Acas has published new guidance on Age Discrimination which includes a
helpful summary of the current law and some practical guidance in three useful factsheets:
Age discrimination key points for the workplaceAge discrimination ten obligations for employersAge discrimination top ten myths
he EAT has determined that an employer is not able dismiss an employee who is in receipt of payments under a long-term disability plan, on grounds of incapacity, even if the contract of employment allows this.Read More
Whilst the political debates continue over Brexit, including whether we should have a second vote, a reminder that currently from an employment and immigration perspective, the current position remains as stated by the Home Office in its statement made on 21 June 2018 concerning the post Brexit scheme for EU nationals resident in the UK.
Although the scheme is still subject to approval by Parliament, the statement still gives a good indication of what the future plans are.Read More