Monthly Archives: September 2015

Law in Flux – Time Limits for Bringing Contractual Claims in the Employment Tribunal

The Employment Tribunals Extension of Jurisdiction (England and Wales) Order 1994 (the 1994 Order) gives an Employment Tribunal jurisdiction to hear common law claims made by employees for damages arising out of breaches of contract. Claims made under the 1994 … Continue reading

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Modern Slavery Act 2015: large businesses to publish slavery and human trafficking statement

In March this year, the Government introduced the Modern Slavery Act 2015 to tackle slavery, servitude, forced or compulsory labour and human trafficking in England and Wales. The Government has now ceded ground to campaigners advocating that businesses should be … Continue reading

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