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ACAS Consultation on settlement agreements

The Government is currently in the process of introducing changes to legislation in relation to offers of settlement and settlement agreements. These changes will be made under the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, which is currently progressing through Parliament. ACAS … Continue reading

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Consultation on Early Conciliation by ACAS

In January 2013 the Government launched a consultation on the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill which, once in force, will require prospective Claimants to request early conciliation before certain proceedings can be issued at the Employment Tribunal. This change ensures … Continue reading

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More legislation on equality

The Government recently announced further amendments to the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill in relation to equal pay audits and equalities.  These amendments have been announced in advance of the Bill’s report stage and third reading which was due to … Continue reading

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Protected Conversations – are we any further forward?

Following an amendment to the Enterprise and Regulatory Reform Bill, any discussions between an employer and an employee surrounding offers to terminate employment are to be inadmissible in unfair dismissal claims. The aim of the new legislation is to ensure … Continue reading

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