Written on 01 Dec 2011 by Richard Rowell

What has a recent Employment Tribunal (ET) between Stringfellows and one of its lapdancers got to do with your business. Well it could be quite important if you use self-employed…

Written on 25 Oct 2011 by Richard Rowell

At a recent employment tribunal it was held that dismissing an employee for uploading relatively minor work based comments onto Facebook was unfair. Law firm Pinsent Masons…

Written on 20 Apr 2011 by Richard Rowell

The statistics for 2009-10 Employment Tribunals (ET) and Employment Appeal Tribunals (EAT) highlighted a startling fact that the number of employment tribunals accepted rose by 56…

Written on 25 Jan 2011 by Richard Rowell

We noted with interest this week a press release from the British Chambers of Commerce (BCC) that will strike a chord with many employers across the UK. Some interesting facts on…