Legislation Limiting Back-Dated Holiday Pay Claims Introduced

New employment legislation has been introduced by the government which will come into force from 8th January 2015.

The Deduction from Wages (Limitation) Regulations 2014 comes on the back of a recent Employment Appeal Tribunal ruling which stated that regular overtime should be taken into consideration when calculating an employee’s holiday pay.
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ACAS Publishes Early Conciliation Statistics

As reported back in my Employment Law Reform Timetable in early 2013, in May of this year new rules relating to Early Conciliation in Employment Tribunals were introduced.

The new rules mean that anyone making Employment Tribunal claims from 6th May 2014 had to first notify ACAS.
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Government Publishes Updated Employment Law Reform Timetable For 2013

The Government has just published a report detailing their progress so far in reforming many areas of employment.

A revised timetable for implementing many changes was included in the report. Several changes are expected during 2013 and 2014 and in the first of two articles, I will summarise the changes expected in April 2013 and in the summer.
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