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David Harris discusses Age Discrimination on BBC Radio Berkshire

  • David Harris
  • Thursday, February 14th, 2019

David Harris was interviewed by Phil Kennedy of BBC Radio Berkshire about a recent case where Eileen Jolly, an 88-year-old employee, won her claim of age...

David Harris interview on BBC Radio Wiltshire about Carillion

  • Denise Rose
  • Thursday, January 18th, 2018

David Harris, Managing Partner of DPH Legal, employment lawyers, was asked by BBC Radio Wiltshire to comment on the recent announcements about Carillion going...

A recent success in the EAT

  • Denise Rose
  • Friday, December 22nd, 2017

DPH Legal solicitors recently represented the successful claimant Mr Basra in the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) in his appeal against a decision of the...

Post-Brexit immigration rules

  • David Harris
  • Tuesday, February 12th, 2019

Whether or not a deal is reached with the EU the fact remains that the UK will cease to be a member with effect from 29 March 2019, Article 50 had triggered a...

Dismissal and long-term disability

  • David Harris
  • Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

Following a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) judgment employers now need to be wary of dismissing employees for incapacity if they are entitled to long...

Tackling sexual harassment at work

  • David Harris
  • Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

On 18 December 2018, the government launched a package of 12 announcements to tackle sexual harassment at work, including consultations on legal protections...

Don’t risk being named and shamed!

  • David Harris
  • Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019

From December 2018 onwards employers who fail to pay an employment tribunal judgment made against them face not only being sent a penalty notice but also being...

Parental Bereavement Leave and Pay

  • Joanne Baker-Gabb
  • Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

The Parental Bereavement (Leave and Pay) Bill is anticipated to come into force in 2020 This Act will ensure that employees who have lost a child under 18 or...

Employment Tribunal remit around pay is clarified

  • Joanne Baker-Gabb
  • Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

In the case of Agarwal v Cardiff University and Anor, following a period of sickness absence an employee returned to academic duties but was not permitted to...

Reference requests – a reality check

  • Joanne Baker-Gabb
  • Wednesday, November 28th, 2018

Employers can usually choose whether to give a reference or not, but if they do elect to provide one, it must be fair and accurate References must not include...

Sign on the dotted line…

  • Joanne Baker-Gabb
  • Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

In the case of Tenon FM Limited v Cawley the employer tried to enforce post-termination restrictions on an employee who wanted to join a competitor and also...

We’re growing!

  • Denise Rose
  • Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

We are very pleased to announce that Varsha Maistry has joined our team! Varsha joins us as our sixth specialist employment solicitor and will be based at our...

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