Tag Archives: flexible working

Sunday working and religious discrimination

The EAT has held in the case of Mba –v- Mayor and Burgesses of the London Borough of Merton that Mrs Mba, a Christian, was not indirectly discriminated against by her employer’s requirements that all care workers were required to … Continue reading

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Extension to rights of flexible working and parental leave

In May 2011, the Government published a consultation on Modern Workplaces which included proposals to make employment practices within the UK more flexible and family friendly. On 13 November 2012, the response to this consultation was announced confirming that the … Continue reading

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Stats suggest fears about flexible workers unfounded

The Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) has received the results of a request under the Freedom of Information Act for information on the number of employment tribunal claims relating to the right to request flexible working – these … Continue reading

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