Latest twist in Shared Parental Leave case law

EAT leaves the door wide open for indirect sex discrimination claims to succeed in latest twist in shared parental leave cases Hot on the heels of the Employment Appeal Tribunal’s…

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‘Pre-cancerous’ condition: disability or not?

Under the Equality Act 2010, cancer is a deemed disability from the point of diagnosis.  HIV infection and multiple sclerosis are afforded the same protection.  This means that employees diagnosed…

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2018 Calendar of Events
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2018 Calendar of Events

At Torque Law we offer employment law training in legal updates as well as interactive workshops and seminars on hot topics for employers and business owners. We pride ourselves on…

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2018 – Looking ahead

2018 is already shaping up to be an eventful year in the world of employment law! In addition to a number of important cases heading to appeal hearings this year,…

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Talking of holidays:

holiday pay just got a whole lot more complicated (and costly …) A recent holiday pay ruling from the European Court of Justice is likely to have costly implications for any…

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GDPR and the Data Protection Bill 2017

Insights from the Bill’s first reading. It will not have escaped people's attention that the GDPR is due to come into effect on 25 May 2018.  What may have passed…

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