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David Harris interview on BBC Radio Berkshire about gender pay gap

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  • Tuesday, September 12th, 2017

David Harris, Managing Partner of DPH Legal, employment solicitors in Reading, was asked by BBC Radio Berkshire to comment on the recent disclosures made by...

What All Employees Should Consider Before Signing a Settlement Agreement

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  • Monday, September 11th, 2017

Have you been offered a settlement agreement Here are a few things to consider before agreeing to the terms Settlement agreements are generally offered to...

Whistleblowing update: damages for stigma and loss of future prospects

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  • Sunday, September 10th, 2017

The Court of Appeal in Small v Shrewsbury and Telford Hospitals NHS Trust EWCA Civ 882 recently considered the question of whether a Claimant ought to...

EU citizenship proposals

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  • Monday, August 14th, 2017

Prime Minister Theresa May has formally outlined her proposals to allow EU citizens to remain in the UK once the country leaves the EU In summary, qualifying...

A further uplift in discrimination awards

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  • Monday, August 14th, 2017

It is well known that compensation for an act or acts of discrimination attract an award for 'injury to feelings' This award is distinct from 'part loss' and...

Carrying over holiday pay

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  • Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

Does a worker’s paid holiday entitlement carry over to subsequent years if they do not take holiday because their employer refuses to pay them In short, yes...

What next for the gig economy?

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  • Wednesday, July 19th, 2017

The much-anticipated Taylor Review (or to give it its formal title, “Good work: the Taylor review of modern working practices”) was published on 11 July...

Headscarves and Religious discrimination

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  • Monday, June 19th, 2017

You may have seen the recent headlines regarding the banning of a headscarf at work not amounting to direct religious discrimination according to the European...

Annual Compensation Increase

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  • Monday, June 5th, 2017

The Department for Business Innovation & Skills (BIS) has made The Employment Rights (Increase of Limits) Order 2017, containing the annual increases in...

When does termination of employment take effect by post?

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  • Monday, May 22nd, 2017

A question we often get asked by our clients is "when does notice of the termination of employment take effect" Interestingly a recent Court of Appeal...

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