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Employee or worker contract may exist where wages not agreed
June 2012

The Court of Appeal has held that a contract between an employer and an employee or worker may exist even if the amount of wages has not been agreed between them (Ajar-Tec v Stack). Continue reading...

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Discrimination claims by agency-employed contract worker against principal
June 2012

In LB Camden v (1) Pegg (2) Randstad Care (3) Hays Specialist Recruitment t/a Camden Agency for Temporary Supply the EAT held that where a contract worker, employed by an employment agency, is supplied to work for a third party (the principal), that worker will have the right to bring a claim against that principal for any discrimination suffered by the worker whilst working for the principal. Continue reading...

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Insolvency and employment compensation – what happens if your employer can’t pay?
May 2012

This article looks at certain payments that you may be owed by a former employer and what your rights are if your former employer cannot pay. Continue reading...

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Motoring Offences – Calling Time On Mobile Phone Users
October 2010

It has been some months since the Road Traffic Act was amended, to make use of a mobile telephone whilst driving an endorsable offence. We are now able to see how the law has been applied to date. Continue reading...