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23 October 2017

In its 2017 Manifesto, the Conservative Party vowed to provide additional rights for paid leave for parents who have lost a child.

23 October 2017

The vast majority of the UK public would back a ban on unpaid internships lasting four weeks or more, a new poll has revealed.

20 October 2017

The latest report from the Social Mobility Commission has found that only one in six low-paid workers escaped onto a higher wage over the last decade.

Promoted Publication

mythology of business

By David Whyte

Published August 2015

The ‘myths’ that this publication takes into consideration are the kind of things that politicians now routinely say without thinking. Yet these 10 myths have very little foundation in reality and are rarely, if ever, accompanied with any concrete evidence to support them.

Upcoming Conferences and Events

Post-Brexit Employment Rights and Trade Deals: Glasgow

16/11/2017 14:30

Thursday 16 November 2017

A one-day conference
Unite the Union, Glasgow

At this one-day conference, some of the UK's leading academics, lawyers and campaigners will discuss the threats to employment law posed by Brexit, as well as proposing ideas for how workers' rights can be protected and even improved upon during the negotiations with the EU, as well as in future trade deals.