The number of men taking time off work when their baby is born is falling. Despite the government’s attempts to encourage fathers to increase the time they spend caring for their children, it seems many men do not take advantage of their statutory right to paternity leave.
Recent UK media headlines have focused on pioneering private medical treatment being offered to women to postpone the menopause by removing a piece of their ovary by keyhole surgery
The Claimant, Mrs Coffey, applied to the Wiltshire Constabulary to become a police constable. However, a medical examination revealed that she suffered from some hearing loss. Following Home Office guidance, the Wiltshire Constabulary arranged for a practical functionality test, which she passed.
NHS Trust did not discriminate when removing Christian NED for speaking out against homosexuality and same-sex couple adoption
Mr Page, a practising Christian, was a non-executive director of an NHS Trust and a lay magistrate sitting in criminal and family courts. He participated in decisions involving adoptions.
A SIXTH ANNIVERSARY MESSAGE FROM GARETH BRAHAMS, MANAGING PARTNER OF BDBF Today marks the sixth anniversary since we opened the doors of BDBF. We started
Employment Law News We are delighted to announce that BDBF is one of The Times newspaper’s ‘Best Law Firms 2019’ in England and Wales.
Employment Law News Highest whistleblowing damages in a landmark employment case Gareth Brahams, Managing Partner and Nick Wilcox, Partner, of employment law specialists Brahams Dutt
Tom McLaughlin features in Ignites Europe – questions on salary history may become a thing of the past
Questions about prospective employees’ previous salary are common during financial services firms recruitment processes, but they could be on their way out. Siobhan Riding of Ignites
The High Court has clarified the scope of an employer’s duty when giving a reference in respect of a former employee.
What are the rules on recording employee communications in financial services firms? In 2017, the FCA announced an increase in the number of financial services