Resources

Protection of Official Data - submission to the Law Commission

02 May 2017

Catherine Hobby, Senior Lecturer in Law at University of East London, responds to the Law Commission's consultation on how to protect Official Data as it reviews statutes including the Official Secrets Act, with particular emphasis on how any reform could affect the rights of whistleblowers at work.

Trade Union Act 2016: What is says; what it means

01 March 2017

The Trade Union Act is implemented today, but what does that mean for workers and trade unions?

Find below our easy to read guide to the new legislation and what it will mean for industrial relations.

In our Manifesto for Labour Law - 25 recommendations for reform, the principles of which have been adopted by the Labour Party - we call for the full repeal of the Trade Union Act 2016.

Click here to read more about the Manifesto for Labour Law

Submission to the United Nations Open-ended Inter-Governmental Working Group on Transnational Corporations and Human Rights

06 September 2016

Stefanie Khoury and Professor David Whyte, both of the University of Liverpool, responded on behalf of the Institute of Employment Rights to a call for evidence by the United Nations Human Rights Council regarding the potential principles, scope and elements of an internationally binding instrument to protect human rights.

Manifesto for Labour Law Sponsors

The Institute of Employment Rights would like to thank the following sponsors for their generous donations to our project development fund:

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Barry Amiel Norman Melbourne Trust Fund

Stephanie Petrie

Alan Tuckman

Philip Wiseman

Paul Mackney

Alan Bogg

Michael Costello

Sandra Durkin

Patricia Fernandes

Anthony Lee

Unite NW/102999 Manchester retired members branch

Angela Fu

B. Wright

Unite the Union - NW Region

Wanjiru Njoya

Unite 0989 Branch NW

UNISON Epson & St. Helier Branch

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