Enfranchisement reform - implications for community-led housing
We look at the impact of proposed changes to enfranchisement law – community-led housing (CLH) groups should respond before 7 January 2019.
Will a refusal to offer a trial period make a redundancy dismissal unfair?
Yes, the refusal of a contractual right to a four week trial period in an alternative role is very likely to lead to an unfair dismissal (EAT).
Can an employee be dismissed for incapability if their contract provides long-term disability benefits?
Incapability dismissal may be unfair and discriminatory if employee is contractually entitled to income when incapacitated by permanent disability.