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Archive for November, 2012

Polish man settles race discrimination case against Newry firm

Polish man settles race discrimination case against Newry firm

| November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

An electrical goods firm in Newry has settled a case brought by a Polish man alleging racial discrimination with a payment of £17,500, without admission of liability.

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New online Expenses and Benefits form

New online Expenses and Benefits form

| November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

HMRC has published a new online Expenses and Benefits from Employment Toolkit 2011-12 for Employers’ end of year forms and record keeping 2012-13:

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Employment Law Changes on the way for NI?

Employment Law Changes on the way for NI?

| November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

DEL has published "Employment Law Discussion Paper: Departmental Response" this week, following the consultation exercise into possible employment law changes in Northern Ireland.

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Healthy Workplaces: Best work-related documentary film of the year awarded

Healthy Workplaces: Best work-related documentary film of the year awarded

| November 23, 2012 | 0 Comments

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EAT Cases October

EAT Cases October

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

In the latest batch of Employment Appeals Tribunal cases released by the Department for Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation, some of the more interesting cases included:

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Online risk assessment tool for workplaces goes from strength to strength

Online risk assessment tool for workplaces goes from strength to strength

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

A free online software, developed by the European Agency for Safety and Health at Work (EU-OSHA), is giving micro and small businesses across Europe the means of carrying out risk assessments in workplaces in a straightforward and cost-effective way.

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Council of Europe says some Greek labour reforms illegal

Council of Europe says some Greek labour reforms illegal

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

Reforms to Greek labour law aimed at cutting costs for the country’s recession-hit employers were illegal because they violated workers’ rights, a committee at the Council of Europe ruled on Friday in a non-binding judgment.

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The Child Benefit and Child Tax Credit (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2012

The Child Benefit and Child Tax Credit (Miscellaneous Amendments) Regulations 2012

| November 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

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Knowles v Dunnes Stores Timepiece Restaurant [2012] IREAT UD2575/2009

Knowles v Dunnes Stores Timepiece Restaurant [2012] IREAT UD2575/2009

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

Unfair dismissal; reasonableness

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'Presenteeism' is sweeping Britain as workers come into office

'Presenteeism' is sweeping Britain as workers come into office

| November 2, 2012 | 0 Comments

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