Monthly Archives: November 2017

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

Introduction In recent weeks, few areas of public life have been untouched by the vast number of complaints about inappropriate sexual behaviour by public figures. Online, thousands have engaged in the #metoo campaign to highlight their own experiences of sexual … Continue reading

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Royal Mail v Jhuti – Whistleblowing     

Summary The Court of Appeal has overturned a decision of the EAT and confirmed only the mindset of the decision maker is relevant when determining if a decision to dismiss is automatically unfair. Findings Ms Jhuti (J) was a media … Continue reading

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Social Care Compliance Scheme

Summary On 2 November 2017 the government launched the Social Care Compliance Scheme (SCCS). SCCS aims to assist those social care providers who owe employees back-pay following the recent tribunal ruling that care staff should be paid the National Minimum … Continue reading

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