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February 2016

  • Holiday pay calculation must reflect commission by Fiona, posted on 24th Feb 2016 Holiday pay calculation must reflect commission On 22nd February 2016, the Employment Appeal Tribunal (EAT) handed down its decision in the long-running case of Lock v British Gas Trading Ltd...
  • The New National Living Wage - What you need to know by Angie, posted on 23rd Feb 2016 The New National Living Wage - What you need to know It has now been confirmed that the new National Living Wage (NLW) will come into force on 1st April 2016...
  • How to Deal With Disrespect or Insubordination by Angie, posted on 16th Feb 2016 How to Deal With Disrespect or Insubordination If you have an employee who is vocally challenging, rude, aggressive, militant or point blank refuses to follow a reasonable instruction you should address it appropriately...
  • Criminal record disclosure checks ruled 'unlawful' by Fiona, posted on 2nd Feb 2016 Criminal record disclosure checks ruled 'unlawful' The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) (formally the Criminal Records Bureau (CRB)) in England and Wales, provides details of a job applicant's previous convictions...