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Amazon latest target in bogus self-employment fight

Amazon drivers are being misclassified as self-employed, law firm Leigh Day says.

Labour Party adopts IER sectoral collective bargaining plan

The Institute of Employment Rights welcomes the adoption of its sectoral collective bargaining proposals by the Labour Party.

Hospitality staff get tips protection after five-year wait

Former Business Secretary Sajid Javid initially promised the new law in 2016.

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Comment - 2 Aug 2021

Corporate power in international supply chains

Bert Schouwenburg
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Why legislation is needed to stop fire and rehire

Barry Gardiner
Comment - 18 Jun 2021

Are investors waking up to labour rights?

Alice Martin

Press releases

Labour’s Fair Pay Agreements policy “wise and progressive”

Experts at the independent think tank, the Institute of Employment Rights, welcome today's Labour Party proposal for Fair Pay Agreements.

Bill to abolish insecure work gains cross-party support; passes into Committee stage

The Status of Workers Bill was supported by Crossbench, Conservative, Green and Labour Party peers in the House of Lords today.