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Latest News

17 June 2019

Young local government workers are being blocked from progressing in their careers after austerity measures led to cuts in training, Unison members have noted.

14 June 2019

A Parliamentary Committee has called upon the government to act on the abuse of non-disclosure agreements (NDAs) following an inquiry into the use of such contracts to silence the victims of harassment in the workplace.

14 June 2019

The Court of Appeal has ruled that workers who put in overtime regularly should have those extra hours taken into account when their holiday pay entitlement is calculated.

Promoted Publication

Rolling out the Manifesto for Labour Law

edited by John Hendy QC, Professor Keith Ewing and Carolyn Jones

Rolling out the Manifesto for Labour Law

The IER’s 2016 Manifesto for Labour Law garnered support from major unions across the UK, the Green Party, the Scottish Nationalist Party, and most of all the Labour Party. Indeed the Labour Party’s popular and influential 2017 Manifesto For the Many, Not the Few adopted many of the IER’s recommendations as a blueprint for future reform.




Upcoming Conferences and Events

An evening with William B Gould

27/06/2019 20:00

Thursday 27 June 2019

An evening conference
Unite the Union, London

How does the UK situation compare to workers’ rights in the US and what can we learn from recent developments in America?