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Government considering re-introducing Employment Tribunal Fees

According to the Law Society Gazette the government is considering reintroducing tribunal fees. Whilst no detail is given, the Ministry of Justice has said it is confident that a fee system can be found which does not deny Claimants access to justice, for which the government was criticised in R (on the application of UNISON)… Continue reading Government considering re-introducing Employment Tribunal Fees

The Court of European Justice ruling on unused holiday

The CJEU held that the Working Time Directive requires that if a worker does not exercise the right to paid annual leave in any year, leave should not automatically be lost unless the employer has 'diligently' brought it to the worker's attention that leave will be lost, the burden of proof falling on the employer.… Continue reading The Court of European Justice ruling on unused holiday