Supreme Court decision on “worker” status

  • 22 June 2018
  • McGrade

The Supreme Court has made an important decision in a case which involves Pimlico Plumbers. The person who brought the case, Mr Smith, has been fo...

holiday pay

HOLIDAY PAY INCLUDES VOLUNTARY OVERTIME

  • 22 August 2017
  • McGrade

The ongoing saga of holiday pay takes another turn following a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal decision, which has decided that pay for voluntar...

gig economy

UNDERSTANDING THE “GIG ECONOMY”

  • 15 February 2017
  • McGrade

The issue of the gig economy has featured very prominently media coverage of the last few months. Cases involving Uber drivers, cycle couriers...

questions at interview

THINGS AN EMPLOYER SHOULD KNOW

  • 14 February 2017
  • McGrade

Asking questions about health at interview Employers should be very wary of asking questions regarding a candidate’s health at int...

changes to employment law

FORTHCOMING CHANGES TO EMPLOYMENT LAW

  • 14 February 2017
  • McGrade

April 2017 A number of important changes to employment law come into operation in April 2017. National minimum wage in...

uber

HOW DOES THE UBER RULING AFFECT ME?

  • 01 November 2016
  • McGrade

An Employment Tribunal has very recently issued a Judgment following a claim by drivers engaged by Uber, which ruled they are ‘workers’ wi...

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