltd (in liquidation) and anor (C-80/14)C-1. We have a summary of the opinion and our comprehensive Definitions/establishment law card has been

Our law cards on Shared Parental Leave are drafted by Barrister Lucy Boyle. She has an in-depth understanding of the complex scheme, having advised the Government on the legal effects of its policy, provided feedback on the main regulations and drafted the Curtailment Regulations. 

Following consultation, HM Stationery Office has just published the draft NMW Regulations 2015 which will repeal and re-enact the previous Regulations and amendments. The new Regulations will come into force on 6 April 2015.

We are delighted to announce that the Emplaw service has recently been acquired by the General Federation of Trade Unions. The editorial team will remain, ensuring that the ongoing professional integrity and independence of will continue but the service will benefit massively from the business expertise and commercial opportunities that the GFTU can contribute.