Discrimination Diaries: Protected Conversations

Discrimination Diaries: Protected Conversations

Our discrimination expert, Senior Solicitor Katie Harris, answers your questions on difficult discrimination issues in employment. Names and circumstances have been changed to protect the identities of those involved. This week Katie looks at when a Protected...
Neurodiversity in the workplace

Neurodiversity in the workplace

FREE Whistleblowing & IR35 events - Sign up now It is well known that employers have an obligation to make reasonable adjustments for disabled employees, and that they should not be treated unfavourably for a reason arising out of their disability.  However, as a...
Discrimination Diaries: Redundancy and Maternity Leave

Discrimination Diaries: Redundancy and Maternity Leave

Our discrimination expert, Senior Solicitor Katie Harris, answers your questions on difficult discrimination issues in employment. Names and circumstances have been changes to protect the identities of those involved. This week, Katie looks at redundancy and maternity...
Employer’s GDPR fears confirmed: use of consent in employment

Employer’s GDPR fears confirmed: use of consent in employment

The Greek arm of PriceWaterhouseCoopers have been hit with a €150,000 fine after the Hellenic Data Protection Authority (the Greek equivalent to our Information Commissioner’s Office) conducted an investigation following a complaint in respect of PWC’s processing of...
Supreme Ruling on Restrictive Covenants

Supreme Ruling on Restrictive Covenants

Restraint of Trade Clauses and EnforceabilityA restraint of trade clause is designed to protect a business by limiting any competition with that business. This may take form by restricting an employee from working for a competitor for 6 months, following termination...
Discrimination Diaries: Whistleblowing

Discrimination Diaries: Whistleblowing

Our discrimination expert, Senior Solicitor Katie Harris, answers your questions on difficult discrimination issues in employment. Names and circumstances have been changed to protect the identities of those involved. This week, Katie looks at dealing with...