Settlement Agreements are legally binding contracts which can be used to resolve ongoing workplace disputes or they can be used to end an employment relationship. They are voluntary and generally include some form of payment to be made to the employee. In essence, once a valid Settlement Agreement has been signed by both parties, the employee is unable to pursue or make any Employment Tribunal claims.
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Many of my clients fund my advice and representation at the Employment Tribunal using a Legal Expenses Insurance policy. However, sometimes getting funding can be a challenge – read on for more information.
In Mr J Hargreaves v Governing Body of Manchester Grammar School UKEAT/0048/18/, the Employment Appeal Tribunal considered whether it was fair for an employer to withhold evidence from the disciplinary hearing that ultimately led to his dismissal. Read my post for full details of this case and the implications for employees.
Before getting geared up to claim Unfair Dismissal, you should have a basic understanding of the realistic value of your claim. This post explores the compensation the Employment Tribunal may award, and highlights why expert advice, from our specialist solicitors could see you reach a far more positive outcome than expected.
Suffering Sexual Harassment at Work can feel very isolating. Read this post to see the feedback one of our Solicitors received last week following successful conclusion of a client’s Sexual Harassment at Work claim.
My client sought advice after he was unfairly demoted, suffered a pay cut and was forced to relocate by his employer. Read this post to see how I assisted my client get the disciplinary sanction quashed, along with reinstatement into his role, back pay and a pay rise.
Dismissed with no notice pay and don’t know what to do? Read this post on how I recently helped a client successfully conclude a claim for breach of contract.
One of the first issues many of my clients are concerned about when considering whether to start Employment Tribunal proceedings, is how much it will cost them. This is a very important issue and so I always give clear advice on funding during initial client consultations. Read on for more about just one funding option, termed legal expenses insurance.
We know the significant impact problems at work can have on both employers and employees. All our solicitors are fully qualified and specialise only in employment law, but don’t just trust us… Read on for some of the lovely reviews our clients have recently left for one of our Directors, Sophie Goodwill.