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Dress codes in the workplace – what’s the position?

Neill Thomas Friday, April 7, 2017

Following the recent high profile exposure of dress codes requiring women to comply with more onerous requirements than men, and the decisions of the ECJ in relation to the wearing of headscarves, we bring you an up to date look at the issue of dress codes in the workplace.

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The perks of old age?

Meredith Hurst Wednesday, February 18, 2015

Can the removal of perks amount to indirect age discrimination? If so, can it be justified? Solicitor Julie Goodway has the answers. According to the recent decision of the Employment Appeal Tribunal in the two claims against HCL Insurance BPO Services Limited, the answer to both questions is 'yes'. Background Many of the staff at HCL had been transferred to it under TUPE from various companies.  As a result, the staff had different terms and conditions.  These differences...

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