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Tom Heys
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There have been calls for the National Minimum Wage to evolve; perhaps there should be different rates for different UK regions. Could this be a good idea? Would it be legally possible? In the third of our four part series on low pay issues, we discuss the issues.
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Recent post: fact checking the Daily Mail Online's stats on older workers http://buff.ly/1ynLfFw #ukemplaw #hrdata #ageing
In a recent article, the Daily Mail made a series of statistical claims relating to earnings of the over 60s. The article makes a series of claims based on Prudential research and which cover the time period 2011-2013. The claims are that: Annual income for over 60s in work rose by 6.1% to £ ...
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Abolishing Default Retirement Age caused monthly increase in over 65s in work to double http://buff.ly/VzFPdC #hrblogs #hrdata #ukemplaw
The Default Retirement Age ("DRA") allowed employers in the UK to forcibly retire staff over 65 and was abolished in 2011. Now that some three years have passed since then, we wanted to see what, if any, impact this has had. To do this, we analysed data from the ONS showing the number of over ...
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Ageism in Silicon Valley is a huge problem. It makes me feel old at 33.
A behind-the-scenes report from the most ageist place in America: Silicon Valley.
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City firms could be more committed on reducing age disctrimination, say city workers http://bit.ly/12fqE82 #financialservices
Workers in the City say their employers are less committed to dealing with age discrimination than to other forms of discrimination, according to a survey by financial services recruiter Astbury Marsd...
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Age discrimination there was - employee called "Yoda" by colleagues won claim http://bit.ly/YfHwfi #ukemplaw #ageism #starwars #jedi
The facts. Mr Nolan was employed by CD Bramall Dealership (“Bramall”) from November 2005. Since 2007, he had held the position of Service Team Leader. Mr Nolan's line manager, Mr Heeley, subjected Mr ...
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Just added: +1 buttons! Lovely followers and circlers - please show us some appreciation and love by going to www.agediscrimination.info and clicking them! #socialmedia #ukemplaw
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In light of recent high profile scandals in the financial services sector the FCA are giving high priority to pursuing alleged misconduct of firms and individuals.
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The road surfacer who was told "you're too old" wins an age discrimination claim http://bit.ly/16Ytq5a #ukemplaw #ageism #harassment
The Facts. Mr Kerr began working for O'Hara Brothers Surfacing Ltd (“O'Hara”) in February 1998. His job involved surfacing roads and driveways. O'Hara placed employees in 'gangs' which were rostered f...
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Interested in Dutch age discrimination law? Read our summary http://bit.ly/15QoHPA (courtesy of our friends at Bronsgeest Deur Advocaten)
Bronsgeest Deur Advocaten. www.bd-advocaten.nl. Overview. The Constitution of the Netherlands (article 1) contains a general prohibition on discrimination. This article forms the basis of all Equal tr...
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    Law, 2002 - 2005
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