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This is a link to a piece I wrote on 7 October about headscarves in the Court of Justice of the European  Union. We know now the Court’s decision. In Achbita the Court started from the proposition that people must be free to...
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On 6 April 2017 the new Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017 are expected to come into force. They will require all private and voluntary-sector employers with 250 or more employees to publish prescribed information about...
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On 6 April 2017, the new Equality Act 2010 (Gender Pay Gap Information) Regulations 2017 come into force and are expected to affect nearly 8000 employers. What is it about? The Regulations require all employers with 250 or more employees (as at 5 April...
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In 2012 the government introduced a minimum income requirement (MIR) for non-EEA migrants wanting to join spouses or civil partners in this country. There’s no allowance for past earnings or earning potential so the spouse or civil partner in the UK...
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Gary Smith worked for Pimlico Plumbers between 25 August 2005 – 28 April 2011. He had a heart attack in January 2011 and claimed the subsequent termination of his engagement was unfair dismissal. There were other claims but the key issue concerned...