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CASE STUDY – Caterpillar Northern Ireland wins at the Court of Appeal Northern Ireland

CASE STUDY – Caterpillar Northern Ireland wins at the Court of Appeal Northern Ireland

Caterpillar Northern Ireland wins at the Court of Appeal Northern Ireland Summary We recently supported our Member, Caterpillar, overturn an Industrial Tribunal Decision that found that the 3 waiting days before the employee received contractual sick pay amounted to an unlawful deduction from wages. The Court of Appeal NI overturned this decision and found that

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FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR: L’DERRY VENUE – 16 December 2019 – LRA Pre-Claim / Early Conciliation

FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR: L’DERRY VENUE – 16 December 2019 – LRA Pre-Claim / Early Conciliation

FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR:  LRA Pre-Claim / Early Conciliation with Labour Relations Agency (coming into force in January 2020) DATE: Monday 16 December 2019 TIME: 8.30AM – 9.30AM (8.15AM – 8.30AM REGISTRATION) L’DERRY VENUE: Labour Relations Agency, 3rd Floor Chambers, The Diamond, L’Derry. BT48 6HN Given the interest in this Seminar, and that a number of Organisations have expressed an interest in attending a similar event in

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FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR: BELFAST VENUE – 12 December 2019 – LRA Pre-Claim / Early Conciliation

FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR: BELFAST VENUE – 12 December 2019 – LRA Pre-Claim / Early Conciliation

FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR:  LRA Pre-Claim / Early Conciliation with Labour Relations Agency (coming into force in January 2020) BELFAST SEMINAR DATE: Thursday 12 December 2019 TIME: 8.30AM – 9.30AM (8.15AM – 8.30AM REGISTRATION) BELFAST VENUE: EEF NI, 7 PILOT’S VIEW, HERON ROAD, BELFAST, BT3 9LE If your Organisation has been the subject of any Tribunal Claims, you will know that the first you generally know about the Claim is

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1 October 2019 Breakfast Seminar with Diversity Mark

1 October 2019 Breakfast Seminar with Diversity Mark

We launched October 2019 with a very comprehensive seminar presented by Christine White, Head of Business Development with Diversity Mark. Christine provide a very engaging seminar on the real business benefits of embracing Diversity and Inclusion in the Workplace and explained the process of coming on board with their Charter Mark. It really is about

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1 October 2019 – FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR: Charter Mark with Diversity Mark Northern Ireland

1 October 2019 – FREE BREAKFAST SEMINAR: Charter Mark with Diversity Mark Northern Ireland

DATE: Tuesday, 1 October 2019 TIME: 8.30AM – 9.30AM (8.15AM – 8.30AM REGISTRATION) VENUE: EEF NI, 7 PILOT’S VIEW, HERON ROAD, BELFAST, BT3 9LE Our Breakfast Seminar is just over a week away and we have places remaining on it. If you are interested in knowing more about the Charter Mark (which is on billboards around the city) and why a growing

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Northern Ireland Court of Appeal upholds Employment Tribunal Decision on calculating Holiday Pay

Northern Ireland Court of Appeal upholds Employment Tribunal Decision on calculating Holiday Pay

  The Northern Ireland Court of Appeal (NICA) Judgement this week sent shockwaves through organisations; employers had been hoping for some good news but will be bitterly disappointed. The Judgement substantially upholds the Belfast Employment Tribunal Decision of 2 November 2018 that found the PSNI & the Police Authority for NI liable for not including

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EEF NI Annual Conference 2019

EEF NI Annual Conference 2019

Our 16th Annual Conference for Employment Law for HR professionals took place on 5 June 2019 to a sold out audience. We are delighted to have had such a full and varied programme delivered by the EEF NI legal team and external Speakers, all experts in their individual fields. The Conference was a great success

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10 Golden Rules for Giving Witness Evidence at an Employment Tribunal

10 Golden Rules for Giving Witness Evidence at an Employment Tribunal

Without doubt appearing as a witness in a tribunal case is very daunting and nerve wrecking for most. Nothing compares to the real thing. But there are steps you can take to bolster your confidence and provide yourself with the best opportunity to give your best evidence. So here are my 10 Golden Rules: Be

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Disability Action Launch New Employer Guide on Positive Approach to Employing People with Disabilities

Disability Action Launch New Employer Guide on Positive Approach to Employing People with Disabilities

A new five step recruitment guide has been launched by Disability Action and the Northern Ireland Union of Supported Employment. The resource ‘Employing People with Disabilities: A Positive Action Guide for Employers’ has been designed to help employers to match the right people with the right jobs, achieving positive outcomes for everyone. The Positive Action

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EEF NI Annual Conference

EEF NI Annual Conference

 EEF NI Annual Conference Date: Wednesday, 5 June 2019 Venue: Titanic Belfast This is a must attend event for HR professionals.  EEF NI Legal Team and guest speakers will cover a programme providing updates on employment law, case law and insights into a range of topical issues impacting on employers and HR Professionals. We hope you can join

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