ACAS Early Conciliation

From 6 May 2014 any employee wanting to bring a Tribunal claim will first have to contact ACAS and go through early conciliation. When they contact ACAS they will fill in a form giving the details of who should be contacted at the employer company. ACAS realise that...

Warning for employers involved in public sector tendering

We are reminded this week that employers who take part in public sector tendering are at risk of potentially business closing claims if they do not carry out proper due diligence, and this is particularly the case regarding Equal Pay. In a Scottish case, women traffic...