Darren Newman Employment Law
Join 7,716 other subscribers
Twitter UpdatesTweets by DazNewman
The Range of Reasonable Responses Podcast
Category Archives: Compensation and Remedies
The problem with P&O – when ignoring employment law is ‘worth it’
I think most employment lawyers would have had the same reaction as me when they saw the news about P&O sacking 800 ferry workers without notice or consultation. First you see it as an outrageous breach of even the basic … Continue reading
Unfair Dismissal: What’s it worth?
I remember the days when the compensation limits for unfair dismissal were nice round numbers. The compensatory award was set by Government as £8,000 (a while ago), £10,000 or £12,000. Then New Labour increased the limit to £50,000 and provided … Continue reading
Why did Haringey pay Sharon Shoesmith so much?
It is being widely reported that the accounts published by Haringey Council reveal the amount that was paid to Sharon Shoesmith to settle her legal challenge to the decision to sack her back in December 2008 (note to the press: it was not an … Continue reading
Posted in Compensation and Remedies Tagged Haringey, judicial review, settlement, Shoesmith 2 Comments