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Is veganism a “philosophical belief” that should be protected by law?

An employment tribunal is being asked to decide whether veganism is a "philosophical belief" and therefore, should be protected by law. The landmark case, which...

Five things we learnt in employment law this week (July 31)

The Supreme Court has found that a Police Commissioner did not owe a duty of care to protect individual officers from risk of...

How to create a culture of kindness (and reduce discrimination claims)...

As an employment lawyer, I have spent my most of my career advising clients how best to mitigate risks and claims, writes Danielle Spiers,...

Location, location, location: what employers need to know about the office...

Moving offices to a new area is a big decision. It can involve employees taking on a long commute or even relocating their whole...

Protected characteristics and unconscious bias: the do’s and don’ts of interviews

The independent McGregor-Smith Review, published earlier this year, looked at issues affecting black and minority ethnic (BME) groups in the workplace, identifying discrimination and...